Tag Archives: Roman Catholic Church

Champagne for Lent

The other day my wife sat bewildered in the car after seeing me walk into a package store and purchase a bottle of champagne. I told her I plan to open it and share it with her on Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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I Never Will Marry

Over the last few decades, the institution of marriage between one man and one woman, created by God, has been vehemently assaulted – not just in the United States, but for much of this world. Also, both men and women … Continue reading

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Lord, I Want To Be Like Jesus

A few days before Christmas, December 14, 2017 to be exact, I learned of the passing of Dr. R. C. Sproul. He was a preacher, a teacher, an apologist, a historian, an author, and a theologian – to name a … Continue reading

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10 Bible Verses That Can Change Your Life (part 34)

For those of you who have studied the Bible for several years, no matter how often you read a particular verse, oftentimes a new understanding of it will suddenly light up at you as if it were new! Last year, … Continue reading

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When I’m Gone

I never knew of Christian gospel singer, Joey Feek, or her husband, Rory, until recently. I first heard about them the same time I learned Joey had passed away just this March 2016 due to cancer. After hearing her sing and becoming acquainted … Continue reading

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Two Separate “Day of Pentecost”?

Last month, on May 15, 2016. I attended a Christian church service that was dedicated as the birthday of the Christian Church. That particular church I was fellowshipping had labeled that Sunday to be “the day of Pentecost“. I was scratching … Continue reading

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Boxing Into Paradise

There are times when I cannot blame any of you atheists or agnostics out there for not believing in God and Christianity. Really! There are times when I have to shake my head and wonder why I have not become … Continue reading

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Ave Maria

One song that I remember most and cherished when I was a Catholic is Schubert’s, Ave Maria. It is based on the salutation given to Mary when the archangel, Gabriel, announced to her that she would conceive a child through … Continue reading

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The Annunciation to Mary and to Satan

According to Roman Catholic liturgy, the Feast of the Annunciation of Jesus Christ’s conception was observed yesterday, March 25. How do I know this? Well, for one thing, the name of the parochial school that my brother, sister and I attended … Continue reading

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