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The Wrong Way and the Right Way to Steer Clear of Self-Righteousness

No one wants to be labeled “self-righteous.” But it’s pretty easy to fall into that trap, even when you don’t care at all about God.  889 more words

Carlene Byron

social cannibals

When, as a society, we deny the equality of just one human we become social cannibals… feeding on the emotions, minds, souls, and life force of the minority. 397 more words

People

I'm here. And I'm hip for being square.┏((= ̄(エ) ̄=))┛

I’m the new guy in town. And I’m an amnesiac. I don’t know anything past my name. But I plan to take you all on a trip through hell and back. 39 more words

Religious camouflage or justice?

“But woe to you Pharisees! For you tithe mint and rue and every herb, and neglect justice and the love of God. These you ought to have done, without neglecting the others.” 232 more words

Bible

Acrimonious Apology

“If you only hold me with contempt. . Why would I welcome your embrace?”

You were swift to dash off apologetic e-mails soon to be followed by acerbic letters.   142 more words

Blog

Luke 16:15-18 -- Justifying ourselves

One major problem of the Pharisees was that they were so self-righteous.  They were so proud of keeping every little rule there was that they couldn’t see the sin that was so obviously there in their lives.   467 more words

Gospels

Righteousness by the Law ?

Written by Robert Trail.
Adapted from  6 Sermons on Galatians 
Edited for thought and sense.

“Now we know that whatever the law says it speaks to those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be stopped, and the whole world may be held accountable to God.   1,308 more words