Tag Archive for Sin

Sorry, but it does take more than love to make a family…

Number of Views :1523This whole Chik-fil-A furor seems to be creating an interesting bout of finger-pointing about Jesus, gay marriage, and tolerance. One justification of Christ embracing homosexuality came from a fairly liberal (no pun intended) interpretation of Mark 7:15 “…here is nothing outside the man which can defile him if it goes into him; but…


Which Thorn?

Number of Views :1345 During Mass on Holy Thursday, the Citizen remembered one of his earliest theological musings. Looking up at the crucified Christ while listening to the Gospel reading of His scourging, my attention was drawn to the crown of thorns. “If Christ suffered for all of our sins,” I reasoned, “and I was…