” No human being, however great or powerful, was ever so free as a fish” – John Ruskin The full context can be found here: https://biblehub.com/sermons/auth/ruskin/liberty_and_restraint.htm Romans 6:19-20 I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of … Continue reading
A very nice song. “Maranatha” means “Come, Lord Jesus”.
1 Wis 7:7-11 (Book of Wisdom or “Wisdom of Solomon”) I prayed, and prudence was given me; I pleaded, and the spirit of wisdom came to me. I preferred her to scepter and throne, and deemed riches nothing in comparison with … Continue reading
The type of sheep in Israel is the “Awassi” sheep, a type of desert sheep. In Israel, the principal lambing season is December through January. It makes sense, since the winter in Israel is around 8 degrees Celsius, which is not … Continue reading
Very nice and calming Christian music. Composed by Marty Haugen.
Source: Aleteia Making a career out of science, just like joining a religious order, requires dedication and discipline. Some tireless souls have managed to do both. In 1965, Mary Kenneth Keller became the first woman to obtain a PhD in … Continue reading
Recently I discovered a classical guitar Christian composer on YouTube – John Michael Talbot. His music is quite amazing, and one of a kind. The Cry of the Poor 2. Be not afraid
Corrinne May is a Singaporean singer.
Source: http://aleteia.org/2017/04/26/how-do-you-overcome-the-fear-of-the-future-pope-francis-provides-the-keys/ Have you ever been gripped by a fear of the future that left you walking in circles or paralyzed from moving forward? Today, Pope Francis provided a deeper answer to this common human fear, urging Christians to remember that faith is the anchor … Continue reading
Source: http://www.aquinascollege.edu/prayer-before-study-exams-spring-2013/ A Prayer Before Study Ineffable Creator, Who, from the treasures of Your wisdom, have established three hierarchies of angels, have arrayed them in marvelous order above the fiery heavens, and have marshaled the regions of the universe with such artful skill, You are proclaimed the true font … Continue reading
Wishing all readers a happy Easter! This is a famous Spanish Easter Song: Resucitó, with translation.
Amazing organ music. Lyrics: Holy, holy, holy Lord, God of power and (God of) might Heaven and earth are full of Your glory Hosanna in the highest Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord Hosanna in … Continue reading
Source: https://cnstopstories.com/2017/04/09/love-jesus-in-all-who-suffer-pope-says-on-palm-sunday/ By Carol Glatz Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Jesus does not ask that people only contemplate his image, but that they also recognize and love him concretely in all people who suffer like he did, Pope Francis … Continue reading
Pastor Rick Warren has a gift of applying Christian principles in teaching lessons in real life scenarios. This is one of them. Source: http://rickwarren.org/devotional/english%2fnothing-worthwhile-is-ever-easy1?roi=echo7-27662529651-48607434-ac7d2bec278bdcfcc6c26fe1a409387d& “Let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap … Continue reading
Yet another motivational sermon by Pastor Rick Warren. Source: http://rickwarren.org/devotional/english/full-post/what-will-you-do-today-that-requires-faith “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up” (Galatians 6:9 NIV). Failure is never final. … Continue reading
Excellent sermon by Pastor Rick Warren. Source: http://rickwarren.org/devotional/english%2fit-s-time-to-redefine-failure1?roi=echo7-27381882358-48417402-f0ce079160f08ffc23a2aef23c6680d7& “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe”(Proverbs 29:25 NIV). Satan’s favorite tool to diminish your faith is the fear of failure. … Continue reading
This is a post by Rick Warren, author of “The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here For?“. He is a very good author of Christian books. (Source: http://rickwarren.org/devotional/english/to-reduce-your-fear-of-failure-redefine-it) “No matter how often honest people fall, they always get … Continue reading
This is a wonderful prayer attributed to theologian Reinhold Neibuhr: The Serenity Prayer God grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can; And wisdom to know the difference. Living one day … Continue reading