A very disturbing piece of news from the Franciscan University of Steubenville, a Catholic college:We posted yesterday a series of ads to Facebook to promote our online MA Theology and MA Catecheti Source: Christianity: Too Violent For Facebook | The American Conservative
Vatican press chief resigns over doctored letter | PBS NewsHour https://t.co/sVdTZHXDQ8 — earthpages.org (@earthpages) March 23, 2018
Pope wants Lord's Prayer changed https://t.co/EC2XMNZcHZ – “The word in question is peirasmos [from New Testament Greek] which means both to tempt and to be tested. So on one level the pope has a point. But he’s also stepping into a theological debate about the nature of evil." — earthpages.org (@earthpages) December 8, 2017 Probably… Read More Pope wants to update Lord’s Prayer
Among Christians, St. Peter is often compared to St. Paul. Peter is seen as the rule man. Paul, the innovator. Together, they are usually cited as the two most important early Christians after Jesus Christ, himself. Women in Early Christianity Feminists say the primacy of Peter and Paul is a male take on early Christianity. A… Read More Peter, Paul and Women – Another look at the Early Church
Jerusalem – "The nonpareil of beauty, the pride of the whole earth!" ~ Jeremiah vs. "A hole in the corner" ~ Cicero #perspective #history pic.twitter.com/URLhnHW1et — earthpages.org (@earthpages) March 19, 2017 This morning I was reading Daily Life in Palestine at the Time of Christ and came across these two quotes (tweeted above). It made me… Read More EP Today – In the dark or the light?
https://t.co/s9mZMhH0n6 — earthpages.org (@earthpages) October 22, 2016 This is one of the better articles on mysticism I’ve seen in a while. Not only does it gently rebuke those Christian fundamentalists who proclaim that mysticism is “of the devil.” But it also mentions how Evelyn Underhill, one of my favorite writers on mysticism, points out as… Read More Mysticism needs a reality check
Every morning I go through the news in specific categories. I tweet stories that I feel are important because they are often overlooked on the front page. I often react to the stories and would like to comment. But I don’t always have time. So today I thought I’d list some of the top tweets.… Read More Today’s Top Tweets