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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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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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There is a Greenhill …

Contemplation I stood in awe at the foot of that tree – Looking down He whispered softly to me. All is not lost my child; I have set you free – For the ransom is paid, loves power you see. … Continue reading

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A Question of Evil

I want to find God! I want to know Him because I believe that He is the only way to ultimate truth, the absolute reason for existence! On my own, I am incapable of satisfying these metaphysical needs and so … Continue reading

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Adam & Eve: Allegorical Progenitors?

When it comes to discussions over the origins of man, opinions can and do vary wildly. Literalists will limit themselves to the narrow confines of their own insular perspective, not allowing any thought that falls outside of their thinking; while … Continue reading

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Veneration versus Idolatry

A letter from Tony Meehan (Southern Cross August 17) highlights an important distinction between anamnesis and the idolatrous and sometimes hedonistic beliefs of paganism. He is right when he says that statues, crucifixes, relics and the like are material things, … Continue reading

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