Tag Archives: Jesus

“To speak of forgiveness…”

“To speak of forgiveness…” Simeon Adams sentenced to 55 years in Nathan Trapuzzano murder case “Simeon Adams, 18, pleaded guilty to the murder of Nathan Trapuzzano in June. Adams admitted to shooting and killing Trapuzzano on West 16th Street in the early morning hours … Continue reading

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Violence, Nonviolence, and the #CharlestonShooting

Violence, Nonviolence, and the #CharlestonShooting In reaction to the Charleston church shooting, Armstrong Williams says church folk need to arm themselves and keep a close eye on visitors to the church. But what would Jesus do? Jesus didn’t defend himself, … Continue reading

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NeoCatholic blogger DEFENDS dousing the homeless with a sprinkler system

NeoCatholic blogger DEFENDS dousing the homeless with a sprinkler system “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.” ~ Jesus (Matthew 8:10) Have you seen the news … Continue reading

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Euphemisms & Euthanasia

Euphemisms & Euthanasia “The thief [Satan] comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” ~ Jesus (John 10:10) I like words. Maybe that’s why I’m a writer? Or maybe I … Continue reading

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Judas, Peter, Francis, and Julie: Descending to the Limits of Absurdity

Judas, Peter, Francis, and Julie: Descending to the Limits of Absurdity “Judas was not the one who sinned the most: I don’t know who sinned the most.” ~ Pope Francis “But there are some of you who do not believe.” … Continue reading

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This confusion is of the devil

This confusion is of the devil “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves. You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? So, every … Continue reading

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The Deadly Error of “Christian” Zionism

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” ~ Jesus (Matthew 5:9) Continue reading

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