Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Was Jesus Nice?

by Steve Ray on June 15, 2011

People often criticize us if we speak the truth or step on someone’s toes — usually if we are honest about sin or bad conduct.

Jesus was loving and kind. He would never . . .

Wait, was Jesus nice? How does “nice” relate to “love”?

A few weeks ago I ran to the Western Wall where the Temple once stood. It is the place where one of the stories took place.

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Another great day of reading the 5th Gospel and living the Bible in the Holy Land.

Great Afternoon in Jerusalem

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Handing Her an Apple

by Steve Ray on June 15, 2011

Apple.jpgI don’t remember who it was that did this, though I think it was Pope John XXIII. A woman approached him at a wedding event. The woman was very scantily clad with bosoms hanging out and a revealing dress.

Pope Paul XXIII handed her an apple. She asked, “Why are you giving me an apple?”

He replied, “It wasn’t until after Eve ate the apple that she realized she was naked!”

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Mass in Jesus’ Tomb

June 15, 2011

I don’t think there was a dry eye in the house — I mean in the tomb. It was Fr. Willy’s dream to be in the tomb and walk out saying “It is still empty!” Today he and 35 other pilgrims had their wish come true. Mass in Jesus’ Tomb

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Do We Really Have a Pope? Some Say “NO”

June 15, 2011

There are several groups of schismatic Catholics who are called Sedvacanist. The word means “empty chair.” They think they are more Catholic than the Pope. They claim that Vatican II was illegitimate, there is no pope in Peter’s Chair and the new Mass is invalid. Such nonsense needs to be refuted since too many fall [...]

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