Here is a good video to watch. Father James Martin talks about what the Bible says about refugees and migrants….https://youtu.be/2BawKt1tAcI
Now that’s a good question ! Why didn’t the Bible abolish slavery….https://goo.gl/lgmHbP
“Why do you see the speck in your neighbour’s eye, but do not notice the log in your own eye? ” https://goo.gl/AosWlq
Something we should all be mindful of when we find ourselves expounding on the wickedness of the various political candidates….
Some things to think about regarding the Exodus story…..http://goo.gl/yiOvuq
Catholic resources for Bible, liturgy, art, and theology….. http://goo.gl/0cAfjN
Here’s a list of 10 things you probably didn’t know about the Bible. I especially like item 9 which notes that our Christian faith is not centered on the Bible rather it is ( or should be) centered on Jesus…..http://goo.gl/FCAVuG
“The Gospel of John and Christian Origins.” Looks interesting, I shall add to my list….
The author of this fine volume, John Ashton, has written a couple of studies on the fourth Gospel, including Understanding the Fourth Gospel (Oxford University Press, 1991; 2nd ed. 2007) and Studying John: Approaches to the Fourth Gospel (Oxford University Press, 1998). http://goo.gl/KnrCdX
Demonology, mysticism, and other scary stuff….http://goo.gl/O5qfT
Something I’ve always wondered about ! How to gird up your loins…..http://goo.gl/CccLWc
The flaws of Fundamentalism…..http://goo.gl/0qEmR0
Benefit of the Doubt | Gregory Boyd’s Christ and Cross centered theology book ….
Article by John Shore on taking the Bible seriously. The Bible is much more than a book of rules…..http://goo.gl/nFF9
“Blessed are you, merciful God!Blessed be your holy and honorable name forever!May all your works forever bless you.” — Tobit 3: 11
— The Word Among Us (@wordamongus) June 5, 2013
The Dead Sea Scrolls digitized and on the web for all to see !
Listening to a podcast whilst having coffee | New views of homosexuality in the Torah, Bible and Koran….
When the Good Do Bad – NYTimes.com | This article points out a very unsettling truth. We need to be always vigilant against evil; and it’s not out there somewhere it is right here right now lurking inside you and me and everyone else…
oremus Bible Browser : Matt 7:1-5 | Jesus talks about being mindful of your own deficiencies rather than what’s wrong with the other guy…..
Stanford prison experiment – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | This experiment shows us how quickly normal decent people can descend into evil….
Lord have mercy…..
I watched Tree of Life this evening. This was a profound and very strange movie; one could even say it was profoundly strange. The scenes of Creation, order emerging from Chaos were woven in throughout the film and they were just plain awesome !
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. Genesis 1:1-2
The Harlot Shall Be Burned with Fire: Biblical Literalism in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo | Culture | Religion Dispatches | I’m reading the book now. This review of the movie concentrates on the graphic violence displayed. Almost makes me scared to see the movie….