In the Gospel last Sunday, we encountered the man who came to Jesus asking what must he do to gain eternal life. For that man, the cost of discipleship was too much to have to give up his riches.
There is a proverb that says, ‘familiarity breeds contempt' but we also know that familiarity brings comfort. Given that we are creatures of habit, many of us often prefer some level of
Some years ago I recall meeting a Catholic lady at a social gathering and in the course of conversation, I innocently asked her, which church does she attend? Her response to me was, “I have
During the ministry of Jesus, there were many occasions where the crowds would ask for signs (miracles) from Jesus to prove the He is the Promised Messiah, and not surprisingly, Jesus would always
Whenever I see the word “greatest” being associated with a person, I cannot help but think of the famous boxer Muhammad Ali who wasn’t shy to proclaim in February 1964 just before
With the dawn of the Internet, online opinion polls have become the go to method when wanting to find out what proportion of a population has a specific viewpoint. However, they do not explain why