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Jesus Accused

Jesus Judged A Blasphemer My Jesuit mentor via the old book I have on daily Ignatian meditations offered this week a startling but true set of thoughts on Christ before the Sanhedrin. That God the Son was accused of blasphemy was a blasphemy itself. I want to make numbered points out of this meditation, as… Read More

A Repost As I Am Traveling

from Monday, 16 December 2013 On compromising and purification….. “A bridegroom of blood by circumcision.” One of the most mysterious passages in the Old Testament is Exodus 4:24–26. Moses, on his way to Egypt to free the Hebrews, has been told by God in the verses before these, that the son of Pharaoh would be killed. The firstborn… Read More

Being A Stephen

Many a modern preacher is far less concerned with preaching Christ and Him crucified than he is with his popularity with his congregation.  A want of intellectual backbone makes him straddle the ox of truth and the ass of nonsense.. “Tolerance is an attitude of reasoned patience toward evil … a forbearance that restrains us… Read More