The New Testament – An Invitation to True Greatness

The New Testament is that part of the Christian Bible dealing with the birth, teachings, living examples, miracles, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is composed of the Four Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John), the “Acts of the Apostles,” “The Epistles” and the “Apocalypse of John.” Most scholars say most if not all… Read More The New Testament – An Invitation to True Greatness

Can we escape interpreting the holy books – or anything else?

I’m not oblivious to the power of religious experience. When reading the Bible I’ve felt a tremendous sense of peace and certainty from time to time. But that doesn’t mean I agree with everything the Bible says. Or that I believe it all comes directly from the mind of God. Call me irreverent if you… Read More Can we escape interpreting the holy books – or anything else?

Love Thy Neighbour: A Look at the Relationship between Modern Christians and the LGBT Community

By Jessica Wayner  . Homophobia and transphobia are serious issues within Canada and yet majorly overlooked due to this country’s reputation of acceptance and multiculturalism. It is reported that both gay and lesbian Canadians are two times more likely to be victimized and bisexuals are four times more likely to be victimized than heterosexual Canadians (Statistics Canada). This statistic… Read More Love Thy Neighbour: A Look at the Relationship between Modern Christians and the LGBT Community