Smarter Than God? Tweaking the Bible Is All the Rage

Jefferson Bible for the 21st Century

What do atheists, Piers Morgan and a federal judge have in common? All claim to know better than God about what He should have said in the Scriptures. AMENDING THE BIBLE’S STANCE ON GAY RIGHTS British journalist and talk show host Piers Morgan, whose show can be seen on CNN, made headlines recently for his campaign against the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, which permits law-abiding citizens to possess handguns. Now, though, Morgan has offered a reprimand to God Himself. In a n … [Read more...]

ORDINARY TIME: Living Life in the Slow Lane

Ordinary Time

Ah, we Catholics love a party!  And what is the liturgical calendar, if not a great excuse to put on our finery and enjoy a feast, celebrating the hallmarks of our faith with explosions of color and light and song!During the Christmas season, giddy with the news of the Christ Child’s birth, we decorate our churches and our homes with fragrant greenery, golden baubles, heady red poinsettias, and twinkling lights to rival the stars in the winter sky.Likewise, Eastertide—when the liturgy ref … [Read more...]