The Most Surprising Moment in the Bible ... AND the Second-Most

The Bible is full of mind-bending, conception-shattering paradoxes. How can the Infinite God be a tiny baby in a manger? How can the All-Powerful God die hanging from a cross? How can God be both perfectly merciful and perfectly just? How can Jesus be both fully God and fully man? These paradoxes might even seem like contradictions because of the way we try to project our humanity onto to God ... but God is not so limited.  There is one moment in particular in Scripture that made minds explode. This one scene would have been more shocking even than the King of Kings dying on a cross. To a Jew in the First or Second Century AD, this scene would have been even more surprising than Jesus instructing his disciples to "eat my flesh" and "drink his blood," in apparent contradiction with God's Covenant with Noah ... and perhaps more surprising than St. Peter deciding that circumcision was no longer required, in apparent contradiction with God's Covenant wi Read More September 14, 2017

The Anti-Mary: The Terrifying New Patroness of Abortion

Hurricane Harvey has brought attention to a non-profit dedicated to raising funds for abortion: The Lilith Fund. But who is this Lilith? Despite her dark origins, she has become an Icon of Feminism and now the Patroness of Abortion. Check out her connection to Adam and Eve from Jewish folklore. Also, find out why an alliance with Lilith is both terrifying and illuminating.  In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, nonprofits are scrambling to take care of the needs of the homeless, the stranded, those who have lost everything, and ... those who want to abort their children?? One of these is not like the other.   The Lilith Fund is a Texas nonprofit striving for "reproductive equity,” whatever that is. In the wake of the hurricane’s devastation, the group created an emergency fund to provide financial help to “Harvey survivors seeking abortion care.”(1) Pundit Sean Davis hit the nail on its head when he tweeted that the Lilith Fund " is a great investment if you thin Read More September 05, 2017