Archive for May, 2015

In Memorial God’s allegorical paintings

May 31st, 2015

The Bible a most fascinating book. The use of allegorical characters used to paint a picture for all time. Resulting in biblical writers like Moses, Solomon, David, Joel, right on through to John’s Revelation to pick up on those themes. Followed by centuries of theologians right on down to our time continuing the discussion. […]

Without ? this must be sorted out by God

May 30th, 2015

Some remarks need to be dealt with because the remark is so very profound. It is what the biblical prophet said about religious co-existence. It is found in Micah 4:5, “For all people will walk in the name of his god.” Suggesting more than one God. With Genesis 1:26, concurring, “And God said let “us” […]

When time made a difference

May 29th, 2015

“The good Education of Youth has been esteemed by wise Men of all Ages as the surest Foundation of Happiness both of private Families and Common-wealth’s. Almost all governments have therefore made it a principal object of their attention. To establish and endow with proper Revenues, and Seminaries of Learning, as might supply the succeeding […]

Really didn’t you feel so bad because killing him felt so good

May 28th, 2015

Even when things do not make sense people show allegiance to a killer who prohibits killing.

Full pews and ringing cash registers

May 27th, 2015

Here they are, questions to be answered about the dead, and the living, and everything in between.
We already know from yesterdays discussion that blessed are those who will have part in the first resurrection, Revelation 20:6. And the question has been raised concerning those who died before the time of Christ? Will they just continue […]

Death its complexity

May 26th, 2015

Recently we celebrated one of the most liturgical days of the church calendar. Observed as ‘Pentecost,’ which assures, “… That whoever calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved,” Acts 2:21. Made necessary, “For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive,” 1 Corinthians 15:22.
Before Pentecost, going […]

On Declaration Day Death The Journey

May 25th, 2015

What goes around, goes around, goes around and comes all the way back around. Here it is the life-death cycle. Experienced by joyful, and sad families depending where that family is at the moment, when that event makes its last cycle.
For sometime this padre has been thinking about a comment made awhile ago concerning the […]

50 days after Easter what it means

May 24th, 2015

How does one determine which one of God’s Holy days are the most important? One doesn’t because God’s Holy days are sequel. One Holy day building upon another. Which indeed are holidays, but not like those created by man. Which the prudent person would ignore, and turn their focus upon God’s Holy holidays days for […]

The duty of the cross with the breaking of bread

May 23rd, 2015

“The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing,” Albert Einstein.
Any moralizing over the tenets of good verses evil will accomplish little. Because humanity is domed to do evil, with most relishing the accomplishments of evil or evil wouldn’t prevail. Sometimes […]

My Bread Jesus! Give it to me

May 22nd, 2015

Now Jesus turns to an unspecified expression when praying, yet another qualifier for effective praying. Which is, “Give us our daily bread,” Matthew 6:11. Just what did Jesus mean by asserting such a phrase? Obviously, we can’t be certain. But bread is generally associated with nourishment, with nourishment having different ramifications according to ones needs. […]

Jesus and His Kingdom

May 21st, 2015

“In this manner,” said Jesus, “Therefore pray, “… Your kingdom come. Your will be done in earth, as in heaven,” Matthew 6:10. “Your kingdom come,” seems to be the second most important aspect or qualifier when praying, as Jesus prioritized prayer for us. And if so, how many Christians have those concerns as priorities when […]

The Voice of Jesus

May 20th, 2015

After this manner, said Jesus, when you pray, “… Your kingdom come. Your will be done on earth, as it is in heaven,” Matthew 6:10. That phrase has, is and will continue to play out upon the world stage. Continuing to cause serious ramification’s for individuals and the community of nations. With many being aware […]

The Perfect Prayer

May 19th, 2015

Most look for gadgets of some sort when wanting satisfaction from the toils of life. Gadgets meaning those pursuits of pleasure which are far to numerous to cite. A little use of ones imagination and dozens will come to your attention.
And strange as it may sound, or maybe not so strange, praying may be one […]

Indisputable must the Christian way

May 18th, 2015

Getting it together, and becoming an effective steward for Christ requires the use of some disciplines. One of which is the use of prayer which was introduced with the previous discussion. Explaining how prayer has changed since the time of Christ. And to be expanded upon here, along with the meaning and use of our […]

Life in God’s 21 century

May 17th, 2015

The Lord’s Prayer, as the Christ model for praying. Is indeed is an illustrative narration by Jesus. Demonstrating that the execution of the cause and mission of Christ is the cause of the true warriors of the cross. As such, Christians should know how to pray.
So here we go folks, pay attention and emerge with […]

Such folly has befallen us

May 16th, 2015

Here we are, at the end of another work week of toil. Ordered by God Almighty himself as compensation for a nature contrary to his nature. Because of that he said, “… in the sweat of your face shall you eat bread …,” Genesis 3:19.
Many will dispute such an assertion arguing that equating sweet and […]

X Sec. of Treasury & God

May 15th, 2015

“It’s an unquestionable truth that the body of people in every country desire sincerely its prosperity. But it is equally unquestionable that that they do not possess the discernment and stability necessary for systemic government. To deny that they are frequently led into the grossest of errors by misinformation and passion, would be a flattery […]

Galloping away to the neverlands

May 14th, 2015

The following is a parody featuring Obama, the man who said yes, we can, but couldn’t. It could be Bush, who never found a truth he couldn’t lie about. And then Ronnie Reagan, who stole an election, by sending a negotiating team to Iran to hold Americans hostage, until elected. Some real scoundrels have occupied […]

Going going gone

May 13th, 2015

That’s what they say in baseball, when a ball is well tagged. And it’s busting at the seems, as it makes its way out of the ball park. If your a fan, and it’s out of here for your team. You can almost feel the enthusiasm as your you guy circles the bases. The power […]

Son of the morning the ultimate shaker and mover of human affairs

May 12th, 2015

The battle of all battles rages on for the namesake of God over good verses evil