“Even unusual relic traditions, like the supposed foreskin of Jesus, have a deep spiritual significance representing the first blood he shed, giving special meaning to the devotion of the precious blood of Christ,” said Elizabeth Lev, Professor of Art History, Rome campuses of Duquesne University and the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn. […]
This is the second post in my series on Robert Barron’s new book Catholicism: A Journey to the Heart of the Faith from Image Catholic Books. I finished reading it last week, but with the start of the academic year, I’m just getting to write my review. I hope that some of you were able […]
Jesus knew that God’s lost children wouldn’t find their way home through a dose of metaphysics. Therefore, he served as an example of someone who was fully physical and spiritual at the same time – God, the soul, and a mortal human being were united. Jesus didn’t simply bring the light of God to earth; […]
Let me just quote you a few lines from “the teacher of the Urantia Book”: You and maybe two or three others on here are “inerrant” Bible fundamentalists. I am a Jesus Christ here in Spirit fundamentalist and more. This was in response to me saying that The Bible is “inspired” by God […]
“When God needed help on earth, who did he hire? His son Jesus Christ”. Michael Scott, The Office.
It’s interesting that Jesus used King David a lot as an example for breaking the Jewish Law about washing hands, eating on the sabbath etc… For in the study of David, we not only find he ate the consecrated bread in the temple, he broke many laws which deserved death. He wrongfully murdered, committed adultery, broke treaties and […]
Someone reminded me tonight that Mary gave birth to the humanity of Jesus, not the divinity of Jesus since Jesus as deity pre-existed as He has always been the Son of God; He didn’t pre-exist as a man. Which is why Mary the mother of Jesus is special as she bought the humanity of Jesus […]
God reveals Himself to us, He doesn’t give us theories. Salvation is not found in a theory – Salvation is found in Jesus Christ. Jesus is the most important part of Creation – Jesus is the Creator – Jesus is the Redeemer – Jesus is the Restorer.
Jesus fulfilled the Law, and the Law ended by His death and rising. Jesus was sinless and the only one who could keep the Law. To not keep the Law in the OT was a sin. Peter in Acts 15:9-11 said that no one (but Jesus) could keep the Law, and that salvation was then […]