Tag Archives: Christians

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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Is Christian Persecution on the Increase?

In a recent address, Pope Benedict XVI described Christians as the religious group which suffers most from persecution on account of its faith. He cited atrocities in the Middle East and elsewhere but Iraq in particular, where the Syrio-Catholic Cathedral … Continue reading

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