We know that God is all good and all loving. In fact, “God is love” (1 John 4:8). And yet, in the Old Testament, we find various scenes in which God’s people are called to “destroy” other nations.
Author Archives: John Harden
A discussion of whether or not the Bible is all we need to know God must first begin with a discussion of what the Bible is and what it is not.
When you see this “big picture” and discover what the Bible is all about, you will come to a greater appreciation for your faith.
It’s one of the greatest, if not the greatest mystery of our Faith, that Jesus is fully God and fully man. We profess this belief in the Nicene Creed. But does Sacred Scripture really claim that Jesus is God Incarnate?…
Every lesson on the Salvation Story makes connections to the Sacraments and the Church, which is the Body of Christ…
Nearly every biblical commentary I have read refers to Nazareth as a “backwater village,” a tiny and insignificant town. But, you wouldn’t say that about it today.
Crossing the border between Jerusalem and the West Bank, where Bethlehem is located, is a surreal experience.