Tag: Grace

Acts 27:13-28:44 The Story Ends

Sometime during the mid-eighteenth century, a Jesuit priest in France named Jean-Pierre de Caussade wrote a book that is sometimes called Abandonment to Divine...

Acts 24:1-27 Resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous

Poor Paul. He gets stuck in prison for two years, and Felix, the governor, who is a rather feckless person, seems to be in...

Acts 8:9-25 Simon Magus

Simon of Samaria, known to the Christian tradition as Simon Magus, is one of those rare characters in scripture who have a particular sin...

Luke 17:1-10 We Will Find Ourselves in Communities of Forgiveness and...

Jesus issues a duo warning in this passage. First, when you fail (and we are all bound to fail), don’t lead anyone after you...

Luke 16:1-18 Eternal Habitations

I was sitting with other clergy in a Bible Study, and we were arguing about this passage.  After awhile I became indifferent to the...