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God From on High Hath Heard

God from on high hath heard;
Let sighs and sorrows cease;
Lo, from the opening Heaven
Descends the promised Peace!

Hark, through the silent night… 165 more words


Fig Leaves

Christ greeted Nathanael with these words: “Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom there is no guile.” And He added: “Before Philip called you, when you were under the fig tree, I saw you” (Jn 1:47-48). 155 more words



Bajawa brought another day of motorcycling. This is some of the most independent travel I’ve ever done– elsewhere even when I’ve set out alone, I usually meet other people easily or get put into a group for some sort of organized activity or tour. 550 more words


So...The Bible Is Infallible, But Not The Church That Formed It?

Protestant Christianity relies not only on the belief in divine inspiration, but also the exclusivity of the biblical canon as infallible revelation from God. Not many pastors could hope to keep their job if they were to state that the Bible is not infallible or that divine inspiration might not be limited to the Bible. 1,241 more words


The vital role of the door-keeper

Frances writes on this Sunday’s readings :- Mark Chapter 13 is always spoken of as Apocalyptic, or Revelation; the action of God in the lives of his people; the coming of God into our world. 825 more words

Texts From Frances

What Can Mormons (and Other Christians) Learn from Atheists?

In a Q&A session posted on amazon.com, atheist author Sam Harris answered the following question:  What do you think the role of religion is in determining human morality? 378 more words