By Ngozi Nwoke Does it pay to be a Christian? What kind of life should a person expect having identified with Jesus? When people consider the Christian suffering, they shudder; but the truth is that Christians suffer for two basic reasons. This article explains these two reasons why Christians suffer. Remember the word that I said… Read More The Two Basic Reasons Why Christians Suffer
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
Imagine Thomas Merton Teaching You a Class on Christian Mysticism… https://t.co/hdaRPJVYT7 #Catholic #religious #mysticism — earthpages.org (@earthpages) September 11, 2017 Was Thomas Merton really a great mystic, as indicated above? When I think of great Catholic mystics people like St. Faustina Kowalska come to mind. She was so busy suffering for others and having daily… Read More Was Thomas Merton a great mystic?
https://t.co/dEwLLbhDGH — earthpages.org (@earthpages) April 30, 2017 Today’s tweeted story got me thinking about sacrifice and service. So many people find themselves in situations where they feel called to make sacrifices. If this truly is a call from God, then it’s a beautiful thing that usually bears fruit in unexpected ways. But there might be… Read More Sacrifice, Service and “The Holy Helper”
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?
By Gerry Legister When a person like Judas dies his character lives on in other individuals, who are portraying symptoms of those same characteristic traits, they are reborn all over again with similar deep rooted guile. Jesus answered them, “I chose you, the Twelve, didn’t I? Yet one of you is a devil.” John 6:70… Read More Living in the shadow of Judas
By David Richerd When it comes to the various denominations that have established themselves over the years, the Universalists are arguably one that is the most misunderstood. While there are some factions of the church that have been ridiculed for their quick buck mentality when it comes to being an ‘ordained minister’, there are actually… Read More Inside the Universal Life Church World Organization