God’s Grace

I have a friend who regularly sends me emails with varying religious content. Sometimes he hits the spot though and I think that this is one of those times.God's GraceIt is a shame but this message is very true. Hope you are all as blessed as I was by this story. I wonder how many … Continue reading God’s Grace

Tolerance or something more…

I've used this image in a post previously as it seemed to make a good point. However there was something about the word 'tolerance' and how it's being used today.We can have a look at the Oxford English dictionary definition to get an initial thought of how tolerance is defined:Definition of tolerancenoun1 [mass noun] the ability or willingness … Continue reading Tolerance or something more…

Review: Jesus of Nazareth, Part Two: Holy Week: From the Entrance into Jerusalem to the Resurrection

Jesus of Nazareth, Part Two: Holy Week: From the Entrance into Jerusalem to the Resurrection by Pope Benedict XVIMy rating: 5 of 5 starsI was expecting great things from Pope Benedict XVI after reading the first part of this trilogy and I wasn't going to be disappointed. Let me just say that this book is … Continue reading Review: Jesus of Nazareth, Part Two: Holy Week: From the Entrance into Jerusalem to the Resurrection

Gunfight at the OK Corral

Well not quite. More of a dust up at the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem as up to 100 Armenian and Greek Orthodox joined pitched battle wielding brooms and other weapons.Comical yet degrading. Related articlesRival priests in Bethlehem brawl (bbc.co.uk)Priests brawl in Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity as clergy fight over Christmas cleaning (dailymail.co.uk)Clerics … Continue reading Gunfight at the OK Corral