Category Archives: Grace

Sacrifice, Atonement, and Grace – A Deeper Understanding

In John 8:31 Jesus advances His famous, somewhat puzzling phrase, “if you are my disciples then truth will set you free“. Later in chapter 8, we learn that the truth of which Jesus speaks frees us from sin. The question naturally … Continue reading

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Hope — The Virtue That Keeps Us Honest

Spe salvi facti sumus – Pope Benedict XVI I’ve been reflecting, again, on the argument that hope is the antithesis of faith. Certainly, our everyday experience reveals that hope is greatest where faith is least. The example I’ve often used … Continue reading

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Faith, Salvation, and Holiness

It turns out that obedience to God’s will is the thread that connects these three concepts together. Now, go and study    

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