Suffering in its essence is repugnant to our human nature. We naturally run from it. We always want to seek an easy life. But if we acquire and lead this easy life, what reward can there be for that? Every mature adult will admit that pain is typically a prerequisite for pleasure. If we wish … More An Easy Life?
“God cannot be God without man,” Francis the Liberal tells us. But is this true? Does God really need man? Of course not. God is necessary being Who is every perfection to an infinite degree. To assert that God needs any created thing is to insinuate that He is not God. But why did God … More God and Francis
A lie is the intentional telling of a falsehood. God gave man the power of speech that he may express what is in his mind, and to abuse this power by telling a lie is both unreasonable and sinful. Now one lie does not make a man a liar, but if someone has a bad … More Is Your Boss a Liar?
You can do whatever you want as long as you don’t hurt anyone, right? That’s what American freedom is all about, right? You are free to commit any terrible sin your heart desires provided others aren’t involved, right? Wrong, wrong, and wrong. There is no such thing as a victimless crime. Every human being is … More Victimless Crime?
What is the slightest sin? Good question, but let’s just say that it’s stealing one penny. Now, how bad can this slightest of all sins really be? Is it honestly that big a deal if we steal a single penny? To what lengths should we go to avoid this slightest of all sins? Well, it … More The Slightest Sin