Tag Archives: Bible

Christians, Trump, and the Devil

Too many people who call themselves “Christians” have sold their eternal souls for a mess of American pottage. Supporting Donald Trump is only one symptom of their eternally fatal disease… Continue reading

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The Pool of Bethesda

The Pool of Bethesda “Beth hesda” is Hebrew for “House of mercy” Interestingly enough, Bethesda, Maryland is named after the old Bethesda Meeting House, which takes it’s name from the Pool of Bethesda story in the Bible. I used to … Continue reading

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The Ecclesiastical Text

The Ecclesiastical Text Now that I’m “Back to the Bible”, so to speak, I’m re-examining some of the textual criticism issues I studied over 20 years ago. I read Theodore Letis’ book “The Ecclesiastical Text” 20 years ago, and I … Continue reading

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The World and the Church

The World and the Church “I have given them your word, and the world has hated them because they are not of the world, just as I am not of the world.” ~ Jesus (John 17:14) I’ve been thinking a … Continue reading

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New Vatican Document on Catholic-Jewish Relations

New Vatican Document on Catholic-Jewish Relations “I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.” ~ Jesus Christ (Matthew 15:24) “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for … Continue reading

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The Humiliation of the Word – Jacques Ellul

  The Humiliation of the Word – Jacques Ellul “This, then, is our situation today: through the eruption of unlimited artificial images, we have reduced truth to the order of reality and banished the shy and fleeting expression of truth. … Continue reading

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There’s so much fear, anger, and hatred in the world

There’s so much fear, anger, and hatred in the world. God help us. It’s time to get back to the Bible, especially the teachings of Jesus… “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate … Continue reading

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