‘The’ – a very big word

‘The’ – a very big word

At some point soon, Price Charles will decide whether to keep, or drop, a very big word …..  Drop the definite article? Plans for the Coronation of King Charles III are well underway. In this article I encourage readers to pray, pray, and to pray again about this...

The Covenant Stream – Part 1

The Covenant Stream – Part 1

How do the covenants in the Bible interrelate? Peter Sammons explores. Setting the Scene Our Saviour God is a covenant-initiating and a covenant-sustaining God. On that basis we praise Him every day, and receive full assurance that, in spite of the fact that we too...

What A Mess

What A Mess

Could ths be a case of history repeating itself? Could ths be a case of history repeating itself? The normative Christian understanding is that sins are solely atoned-for by - and through - the blood of Christ. If people can be 'saved' by dying in war, then would this...

Amir Khoury – Greater Love

Amir Khoury – Greater Love

Thought provoking ...... This is a story that the western media has largely chosen to ignore, perhaps because it does not 'fit' the preferred narrative. https://www.timesofisrael.com/family-fellow-police-mourn-hero-cop-killed-while-taking-out-bnei-brak-terrorist/...

Can a country be possessed?

Can a country be possessed?

Influence & Control At first glance the question would appear ridiculous.  A country is, after all, made up of individuals, infinite in their diversity – especially these days. How then, in all seriousness, can it be suggested that a nation might, as a whole, be...

Easter – An Insult to the Lord – Emmaus

Easter – An Insult to the Lord – Emmaus

This article re-tweeted from Emmaus. Section headings and minor edits by Christian Comment. Origins obscure Easter. Have you ever stopped to think about the origins of the name and traditions that surround it, and how the Lord might feel about His greatest act of love...

It’s the thought that counts …..

It’s the thought that counts …..

Three sons left home, went out on their own and prospered. Getting back together, they discussed the gifts they were able to give their elderly mother. The first said, ‘I built a big house for our mother’. The second said ‘I sent her a Mercedes with a driver’. The...

Un-asked Questions

Un-asked Questions

In terms of end-time theology, do we miss the obvious? Peter Sammons considers.  FAQs versus MAQs Many people have questions relating the End Time. Sadly, the subject can often be a cause of friction within believing circles. All humanity has, or ought to have, a...

Christian Response to Wokeism 2/4

Christian Response to Wokeism 2/4

The Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles, José Gomez, is also president of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops. This is an address he gave by video to a conference in Madrid about a Christian response to wokeness.  (edited)  (MercatorNet) America’s new political...

The Old Rugged Cross – then and Now

The Old Rugged Cross – then and Now

Is 53 2-6 '2He grew up before him like a tender shoot,     and like a root out of dry ground. He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him,     nothing in his appearance that we should desire him. 3He was despised and rejected by mankind,     a man of suffering,...

User Blocking

User Blocking

Written by Disqus “User Blocking is a feature that allows you to deal with trolls, spammers, and other unwanted content on Disqus. Once you’ve blocked a user, their comments will be hidden from your view, and your comments will no longer be visible to that user. The...

Word of Knowledge

Word of Knowledge

Dan Holland considers a mystery ........ no great claims I am a mere beginner in this gift, and make no great claims for my record in using it, but God doesn’t mind this. He is simply looking for someone that is willing to speak out and take childlike risks (Matt 18...

Messy

Messy

Sadly, the Russian war on Ukraine opens up many wounds. We wonder where the Lord Jesus would stand in all this. Catholics for Russia: https://www.politico.eu/article/putin-catholic-church-history-repeats/ Catholics against Orthdox!...

Purgatory

Purgatory

Some months ago we reviewed Gerry Beauchemin's book on Purgatory. Review here: https://christiancomment.org/2022/04/01/hope-beyond-hell/ This idea of Purgatory seems to be gaining ground in some non-Catholic circles, as the first two linked articles indicate. The...

World Health Authority?

World Health Authority?

Pursuant to the recent epidemic scares, the World Health Organisation seeks powers to enforce restrictions on individual nations. https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/18683/world-health-organizatio Could this be the beginning of world governing organisations, or even...

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