“We call on all opposing sides for a dialogue because there is no other alternative to violence,” the letter says.
“Only an ability to hear the other side can give us hope to get out of the abyss our countries were thrown into several days ago. Let yourself and us all enter the Easter Lent in the spirit of faith and love. Stop the war.” Continue reading “Peacemakers”
In the first centuries immediately following Jesus’ death, there was a flurry of finger-pointing and anti-Jewish sentiment in the burgeoning Christian community. It appears that some of the early copyists chose to omit this passage as it freed the Jewish people of exclusive culpability for Christ’s death. Continue reading “Father, forgive them…”
And we know that for those who love God, all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose. For those whom he foreknew, he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers.
Continue reading Do you want a good life?
I’ve spent over a decade at three universities/colleges studying Archaeology, History, Classics & Ancient History, Cultural Heritage, Christian Ministry and Theology. This question has reared its head on numerous occasions, particularly during my study of Archaeology. As you’ve seen … Continue reading Do the theories of Evolution and Natural Selection disprove Christianity?
Alongside believing in the glory of God and the good news of Jesus Christ, all believers have been commissioned or charged to tell others about Him. Continue reading The Great Commission to Believers
What does it mean that God is Omnipotent, Omniscient, Omnipresent and Omnibenevolent? Continue reading God is “Omni” everything, so why were WE created?
I’m sure the title of this post is bound to draw a variety of responses, some less than favourable. However, I want to assure you’ll that I’m by no means a “Christmas Grinch”. I’m simply curious how Jesus Christ, the all living Son of the One True God, has been slighted out of His own birthday celebration through the promotion of a fat bearded fiction from the North Pole. Continue reading Santa Clause, a Spurious Idol
“Sun, stand still at Gibeon,
And moon, at the Valley of Aijalon!”
So the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, until the nation avenged themselves of their enemies Continue reading The sun stood still, and the moon stopped
Abram considered Melchizedek to be the first high priest of God, Jehovah, and it’s clear that the unknown author of Hebrews saw a parallel between the eternal priesthood of Melchizedek with that of Jesus Christ through King David. Continue reading The Undying Priesthood
“But for the cowardly, and unbelieving, and abominable, and murderers, and sexually immoral persons, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, their part will be in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.” Continue reading Will anything keep me out of heaven?