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A Trinitarian Dilemma

This post attempts to lay a simple foundation for defining the Doctrine of the Trinity in a way that allows me to accede to an acceptable level of intellectual assent. As my knowledge grows, I would hope to expand on … Continue reading

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A House of Cards

A society without an ontological moral watchdog effectively polices itself – it justifies its own actions to the point where it expresses moral outrage and indignation when questioned on its actions, as is currently playing out on the Nkandla stage: … Continue reading

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The Bible – Sole Arbiter Of The Christian Faith

That Holy Scripture is central to the tenets of the Christian faith is not disputed; that it is the sole arbiter of the Christian faith is. Sola Scriptura is a cornerstone of Protestant theology, but it is, in my opinion, … Continue reading

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Give Me a Chance!

I want to put forward a different perspective on prayer, a contemplative characteristic that I believe enriches us immensely. Author, Marianne Williamson said of spirituality, ‘I deepen my experience of God through prayer, meditation and forgiveness’ I believe that sometimes … Continue reading

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A Cynical Viewpoint!

In my reading preparation for Old Testament study, I came across a rather ‘tiresome’ reference to political correctness! One that I must admit, had never really crossed my mind before – and for good reason, I think! Use of the … Continue reading

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Robert Mugabe – An Insensitive Vatican Solecism!

The beatification of Bl. John Paul II is indeed a joyous occasion – the celebration of a life lived with purpose and sacrifice. A life lived in servitude to Christ and as a moral and shining light to all Catholics … Continue reading

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The Tunnel Vision of Sola Scriptura

I was surfing around the net, as I am wont to do now and then, and I came across a piece of anti-Catholic rhetoric which struck me as being particularly ignorant and totally blinkered. The site was a Baptist blog … Continue reading

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