Category Archives: Being Christian

How Will Jesus Judge Us?

On May 12, 2015, Pope Francis told his audience at the opening mass of the 20th General Assembly of Caritas Internationalis: … We must do what we can so that everyone has something to eat, but we must also remind … Continue reading

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Reincarnation

This is an old post I wrote several years ago. I am now reposting it. The Catholic Church and the Christian Churches do not believe in reincarnation. They consider reincarnation a threat to Christianity. I beg to differ. The concept … Continue reading

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Mercy Without Repentance

In his homily dated June 15, 2013, Pope Francis preached mercy without repentance. We look for Jesus Christ and say: “This is your sin, and I will sin again.” And Jesus likes that, because it was his mission: to become … Continue reading

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Read the Bible with an Open Mind and an Open Heart

The Bible is not inerrant. The Bible was written by people who had different upbringing, different backgrounds, different life experiences, different perspectives, different agendas, and different target audiences. In other words, the Bible was written by people who might not … Continue reading

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What Does It Mean to be a True Christian

What does it mean to be a true Christian? Many people have tried to answer this question, quoting different verses from the Bible; but no one can answer it better than God Himself. From the Word of God Proclamation 5547, … Continue reading

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Making Future Plans

My brother suddenly passed on about a month ago, before our upcoming family reunion in May. Everyone in the family had been looking forward to this long-overdue reunion. But alas, it was not to be. When we make future plans, … Continue reading

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What the World Needs

It is a sad fact that some people can be so careless about the safety of their passengers. According to http://www.theguardian.com, seventeen passengers were killed when the duck boat they were on capsized and sank in a Missouri lake. The … Continue reading

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