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Resurrection of Jesus: Knowledge and Faith

Two quick points on today’s readings at Holy Mass

1.  How do we know that Jesus rose from the dead? We do not take it on blind faith. 277 more words


Get off the condemnation train

Thoughts on John 3:16-21

It seems like we’re on a train, bound for condemnation because we don’t want to walk through the decontamination room, and rid ourselves of the death that clings. 103 more words

Imitating Jesus

A Receptive vs Acquiring Gospel

Thoughts on John 3:1-8

We all know about NIcodemas coming to you under cover of night, out of fear, they say. Or maybe he thought he’d have a better chance at a private conversation at night, out of the public eye. 206 more words

Imitating Jesus

When the War Has Been Won But the Battle Still Rages

“Christ overcame death as the last enemy. …To live in the light of resurrection — that is what Easter means.”

Dietrich Bonhoeffer
(Bread and Wine~Readings for Lent and Easter…

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Christ Has Risen

He has risen indeed!

The other day we drove past a local church with a banner that read:

Easter is for Everyone!
(No religious experience necessary) 554 more words

Humpty Dumpty Revisited

We all know the story of Humpty Dumpty who sat on a wall. We know he had a great fall, and all the King’s men couldn’t put Humpty Dumpty back together again. 309 more words