School Shootings: What is at the Heart?

I have been reading, with great interest, the coverage and responses to the recent school shooting in Florida. I am appalled that a person could be so calloused as to enter a place like that to kill and maim fellow students and faculty. One thing that I believe everyone agrees with: we need to do […]

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A Word About the Election…

Here we are, just 4 days out from Election Day in the United States. If you are anything like me, you are at the point of complete aggravation at the political ads that are constantly broadcast on television and radio. Regardless of who you might be choosing to vote for, you are probably ready for […]

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What Will It Take To Stop Evil?

This week, like most people in America, I have been disturbed by the news story out of Newtown, Connecticut. A maniacal gunman walked into an elementary school, opened fire with a gun, and killed 27 people, 20 of which were children. We should be angry that this kind of despicable thing should ever happen! In […]

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In the News: Was Jesus Married?

There was an interesting article in the New York Times, September 18, 2012, entitled:  A Faded Piece of Papyrus Refers to Jesus’ Wife. The article begins by trying to establish a contradiction between scripture and history, bolstering the argument by citing an “expert” in the field. Here is the opening paragraph: A historian of early […]

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When God’s Justice Is Served

Is that what we have in the death of Osama Bin Laden? The evidence is in – Osama Bin Laden was a sinner. He was a man who waged war and was not above plotting to kill thousands of innocents (non-combatants) in his pursuit of Jihad. He believed his god wanted him to engage in […]

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