Oral or Sacred Tradition

March 7, 2011

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Oral Tradition  This is another bone of contention within both the Catholic and non-Catholic camps.  Oral or Sacred Tradition is the passing down of teaching and the examples of other saints. However, in the Catholic Church, tradition is passed down and understood to be embodied in the episcopacy (the Pope, priests, etc.) While I don’t […]

Commandment of Christ #2

March 7, 2011

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Matthew 4:7 ἔφη αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς πάλιν γέγραπται οὐκ ἐκπειράσεις κύριον τὸν θεόν σου.  Jesus said to him, “Once again it is written: ‘You are not to put the Lord your God to the test.’” Jesus Christ said these words to Satan, after Satan tempted Jesus to prove His deity by throwing himself off the […]

If you thought the TV show “Skins” was bad…

March 5, 2011

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Tweet It’s a good thing we don’t watch TV, but An ABC pilot called “Good Christian Bitches” has religious and women’s groups up in arms over what they describe as an extremely offensive and distasteful show title.  The dramedy, based on Kim Gatlin’s novel of the same name, will be brought to life by famed […]

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Commandment of Christ #1

March 5, 2011

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Luke 4:8 It is written, ‘You are to worship the Lord your God and serve only him‘ Because of your created status, you owe reverent worship and obedience to your creator, above any and all competing interests.  προσκυνέω (proskonéo) in Greek actually means to “bow down with your forehead towards the floor” or “to prostrate oneself”. That’s what […]

Sola Scriptura

March 4, 2011

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Sola Scriptura is a doctrine that Protestants hold dear and it is unquestionable. Sola Scriptura is one of  the five pillars of the Protestant reformation that is inarguable. But what if we stepped outside of whatever doctrinal background we have, and look at the plain word of God that we say we believe in? Briefly […]

Welcome to Ant Writes!

March 1, 2011

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I will be adding a more substantial blog post in due time 🙂 Since I am writing a book called “The Commandments of Christ”, I may just post each of the 125 commandments on this blog. I’m not sure if I’ll do it daily or twice a week. I’ll see how it turns put. I […]

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