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Joyfully Confident; the Blessings of Justification, Romans 5:1-11

Certain blessings are bestowed on those who have been justified. Justification is that “once-for-all act by which God acquits the sinner.”

We are at Peace with God, 5:1-5a… 976 more words



Can’t you see them like I can?
The matte black slivers
moving like sentient ink spots
across the glitterdark backdrop
of Andromeda?

The foreboding darkness of their passage, 233 more words

Free Verse

Born Through Promise

Text: Galatians 4:21-31

Not all who are descended from Israel belong to Israel,” St. Paul said, “and not all are children of Abraham because they are his offspring, but ‘Through Isaac shall your offspring be named.’ 1,346 more words


How And Why God Forgives Sin: A Process Founded By Love And Justice

This week, a young man who has many questions about God and how a person can be forgiven by the death of Jesus on the cross, asked me to explain this procedure. 3,572 more words

Robert Clifton Robinson

Review: Delivered from the Elements

My earlier notes here.  A potential problem with Leithart is that most people who read him either “join his camp” or “attack his camp.” I don’t want to do either. 663 more words

Book Review

Fr. 787

Rawls, standpoint theorist? Assessing the strong and weak cases for

Does political liberalism’s outwardly universal appeal in fact trade on a liberal standpoint theory parallel to that found in feminist and Marxist epistemology?Answering this question hinges on how seriously one is to take Rawls’s talk of “points of view” or “standpoints”. 355 more words