Silver nor Gold

A popular story has it that, while in Rome seeking papal approval for his newly founded Order of Preachers, Dominic


Calvin: Knowing God

I ran across a mention of Calvin’s passage here and it struck a cord with me. The ‘he’ is King

Church History

John Chrysostom on who we are allowed to desert

But I have proved sufficiently that we must never desert those who are fallen, even if we know in advance

Church History

John Chrysostom: On Wealth and Poverty

“The sermons of St John Chrysostom are noted as classical commentaries on the Christian life. Knowing well the realities of

John Chrysostom

Sirach 4.1-10 – Compassion leads to Christ

For those of you are might me new to this blog, or this series, I began posting on Sirach some


Luke 12.13-21 Against Excess

Then one from the crowd said to Him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” But He

Church History

John Chrysostom on the Issues in this Election

Let us hearken, as many as are to receive Christ: for it is possible to receive Him even now. Let


Thoughts on Biblical Justice and Poverty.

Some random, oft times in-coherent thoughts on biblical justice and poverty. This post does not do justice to the issue