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Screwtape, The Preamble, & A Great Longing

“So inveterate is their appetite for Heaven that our best method, at this stage, of attaching them to earth is to make them believe that earth can be turned into Heaven at some future date by politics or eugenics or “science” or psychology, or what not.”   … 1,196 more words

Faith

Early Translation of Christian Literature

In preface to his translation of the Cura Pastoralis (Pastoral Care) of Pope Gregory the Great, he tells of his concern at the dearth of scholars in England at the time of his accession to the throne (in 871) and at the destruction of churches and books by the Danes and his wonder why earlier English scholars had not translated any of those books into the vernacular.  308 more words

Christian Worldview

Busted!!!

“For the invisible things of Him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead; so that they are WITHOUT EXCUSE” (Romans 1:20). 7 more words

Jesus Christ

Our “Unprecedented” Situation

As this post is being written and published the 2016 American presidential election is now more than two weeks past, and much to the chagrin of seemingly everyone the drama, division, and discontent that permeated the campaign have not diminished following its conclusion. 1,162 more words

Theology

Can You Enjoy Creation Too Much?

Last month I was speaking to a seminary faculty about the themes in Becoming Worldly Saints when a professor shared that he had pondered the pleasures of creation on his walk into work that morning. 460 more words

Christian Worldview

HOW TO BE OF ONE MIND

In my previous blog I spoke of our need, as the true Church, to be of the same mind with our brothers in Christ. So then, what steps can be taken that will help to bring us together, in light of this present political climate. 515 more words

Christian Worldview

The Image of God

By Joseph Diop

Copyright © 2016 by Joseph Diop

Praise the name of JESUS — “Who is the image of the invisible God” (Colossians 1:15). Amen. 826 more words

Jesus Christ