Truth

  “Quid est veritas?” said Pilate to Jesus. What is truth?  Is there such a thing as absolute truth? Many people, especially those of a progressive bent, deny that there is such a thing as objective truth and say that truth is a matter of perspective.  They insist that all truth claims should be recognized […]

Holier Than Thou?

Non-Christians are often ill-informed on Christian beliefs and have little understanding or interest in what goes on in a typical Christian congregation.  The following paragraphs are written with the hope that they will shed a bit of light on the subject. As I write this post, I must confess my inadequacy.  I am no theologian, […]

In the Name of God

Every Thursday I attend a round table discussion with a group of 20-30 other men.  Any topic can be on the table, and the free flow of ideas is fascinating.  The meeting takes place at a senior center.  Some attendees are as young as 50, but most are in the 65-75 age range. Today one […]