Easy Essays – Five Definitions

[The following is an analysis by Peter Maurin of definitions given by John Strachey (Communist), Lawrence Dennis (Fascist), Norman Thomas (Socialist) and Stanley High (Democrat) of their respective beliefs. (February, 1935)] What Communists Say They Believe Communists believethat the capitalist systemhas reached the pointwhere it does no longer work.Communists believethat when the workerscome to the…More

Easy Essays – Why Not Be a Beggar?

By Peter Maurin Share Your WealthWhat we give to the poorfor Christ’s sakeis what we carry with uswhen we die.As Jean Jacques Rousseau says:“When man dieshe carriesin his clutched handsonly thatwhich he has given away.” The Wisdom of Giving To give money to the pooris to enable the poor to buy.To enable the poor to…More

Easy Essays – The Law of Holiness

By Peter Maurin “No man can serve two masters,God and Mammon.”“Be perfectas your Heavenly Fatheris perfect.”“If you wantto be perfectsell all you have,give it to the poorand follow Me.”–New Testament.“These are hard words,”says Robert Louis Stevenson.“but the hard wordsof a bookwere the only reasonwhy the book was written.” In his encyclicalon St. Francis of Salesthe…More

The Chalice Ministry

To live the Truth, To educate with love,To minimize misconceptions, To provide peace of mind. “Silver Chalice, in the nail scarred hands. Drink this His immortal blood and cast aside the shell of mortality. Yeshua, Holy Son, save us now by thy Divine plan.” Morria A part of the Christian Goth Alliance commited to awareness,…More


Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Matthew 5:4 Our Vision To provide a place of belonging for Christian Goths. We cultivate and nurture groups around the world, places where Goths can gather. And we encourage and support people from whom they can receive care. To unite Christian Goths, we encourage those…More

Goths For Jesus

Goths for Jesus is an alliance of Christian Goths. We exist for two primary reasons: To spread the love and the message of Christ to others in this culture, and to provide a gathering place for like-minded Christians to edify, encourage, and fellowship with one another. Our Mission To join together in showing the love…More

Ulfilas Christian Goth International

UCGI Christian Practice and Values Statement Ulfilas Christian Goth International (UCGI) strongly advocates a simple yet meaningful commitment to a pattern of life and living, as a natural outgrowth of our Christian faith. Our personal Christian practice helps us embody what we believe are the basic values of our organization, as well as our faith,…More

Holy Clothes

Adapted by Jack Danyá Kemplin, from an article originally written by Josiah Schmidt for GothsForJesus.com on July 22nd 2004. “For we do not commend ourselves again to you, but give you opportunity to boast on our behalf, that you may have an answer for those who boast in appearance and not in heart.” II Corinthians…More

Appearance of Evil

Originally written by Josiah Schmidt for GothsForJesus.com on October 14th 2003. “Abstain from all appearance of evil.” I Thessalonians 5:22 If you’re a Christian Goth, you’ve probably had this verse twisted up and thrown in your face on multiple occassions. There are some in the church who do not put up with sound doctrine and…More

What is Goth?

Adapted by Jack Danyá Kemplin, from an article originally written by Josiah Schmidt for GothsForJesus.com on September 23rd 2003. “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; Those who dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them a light has shined.” Isaiah 9:2 Unless you’ve been hiding under a…More