Preface: We are happy to receive permission to publish a treatment of the subject "Which Bible version is Better" by a Bible Scholar we are blessed to know personally. Especially since the question never seems to go away. Sharing this excellent, very reasonable, detailed opinion seems worth while! The original text (link just below) has … Continue reading Bible Versions – Which is best?
Wary of Modern Society, Some Christians Choose a Life Apart From The Wall Street Journal Longing to lead more religious lives—and wary of the wider culture—a growing number of traditional Christians are creating their own small communities. Read the full story Shared from Apple News
Literal v. Metaphorical - Before the Church fussed over the age of the earth and cosmos, the Church and its science told us the sun revolved around the earth and that the earth was flat. How did we stop paying attention to reality in the 21st century?
Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. 1 John 4:8 A metaphor demonstrating the origin of and making the case for the existence of love -proceeds from observing a mother and her infant child. The relationship requires no prior thinking, evaluation or consideration. The relationship just is. And being of it's own, with … Continue reading Inconsolable
For the record, critical thinking skills are not required to form relationships. Ask any loving parent. Love requires only ... well, the freedom to express itself. ("God is love." ) Phenomenology of Religion (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) From Paul Oppenheimer’s Tweet