Monthly Archives: March 2012

CLARION CALL TO EVANGELICALS – WARNING TO LITURGICAL FOLK


Several of my fellow MSJ priests have posted this link to an address given last September at Asbury (Methodist) Seminary in Kentucky.  It touches on much of current attempts to be relevant in our society today.  The first part of … Continue reading

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DESTROY ALL CHURCHES ON THE PENINSULA !


Lest you think you know what is going on in Saudi Arabia, think again.The Saudis may be allies of our government, but definitely not of Christians anywhere. Come to think of it, we are no longer sure our government is … Continue reading

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THE LOST ART OF RIGHTEOUSNESS REVISITED


“Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the mask from the face of the Pharisee, is not to lift an impious hand to the Crown of thorns.” … Continue reading

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CULTURE WAR EXPRESS


Geochristian has expressed much of my views on current culture wars.  Cultural war is an ongoing presence in every culture and country. Much of the time we simply do not recognize that it is happening.  Ignoring this lets us remain … Continue reading

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SOME WAYS OF SELECTING THE LEADER OF THE CHURCH


Roman Catholic cardinals of specified age gather in consistory to elect a new pope.  Many Protestant and Anglican groups gather both clergy and laymen who vote upon names nominated until they have a majority vote.  The Church of England adds … Continue reading

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A MAJOR CHRISTIAN LOSS


It is with sadness today I heard of the death of Pope Shenouda III, head of the Coptic Church. His 40 year reign during very difficult challenges for Egyptian Christians is an example of a long journey tiptoeing through a … Continue reading

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I MISSED THIS INCREDIBLE INVENTION


Here is one of technology’s marvels.  Never seen anything like it.  What will they engineer next?  Worth a look. Fr. Orthohippo How to ship the un-shippable Gallery Click on gallery picture to start slide show, and enlarge.

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