Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay This morning I thought more about my encounter with the Greek Orthodox priest at his parish Church. He made quite a strong impression upon me. For someone who didn't speak English that well he did a fantastic job at talking about the theology of St.John the Baptist and the significance … Continue reading Have You Eaten From My Fruit?
The Son of God came to us in the image of Jesus. Before that nobody knew what He looked like hence the reason why it was against the law to create images of him. Although one can create images of him that are blessed through the Church there is still the theology that requires we … Continue reading Raise Your Minds Above Your Existing Image of Jesus
This morning I awoke and began listening to my Bible on Audible. It's a dramatic version of the scriptures recited by well-known, talented and seasoned actors. It came to the passage of the widows mite in Mark Chapter 12. He sat down opposite the treasury and watched the people putting moneyinto the treasury, and many … Continue reading Give To Jesus What You Can Afford
Lately I've been suffering with very bad IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome). It has for years, been that thorn in my side. There are many physical weaknesses and first world problems I have and IBS would be top of the list. Last night was particularly bad and just as I lit my candles and made the … Continue reading Never Admit Defeat
Not communing with God There are two types of Christian according to St.John Chrysostom on part of his homily on the Gospel of Matthew. Jesus takes, for instance, the apostles away from the crowds that he may have a word with them privately and the apostles from the beginning have followed him to hear his … Continue reading The Two Types Of Christian