Francis The Many Colored

Francis The Many Colored

Pope Francis is concerned about the environment, specifically the effect that the wealthy of mankind are having on global warming. Oh wait, that’s climate change. Anyway, rich people in rich nations are subjecting the poor of this world to the ravaging effects...
Asking for the Bread of Tomorrow

Asking for the Bread of Tomorrow

I read a great post by Aaron Eby of First Fruits of Zion entitled the Midnight Visitor. In that post Aaron deals with a more correct understanding of the Lord’s prayer found in both Matthew 6 and Luke 11. Specifically, he deals with the word translated as daily...
Ash Wednesday, Christian or Pagan

Ash Wednesday, Christian or Pagan

Today is Ash Wednesday, the first day of the Lent season observed in the Catholic and a few Protestant traditions. But is this day or this season a Christian or even a biblical holiday? Lent, the forty day period before Easter Sunday is not a biblical period commanded...
Is Fat Tuesday Anti- Christian?

Is Fat Tuesday Anti- Christian?

Fat Tuesday is a time of great self indulgence before a time of self denial. Mardi Gras in French, is celebrated from Epiphany to Ash Wednesday and in many cultures the three days leading up to Ash Wednesday. Popular traditions for this time are to wear costumes,...