The God of All Good

For his pleasure, God creates and sustains all things bright and good. His nature is lovingkindness and this permeates all his actions. The earth is full of the goodness of the LORD. His works float on streams of his love, as flowers drifting gently on a current of divine benevolence to man. I am the […]

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The Body of Christ

All the sons of Adam shall one day become the Sons of God; this was God’s purpose for creating man in the first place. For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive. But these spiritual births will take place in several successive phases. There will be a firstborn […]

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Are there shall be a great falling away?

Pew: Americans giving up on God, miracles Half of Americans who have left their church no longer believe in God, leading a surge of nearly one quarter of the nation who have no affiliation with any religion, according to a new survey. Pew Research Center said Wednesday that 49 percent of what they term nones […]

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The Peasant Life, Close to Living Water

Dear Mr. Robinson, After last week’s writing on obstacles to renewal, Jennifer Gregory Miller leads us back into more positive territory with her reflections: I Would Rather Be a Peasant: Contemplating the Rural Life. Also, after rounding out his recent essays on the shortcomings of contemporary bishops (Is ‘corruption’ the right way to describe the […]

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A Simple State of Being

It is a disparaging thing when a profound thought comes to a person and is wasted away by excessive rationalization of all the impossibilities and challenges it presents and then barely notice it’s death through ultimate neglect. What could have been accomplished or discovered if the “Receiver” of this overwhelming prospect had only believed and […]

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America to hand off Internet in under two months

This should be of interest to all you bloggers, Facebook users, LinkedIn, et el… The Department of Commerce is set to hand off the final vestiges of American control over the Internet to international authorities in less than two months, officials have confirmed. The department will finalize the transition effective Oct. 1, Assistant Secretary Lawrence Strickling […]

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Keeping our eyes upon the Governor of Governments…

 God views and directs the governments of men The earth is approximately 25,000 miles in circumference. A Boeing 747 can fly this distance  in about 50 hours. The speed of light is much faster than this. Light can encircle the earth, seven times in one second. Light can travel to the sun in eight minutes, […]

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Reaction to Vice President Joe Biden’s decision to officiate at a homosexual wedding of two White House employees in his residence.

Catholic World News US bishops chide Biden for same-sex wedding ‘counter witness’  August 08, 2016 The president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), joined by two USCCB committee chairman, reacted to Vice President Joe Biden’s decision to officiate at a homosexual wedding of two White House employees in his residence.  “When a […]

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Politics 2016 – When the blind would see…

Nehemiah 9:11-13 (11) And you divided the sea before them, so that they went through the midst of the sea on dry land, and you cast their pursuers into the depths, as a stone into mighty waters. (12) By a pillar of cloud you led them in the day and by a pillar of fire in the night to light […]

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This Company Has Built a Profile on Every American Adult

Every move you make. Every click you take. Every game you play. Every place you stay. They’ll be watching you. David Gauvey Herbert Subscribe Reprints August 5, 2016 — 6:55 AM CDT Illustrator: Mustafa Hacalaki/Getty Image Forget telephoto lenses and fake mustaches: The most important tools for America’s 35,000 private investigators are database subscription services. […]

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The Death to the Flesh…

What is it you seek my Child? Can it be said that the one whom you seek is found within? Call out to the world and see the response you receive. Do you look back and count your disappointments and then wonder why certain events have occurred causing complex anguish of thought? Who I ask […]

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To would be leaders and lies…

2 Chronicles  1-34 1Now Jehoshaphat had great riches and honor, and he made a marriage alliance with Ahab. 2After some years he went down to Ahab in Samaria. And Ahab killed an abundance of sheep and oxen for him and for the people who were with him, and induced him to go up against Ramoth-gilead. […]

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The lily-livered Christian…

@David A  French – David French is an attorney, and a staff writer at National Review.  If Evangelicals don’t act now, they will lose their freedoms. America’s Evangelicals are passive, timid, and afraid to defend their own liberties. Doubt me? Let’s consider a counterfactual. Imagine for a moment that a racist state legislature passed a […]

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Sunshine on my shoulders…

‘The sun goes blank again during the weakest solar cycle in more than a century’ By: Marc Morano – Climate Depot June 25, 2016 8:25 AM By Meteorologist Paul Dorian – Vencore, Inc. The latest solar image is completely spotless for the second time this month; image courtesy NASA Overview For the second time this month, […]

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To those with or seeking Self-Perceived Power…

The Oracle of Agur Proverbs 30       The words of Agur, son of Yakeh, the oracle. Thus says the man to Ithiel, to Ithiel, and Ucal: 2 Certainly I am more stupid than a man, and the understanding of humankind is not for me. 3 And I have not learned wisdom, nor will I know knowledge of the […]

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Here’s to you Dad

As we know tomorrow marks a celebration of sorts honoring Father’s. I have always been somewhat subdued by this prospect especially as I remember the days before when I attended this particular church that somehow always left me feeling after the sermon that Father’s Day certainly must have been invented by an efficiency expert charged […]

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Is another Catholic scandal brewing?

Dear Mr. Robinson, We all hope that the Curia can get its financial house in order without fresh scandals, but Phil Lawler has his doubts. Late Friday, Phil examined the latest changes to the Vatican’s audit procedures. He warns that any secrecy is going to carry a huge price: The next Vatican scandal. A far […]

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Dorrie; Part Two

A destructive blaze swept through the forest, a crackling inferno of fire and smoke. Trees exploded in searing heat, the land was consumed and all was transformed into smoldering ash. But after the flames died away, the shady pall cast by the older trees was gone, and the undergrowth, with its tangle of competing weeds, […]

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The True Church…

The structure of Organized Christianity is the concoction of man, not the work of God. According to the EDT, “Critical study of the gospels reveals that Jesus probably did not give teachings for the purpose of establishing and ordering the church. Rather his whole life and teaching provide the foundations upon which the church was […]

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For Dorrie…

Very soon now, on a day much like today, those who have ratified the New Covenant of sacrifice within their own spirits, will be collected from the ages. Gather my saints together unto me; those that have made a covenant with me by sacrifice. Those whose lives have been shipwrecked upon the purpose of God, […]

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Should I go or should I stay…

Zika crisis: WHO rejects ‘move Rio Olympics’ call 25 minutes ago   From the sectionLatin America & Caribbean Image copyrightAFP Image captionThe Rio Olympics take place in August this year Zika virus Zika outbreak: What you need to know Zika outbreak: Travel advice Mothers’ fears amid Zika outbreak  How mums-to-be are tackling Zika The World […]

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Sometimes money cannot compensate for damages…

Abuse scandal’s total cost: over $3 billion since 2004 May 25, 2016 The clerical abuse scandal cost American dioceses and religious orders $141,283,794 between mid-2014 and mid-2015, according to a report released by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). 67% those funds were allotted to settlements ($87.1 million) and therapy for abuse victims […]

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The Students get it right!

Ohio Students Ignore Order to Drop Lord’s Prayer from Graduation By Mark Judge | May 23, 2016 | 3:20 PM EDT (WTOV/Screen Capture) Ohio news channel WTOV is reporting that students at a recent graduation refused an order to drop the Lord’s Prayer from their commencement ceremony. Singing the Lord’s Prayer, or Our Father, has been […]

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Eden is an allegory of your life.

    The garden of Eden was a physical and historical place, but it also symbolizes the motives and methods of God. Eden is an allegory of your life. In Hebrew, garden of Eden means “enclosure of pleasure.” Within this enclosure there were three principal players: Adam, Eve, and Nachash. The Bible describes these three as […]

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INTERVIEW Pope Francis

Translation Stefan GIGACZ for la CroixInterviewed by Guillaume Goubert and Sébastien Maillard (in Rome) ZOOM Le pape François a reçu, lundi 9 mai 2016, Guillaume Goubert (C) et Sébastien Maillard (D), pour un entretien exclusif accordé à « La Croix ». / / Osservatore Romano – In your speeches in Europe, you refer to the “roots” of […]

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