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His Act Died for Your Sins

Laugh not lest ye be laughed at.

If a brother should smite thee with a humorous anecdote, reply with two stories even more self-deprecating.

Blessed are the unfunny and the dull-witted for their zingers will rip us new assholes in the Kingdom of Heaven. 212 more words

Humor

The Four Last Things - Heaven

Sermon for the Third Sunday of Advent

December 14, 2014

In continuing our Advent reflections on the Four Last Things our topic today is Heaven. And here is the summary of what I have to say about Heaven: unless there is a God, and a Heaven in which to dwell with Him, our lives are absolutely meaningless. 933 more words

Salvation

Blessed are Those Who are Persecuted (Beatitudes Part VIII )

Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” ( Matthew 5:10)
Persecution is the hostility and separation of a group because of their faith ( among other things). 669 more words

Faith

Beatitudes

I am poor in spirit. I mourn

the meek, pure and hungry.

I fear none of us will inherit

the Earth. No mercy and no peacemakers. 12 more words

Observations

Blessed are the Peacemakers (Beatitudes Part VII )

Blessed the peacemakers: for they will be called children of God. (Matthew 5:9)

As we enter into the Holidays ( Holy Days) and the Advent season, this subject is particularly applicable at this time of the year, not only is it the beginning of the Church calendar year but also during the course of Advent we are begning a new period of Anticipation and waiting. 648 more words

Faith

Beatitude

In your embrace is solitude,

Your living word, my daily food.

My time with You is time well spent.

With grace and mercy You present… 62 more words

God