Jesus was a radical

Jesus was a radical nonviolent  revolutionary who hung around lepers, hookers, and crooks; wasn’t American, and never spoke English; was anti-wealth, anti-death penalty, and anti-public prayer (M 6:5); he never called the poor lazy, never justified torture, never fought for tax cuts for the wealthiest Nazarenes, never asked a leper for a copay; and was…More

Easy Essay: Out of the Temple

Christ drove the money changers out of the Temple. But today nobody dares to drive the money lenders out of the Temple. And nobody dares to drive the money lenders out of the Temple because the money lenders have taken a mortgage on the Temple. When church builders build churches with money borrowed from money…More

Remember, Jesus of Nazareth was a prisoner

Remember, Jesus of Nazareth was a prisoner, found guilty by a court, & sentenced to death. He went to the temple (the church) & turned over tables, scattering the collection money, & chasing out the church’s money handlers with a whip. Jesus challenged the established rules & out of hand & unfair traditions, and because…More

10 Reasons Christians Should Oppose the Death Penalty

† The Executions of Sts. Maximilian Kolbe and Edith Stien † The Woman caught in adultery, whom Jesus refuses to condemn to a Legal Execution † The Executions of Sts. Lawrence, Agnes, Lucy, Agatha, etc. † The Stoning of St. Stephen † The Execution by Arrows of St. Jude † The Stoning and Clubbing of…More

The Death Penalty Violates The 1st and 5th Commandments

on July 23, 2014, at Florence State Prison in Arizona, the execution of prisoner Joseph Wood was botched, he gasped and struggled for nearly 2 hours before he finally died after the supposed ‘lethal’ injection was administered by his executioners. What happened to Joseph Wood on the table in Arizona happens to innocent people in…More

Are Politicians Truly Pro-Life?

In the August 6th 2015 Republican Presidential Debate, Marco Rubio said, “I believe in protecting every human life at every stage. I believe we have that law – it’s called the constitution.” and the next day many people who claim to be Christian were praising him for his pro-life statement. It is a statement that…More

Should I vote?

I have friends who sometimes wonder just that. They think that their vote won’t matter, or that elections are rigged or that politicians only server the elite, saying, “If voting changed anything, they would make it illegal.” However, that is not true, & even if it was, it is still worth a try. It is…More

Swords Into Ploughs

They will stop using their weapons for war. They will hammer their swords into ploughs and their spears into sickles for harvesting. All fighting between nations will end. They will never again train for war. – Isaiah 2:4More