Realms of Faith: How to Get into Heaven

HOW TO GET TO HEAVENI was born into a Christian home. I've been to church all my life, and I was raised to believe in God and to love Jesus. But at one point in my childhood, I remember hearing that not everyone goes to heaven when they die. Not even everyone who goes to … Continue reading Realms of Faith: How to Get into Heaven

News: Russian Patriarch meets with Pope Francis in Cuba

The heads of the Roman Catholic and the Russian Orthodox churches haven't spoken since the Great Schism of 1054 shattered Christendom, so they had a lot of catching up to do when they sat down for their historic meeting Friday afternoon in Cuba.Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill embraced and kissed one another three times on the cheek as they met … Continue reading News: Russian Patriarch meets with Pope Francis in Cuba

Architecture: So Baptist Seminary Wins Architecture Award

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Mullins Complex Michael Winstanley Architects and Planners  Louisville, Kentucky.Jury comments: "The jury is most taken by the interior planning of the residential units and the skillful general re-use of the narrow buildings. The program calls for efficiency and the project delivers comfortable and well-lit communal areas injected with contemporary colors, keeping … Continue reading Architecture: So Baptist Seminary Wins Architecture Award

Prayer# 101 — Thou art the Son of God

Nathanael answered, and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God (su ei o uio tou qeou).; for thou art the King of Israel. [John] Whether Nathanael witnessed Jesus being baptised by John the Baptist or not, is unknown and Philip implies that Nathanael was not there. [Matthew 3:16]  And Jesus, baptized,went up … Continue reading Prayer# 101 — Thou art the Son of God

English Poet Samuel Butler + James 3

 "...there is no mistake so great as that of being always right." —SAMUEL BUTLER, 17th-century British satirist Samuel Butler, (baptized February 8, 1612, Strensham,Worcestershire, England—died September 25, 1680, London) was an English  poet and satirist. He is famous for penning Hudibras, a  burlesque poem and the first English satire to make a notable and successful attack … Continue reading English Poet Samuel Butler + James 3

Psalms: Shine On

Psalm 139: 12  Yes, the darkness hideth not from Thee; but the night shineth as the day: for the darkness and the light are both alike to Thee.......Webster's Revised Bible, 1833This is repeated in the Book of Job as well as the famous 23rd Psalm.Job, which is considered one of the earliest books written.   In … Continue reading Psalms: Shine On

News: Beyonce uses SuperBowl to promote Black Muslims

Beyonce gets political at the Super Bowl: Singer performs 'Black Lives Matter rallying cry' - as her dancers dress as Black Panthers, paying  tribute to Malcolm X and demanding justice for Mario Williams, shot dead by cops Tommie and John at Mexico complete with black glovesBeyonce issued a strong political statement with her halftime show at … Continue reading News: Beyonce uses SuperBowl to promote Black Muslims

Books: How God makes us Better

Why humans find it hard to do away with religion By John Gray An American scientist visiting the home of Niels Bohr, the Nobel Prize-winning Danish physicist and refugee from Nazism who was a leading figure in the Manhattan Project, which produced the atomic bomb, was surprised to discover a horseshoe hanging over Bohr’s desk: … Continue reading Books: How God makes us Better