Isn’t it good to avoid unnecessary debates and trivial issues? Yes! Absolutely… but politics, religion, and philosophy are not trivial or unnecessary.
The Reformation was not about having some kind of anti-pope rage, stating a revolution or creating an excuse for theological bickering. It was about the Gospel.
We don’t examine our salvation through our doubts, but our convictions.
The reason why people are unable to give a proper defense for their faith in God is because they never came to know God in the first place.
I most certainly do believe that God is just and He wants justice carried out in any given society, but God would never condone for “equality” (as defined by our post-modern society) to be achieved through any means of prejudice or other wickedness that contradict the very heart of the Gospel.
While some may believe that it is better to have a busy life, I think it’s far better and more honorable to God to have a productive life.
The American people had a moment where God became necessary and national pride was not an option.
There is one specific thing that is keeping me back from becoming a Roman Catholic, and it has been an ongoing problem since the days of its formation in Nicaea.
I think it’s about time we stopped treating masculinity as an enemy for our post-modern civilization, and started realizing that it is a remedy for declining morality, unhappy women, and neglected children.