Tag: saints

Family Reunion: The Saints

This is usually a big stumbling block for Christians to come together on.  Again, I believe that this, like so much of the rest of it, is all a matter of misinterpretation from one denomination to another.  We actually are agreeing with each other….

God Only Loves the Perfect

There seems to be a general, yet unspoken thought, that God doesn’t want anything to do with you until you’re perfect.  Oh, saints are this or that but I’m just a miserable sinner.  It seems that people think that if you are a Christian…

Religious Begging

I do not understand religious begging.  I am not talking about Church taking up a collection for the poor or to support the clergy so that they can work full time with the community.  I am also not talking about  some organization trying to…

Hierarchy in Heaven

It has always bugged me that there is a notion of a hierarchy in Heaven.  It started out when Christianity was new and we were still trying to get out legs under us, about 1700 years ago.  It started with the idea of the…