Time and time again, in Christian circles, it is common to hear phrases like, “You are special,” “God […]
Why should you care about Jesus being tempted? I mean, it’s not like we didn’t know Jesus was going to be able to withstand the temptations of the Devil, Satan himself. It’s a no brainer – He’s God for crying out loud. God is stronger than any other force in the universe – he created it after all! Now I could try to convince you, “It’s because He wants to show you He went through trials and temptations just like you.” But even if I told you that, why should you still care? It doesn’t matter, because it’s not like he’s going through all the same stuff that you are right now – all of your suffering, all of your shame, your guilt, what others say about you and to your face, etc.
Black Narcissus (streaming on the Criterion Channel or for rent on Amazon Prime) is not my favorite movie, […]
Carl Sagan went out of his way to make it clear to his audience that they were definitely […]
I caught myself saying something I couldn’t believe I said to myself. It concerned the truth – as […]
I have to tell you, our Gospel lesson today is a tough text. I don’t know how many […]
Over the past few weeks on our podcast, Saints and Cinema, my brother and I have talked to […]