Tag Archives: Apostle Paul

Love precedes Faith

This is a most important topic because when love is seen as the first principle of faith then religious disagreements can begin to fall by the wayside. Faith deals with the “truth” of doctrine but love determines the actual quality … Continue reading

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God’s Super Bowl

Super Bowl Sunday is probably one of the single biggest sports events in the world. Its outcome will decide who is the best football team in the NFL. God also has prepared a Super Bowl for us. It will be the … Continue reading

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The walrus is Paul!

I am not referring to one of the Beatles. The gentleman I am referring to is the so-called “apostle” Paul, whose original name was Saul. Paul is the walrus because he is the odd man out, and for several interesting … Continue reading

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Are Christians Above The Law?

The Apostle Paul must be turning in his grave! He never said that Christians could ignore God’s commandments. Yet, when defending the doctrine that “faith alone saves,” theologians and members of the clergy will often quote the Apostle Paul as … Continue reading

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The Deep Science of Scripture

While not the Orthodox view, there has been a strong Christian tradition of biblical interpretation that goes beyond the literal sense of its words. I have maintained through various posts that to truly understand the significance of the covenant with … Continue reading

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Interview with Martin Luther

In a previous post, I featured a discussion between Emanuel Swedenborg and Pope Sextus Quintus. This conversation took place in the spiritual world. Quintus underwent a conversion several months before his death when he realized that the Lord alone was … Continue reading

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