If Your Family Has Attitudes This Time of Year, Use the Beatitudes to Stay in Good Cheer

Dreading upcoming family gatherings for the holidays? This reading of the Beatitudes just might quell your attitudes. [Read more…]

Sarah Palin and Lady Gaga: What They Have in Common, and Why (Hallelujah!) They’re Both Right

[Update: Just to be clear—because there seems to be some misunderstanding about this, for which I’m happy to take full responsibility—this piece is in no way meant as a commentary on either the political message of Sarah Palin, or the music of Lady Gaga. It’s simply a look at what I believe to be the [Read More…]

Holiday Family Gathering Coming Up? Here’s How to Let the Beatitudes Quell Your Attitudes

Here’s how to use the Beatitudes to this year be a blessing to yourself and your family when you meet with them over the holidays. [Read more…]

The Opposition Response to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount

All of us have just heard Jesus Christ give his big long speech. Mr. Christ is a man who has brought a brand new look to the face of public leadership, isn’t he? He certainly is. Why, it wasn’t that long ago at all that a man who wanted to come before us as a [Read More…]

Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount: “Quite the Crowd Pleaser, Charlie.”

Following Obama’s speech last night, I found myself wondering what today’s political “analysts” might say just after Jesus delivered his Sermon on the Mount. At the time I was watching Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos commenting, so … Charlie: Well, that was Jesus Christ, making what one of the most important and I’m certain most [Read More…]