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Hierotheos of Nafpaktos: "the Resurrection of Christ is not an ideology, a worldview, a metaphysic or a mysticism"

“Witnesses of the Resurrection were the Apostles, the Confessors, the Martyrs, the Venerable Ones, the Holy Fathers, men and women who bravely faced their problems in life with hope in the resurrection…All these shed their blood and sacrificed their lives, refusing biological joys and material pleasures. 53 more words

Religious/Theological Reflections


Due to a very long weekend and an even longer Monday, I will not be posting this week. Please, check back next Monday, April 27th, for a new post.


Embarrassed by Jesus

I wonder if Jesus’ disciples were ever tempted to buy an “I’m with Stupid” T-shirt.

The following conversation occurred after his famous temple-clearing episode (John 2:13-17): “So the Jews said to him, ‘What sign do you show us for doing these things?’ Jesus answered them, ‘Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up.’ The Jews then said, ‘It has taken forty-six years to build this temple, and will you raise it up in three days?’” (2:18-20). 735 more words


He is, We are

I’m not sure where this is going today, in truth I should have written it last night, when I thought about it. It kind of feels like its going to be a little disjointed, like the freeflow I had when I first thought these phrases and word combination has been and gone, all I’m left with are vauge dreggs of how it was. 1,121 more words

Thy Kingdom Come, Part 1

Matthew 4:12-17, 23-25
Preached on February 7, 2010


About seven years ago, I was asked to serve on the Florida Conference Board of Ordained Ministry. 518 more words

Kingdom Discipleship

Do All People Go to a "Better Place" After Death?

First of all, I want to make it very clear to anyone who may read this, that I am writing this from a biblical standpoint and not from my own opinion on the matter. 1,218 more words