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Posts tagged ‘Religion’

Religion or Faith?

Religion is not the same as faith, religion does not require faith, and faith does not need religion. Sound strange? Read on. (more…)

The End is Near

Today is the Palm Sunday, the final Sunday in Great Lent. (more…)

Renewal

Today is the fifth Sunday of Great Lent, the Gospel story James and John trying for a power grab. (more…)

Faith and Love

Today is the fourth Sunday of Great Lent, the Gospel story is about the healing of the demon-possessed man. (more…)

Pride without Prejudice

Today marks the third Sunday of Great Lent, the Gospel story is about Jesus telling us to pick up our cross and following him. (more…)

Love and Hope

Today marks the second Sunday of Great Lent, the Gospel story is of the paralytic who is lowered through the roof of a building. (more…)

Faith

Faith is the subject of the first Sunday of Great Lent. (more…)

The Sweet things in Life

Today is called Cheesefare in the Eastern Church, traditionally this meant that dairy products were not consumed from until Pascha. (more…)

Lent, Meatfare, and other things

I’m going to try posting again, see how it goes. What better time for renewal than Lent, after all that is what the season is about. No promises, but here goes. (more…)

Has someone sinned against you?

Sin is offending God, or going against His wishes/desires for us. When someone offends you or does something you don’t want then you could say that they have sinned against you, though we usually say that they have pissed us off. (more…)

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