“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?
“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
“…whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit never has forgiveness, but is guilty of an eternal sin” Continue reading Feeling Unforgivable?
God is not ignorant. He’s omni everything. It was because Adam chose to listen to his wife and disregard the earlier instruction and warning from God that Adam, Eve and the rest of mankind was evicted. Yes, Eve was the one who was deceived by Satan and succumbed to temptation, but it was Adam who chose to put aside the wise command from God, accepted and ate the forbidden fruit. Continue reading 8 Biblical examples of Fatherhood
After comparing the Allah of the Qur’an and the Yahweh of the Bible, it should be apparent that they could not be referring to the same God. Continue reading Christianity and Islam: Diametrically Opposed
Why did Jonah disobey the Lord? Well, for starters, the Ninevites were notoriously wicked, they weren’t the kind of people who’d appreciate some bad news from a travelling prophet. Indeed, the widely known and feared atrocities carried out by the Assyrians are well explicated in the book of Nahum Continue reading Jonah, an Uncooperative Prophet