Tag Archives: hate

Who should we listen to?

I just read a story that I found kind of odd. King Ahab has a plan of action to retake some land and is looking for confirmation from God. 400 prophets say it’s a go, but his potential ally wonders … Continue reading

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There is Hope

I hate to write another post like I did in Again?, but I feel that I have to address this latest shooting. How do we fight this? How are we called to respond to this? We are called, as always, to love. … Continue reading

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Hatred Carried

In my prayer this morning, I reflected on Jesus’ scourging at the pillar. It is the time when He is beaten in hopes that it would be enough to appease the crowds who want Him dead. I never like this one. … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

Christian forgiveness is incredibly challenging. “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you. For [God] himself is kind to the ungrateful and the wicked.” (Luke 6:27-28, 35) … Continue reading

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Loss of Faith

I heard a talk the other day from a person who basically lost his faith because he didn’t agree or believe some of the teachings of the Catholic Church. He figured that since they were wrong on this one topic, … Continue reading

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The Power of Love

Today, the Confederate flag will come down from the grounds of the South Carolina state house. This has been a matter of debate for years, but something changed recently. Yes, there was a brutal killing spree, and hatred showed its … Continue reading

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Light and Dark

A couple more DC memorial quotes this week – The MLK memorial had two walls filled with quotes from him over the years. On of my favorites is this: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate … Continue reading

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Pray for those who hate you

Do you pray for people you dislike? Do you pray for people who you see as evil? I had a person that I prayed for. I didn’t pray for good things to happen, I prayed for the person to be … Continue reading

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