Based on the writings of Origen and other Church Fathers, we can refer to nine separate Scripture passages that defend the Trinity’s existence.
Another miserable Lent, right? Wrong! Lent doesn’t have to be miserable drudgery that leaves you feeling grumpy and deprived. It can be an amazing opportunity to challenge yourself to reach for spiritual heights and demonstrate your love for Christ.
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Evangelist Terry Modica has a new book that will lead you into a deep, lasting relationship with the heavenly Father and help you to truly feel that you are his special child – in just 30 days! Terry’s new book is 30 Days to the Father’s Heart and I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to do an author Q&A with her for my blog.
When our Lord speaks to you in the depths of your soul, he speaks in a manner that is meant solely for you, and which only you will be able to understand. It’s as if he made up a brand new language just for you. That voice isn’t meant for anyone else, so they won’t be able to hear it.
At the Presentation, the Holy Family adhered to Jewish custom, not for their own sakes, but for ours so as to show us how to acknowledge the Authority that supercedes all human authority – God alone. Later in their lives, they would show us how to oppose wrongful authority even to the point of our Lord’s Passion and Crucifixion.