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The Good Examples Set By the Pharisees

“You’re a Legalistic Pharisee!” “All you do is rule, keep, and judge, you’re a Pharisee!” Statements like these are often thrown around and are used to show describe how somebody is a hypocrite, comparing them to the Pharisees who were resistant towards Jesus during his earthly ministry. 1,481 more words


Satan Is Not An Atheist

This discussion on the nature of evil is from an interview by Christianitas with the French Catholic philosopher Fabrice Hadjadj. It comes at the beginning of a fascinating and rather complex conversation on sexuality. 623 more words


Beware the error of the Pharisees

One Sabbath he was going through the grainfields, and as they made their way, his disciples began to pluck heads of grain. And the Pharisees were saying to him, “Look, why are they doing what is not lawful on the Sabbath?” And he said to them, “Have you never read what David did, when he was in need and was hungry, he and those who were with him: how he entered the house of God, in the time of Abiathar the high priest, and ate the bread of the Presence, which it is not lawful for any but the priests to eat, and also gave it to those who were with him?” And he said to them, “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath. 171 more words


The Grocery Carts in Our Closets

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Prepared to Cross Over

She was a sinner. It was no secret. Simon, the host, was a prominent Pharisee. He saw her when she walked in the door. But her eyes focused on One. 300 more words

More Than A Symbol

In December, 1912, a man named George Bennard was struggling.  In one of the many inward or outward ways in which we all wrestle in our lives, Mr. 1,511 more words