ACTS 17:15, 22—18:1 PS 148:1-2, 11-12, 13, 14 JN 16:12-15 In our society, there are strong questions that shake faith in religion. People question how churches can be godly if they bring about such judgement and sin. I have felt the effects of this worry, finding myself questioning a lot about Christian religion as a … Continue reading Voice of the Spirit
How Jesus Became God was a book written questioning the divinity of Christ. A clever response book, How God Became Jesus, was a response in the long line of responses from defenders of Christ's divinity. One of our earliest defenders of Christ's divinity is Saint Athanasius, whom we celebrate today. Being exiled five times for … Continue reading Bearing Fruit in the Vine
1 PT 5:5B-14 PS 89:2-3, 6-7, 16-17 MK 16:15-20 Today on the feast of St.Mark we remember an evangelist who provided one of the first, simplest accounts of the Gospels. He focused on highlighting the scandal of it all- a crucified Messiah. Here in this reading, he emphasizes Jesus' call to all nations, to go … Continue reading Christ is Risen! We Are Loved!