Heaven Is Our Ultimate Goal

We look forward to the glory of Easter Sunday—but we know that first we’ll have to experience the somberness and…

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The Wisdom of the Cross

The Gospel for the Third Sunday of Lent puts Jesus’ knowledge of our human nature so clearly: He really knew what…

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Obama’s Conflicted Faith

Is Barack Obama a Christian? His answer has consistently been, “Yes,” yet his critics continue to doubt his veracity. I…

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Life Tests Us

In the Book of Genesis (22:1-2, 9-13, 15-18), the author tells us that God put Abraham to the test. To…

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The Weeping Jesus

The grave purple colors, the ashes and sticks, the lack of flowers, crosses everywhere, all remind us that this week…

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This Is The Time of Fulfillment

There was once a drug addict named Perry who was convicted and imprisoned for attempted murder. While in prison he…

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Morality Clause Redux

In my last essay, I wrote about Bishop Michael Barber, of the Diocese of Oakland, California, and the firestorm that…

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Condescension and Religion

I used to think the mocking expression Nyeah, Nyeah children repeat in a lilting chant was an English language phenomenon,…

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This Is The Purpose of Lent

We began the season of Lent this past Wednesday, and this weekend is the first Sunday of Lent. Today is…

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Logos And The Dying Power Of Words

“Then Jesus said, ‘Father, forgive them, they know not what they do.’” –Luke 23:34 These are the words our Savior…

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