What is temporary?

What will change? How does this affect our spiritual life? Please read Mark 13:1-2 Vs. 1 “Jesus was leaving the temple, one of his disciples said to him, “Look, Teacher! What massive stones! What magnificent buildings!” 2“Do you see all these...

The Coming of Antichrist

Satan is invisible for now. Just as God is made manifest in His Son, so will Satan be made manifest in AntiChrist. 1 John 4:3 and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God. This is the spirit of the antichrist, which you heard was...

Sola Caritas - a homily by Father Cummings

 St. Phillip Neri   Around the time of the Council of Trent, the beginning of the Counter Reformation, the Holy Spirit raised up a number of great saints in the Church.  Saint Phillip Neri seems to have known them all, St Ignatius of Loyola, St....

Are you still cut off from God?

Why are you still oppressed? Why do you feel judgment? Please read Isaiah 53:8 Vs. 8 “By oppression and judgment he was taken away. Yet who of his generation protested? For he was cut off from the land of the living; for the transgression of...

The Beautiful "Servant Song"

1. Brother, let me be your servant. Let me be as Christ to you. Pray that I might have the grace To let you be my servant, too.   2. We are pilgrims on a journey. We are brothers on the road. We are here to help each other Walk...

Gender Speak and God

  Personally I think that ancient human language did God a disservice by demanding to refer to God using a gender noun.  But the modern movement in Transgender society to refer to "ze" or "zim" instead of "he" "she" or "his" and "hers" hadn't...

Love the lier?

Unconditional love will make you a victim of the lire..this is why john 8:44 says those that don't hold to the truth is a murder. Unconditional love what is it and what does it mean?. All mankind, is capable of love without condition ...

tell people GOD loves them

HI there try not to be put off by people and there negativity because they are just curious and are trying to find answers.Im a christian and i enjoy having a conversation with others about Jesus.GOD loves us passionatly and desires a relaionship with...

WE ??

Who Is “WE”?   The world grows noisier; its loudness could become the end.  There is no more peace in the market place.  We no longer work to live, just work to consume.  Our children think and see as adults.  We think and act as a...

This is the Christianity forum of thoughts.com

Why do people feel the need to attack Christians in the Christianity forum?  We've all heard it time and again.  If you're a Buddhist, find a Buddist forum, Muslim, do the same.  And of course, we all know that the Atheists loooove to post in the...

Make Me a Saint - a homily by Father Cummings

 St. Peter's lack of faith   We can easily get blasé about the language of Scripture.  We have to remind ourselves how tremendous it is.  For instance, the Letter of John, Who them is conqueror of the world? Us.  We who believe in the name of...

Today is the day for repentance

I continue to struggle with sin in my life; however, like Christ said, "The Spirit is willing but the body is weak." I can fully agree with Paul who said that: Romans 7:22-25 For I delight in the law of God, in my inner being, 23 but I see in my...

Hidden Sanctity - a homily by Father Cummings

  John Paul II   As great as St. Andrew is, Cardinal Newman in a little commentary here, points out that really his life is quite hidden.  He says, “St. Andrew is little known in history, while the place of dignity and the name of highest...

THE DISSIDENT(55)

Lying,cheating and stealing are,one assumes,unacceptable traits and practices and are unequivocally denounced as unacceptable by all followers and adherents of Scripture. Usury is a mechanism,a "legally" acceptable and widely understood practice that...

Christianity, The Bible, God, You, Me

I was baptized Catholic.  If I am asked to identify my religion, then yes I will say I am Catholic.  However, I have a difficult time with these labels within the Christian community.  I will admit that it probably bothered me because I did not...

The Bible is a fully human book

The Bible is a human book that was written by humans and preserved by humans throughout the century. Nobody argues against this. As a Christian I fully believe myself that the Bible is a fully human book with all of the limitations that human books...

Can the F word be said by Christians?

No, I don't mean F**K but F-O-O-L.  There are people who deny the truth of the message of the Gospel and who refuse to even look at the evidence for the Christian faith. To do this is simply foolish and in pointing this out to a friend of mine-Steve...

My own sinfulness

I have said many times on this site that I deserve Hell everyday. Its not something that I say out of some fit of depression but it comes out of my deep conviction about the holiness of God and our sinfulness as humanity in our rebellion against God....

Is Our Good News For Every Sinner To Be Saved ?

Children of the devil not saved-----John 8:44.   Jesus didn't say have bible studies in the home with bible mockers-----Matthew 7:6.   Jesus didn't say have ceremonial meetings with everybody confessing God-----Matthew 15:14.   John...

Separation Of Church & State ????

After making it through the video series on Jesus Camp and because I have heard many things on this topic through the years through different sources, I still have a question. What exactly is separation of church & state suppose to look like in...