Posts Categorized: Is there a God

BLESSED ARE THE POOR IN SPIRIT, FOR THEIRS IS THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN

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TweetShare To be ‘poor in spirit’ means to be finally ‘empty’ of absurd illusions, to have achieved a Socrates-like humility and to recognize that we know nothing – for only God is wise. The ‘poor in spirit’ acknowledge their spiritual neediness.  Such people are ‘blessed’ because there is room now for Christ to enter their…
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ATHEISTS VS. BELIEVERS?

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Tweet Share Atheists object, with understandable indignation, that religious teachings are filled with justifications (or even ‘divine commands’) for violence and cruelty toward others, and that religious people often turn their backs on the splendid opportunities of life in exchange for the promise of something better after death.  When religious teachings are taken only literally,…
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