The Way of the Cross
And He summoned the crowd with His disciples, and said to them, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.  For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake … Continue reading
Lost in the Wilderness
The story of Barabbas details a man who was arrested for the crimes of murder (Luke 23:19) and theft (John 18:40). Barabbas was on trial alongside the Lord Jesus, and according to a Jewish custom, one prisoner was to be released at the Passover feast (John 18:39). The multitude requested … Continue reading
How Many Wives?
One issue that is often brought up when discussing the Old Testament is the apparent approval of polygamy. There is no denying that the historical narratives of the Old Testament record great men of the faith, Abraham, Jacob, and David – just to name a few, as having multiple wives, … Continue reading
One of the greatest challenges for Christians is sharing the hope that they have in Jesus Christ. The quote “Witness always, speak if necessary” which has been wrongly attributed to St. Francis of Assisi, has greatly hindered many Christians who desire to share their hope. It hinders Christians because it … Continue reading