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What do I "esteem as naught"?

The other night, my husband and I were reading our scriptures together. We were reading about the prophet Ether who had been exhorting the people of Coriantumr to believe in God. 972 more words

Agency

The Alabaster Flask

“One of the Pharisees ask Jesus to dine with him, and He went into the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table.  And behold, a woman of the town who was an especially wicked sinner, when she learned that He was reclining at table in the Pharisee’s house, brought an alabaster flask of ointment (perfume). 731 more words

Daily Teaching

Loveless

Do you love God?

If you’re a Christian, maybe that seems like an obvious question with an obvious answer? If you’re not, perhaps it seems a curious and untried concept? 900 more words

Christian Life

Love God and love your neighbour.

Genesis 33:1-20
From Jacob’s meeting with God, we come to his meeting with Esau. Before we start thinking of this as a big ‘come down’, we should note Jacob’s word to Esau: ‘truly to see your face is like seeing the face of God’(10). 105 more words

Genesis

Inside Out: Dressing for Mass

Debates about liturgical forms and proprieties abound among Catholics. Beyond the translations and rubrics for rituals, music constitutes the other main point of contention. But one issue that I see least mentioned on the internet (at least outside discussions of the Extraordinary form) is proper attire. 1,399 more words

Miscellaneous

Do you love God?

Jesus was speaking to men who practised a very high-brow kind of religion. As far as they were concerned, they did all the right things. They regarded themselves as the people of God. 1,404 more words

God's Love

Abandonment to God's Will

..the Lord gave me to understand that I should offer myself to him so that He could do with me as He pleased. I was to remain standing before Him as a victim offering. 798 more words