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Aici se discută teologia și folosofia din perspectivă creștină.
μὴ παύσῃ τεκταίνων τὸ σὸν ἄγαλμα
(Plotinus, Enneads I, 6, 9).
“Without water it is impossible to wash a dirty garment clean, and without tears it is even more impossible to wash and cleanse the soul from pollution and stains.” (St. Symeon the New Theologian, Discourses IV, §10)
O my Jesus, forgive us our sins, save us from the fires of hell, lead all souls to Heaven, especially those most in need of Thy mercy. Amen.
Monthly Archives: February 2017
When the apostles gather after the ascension of Jesus, they determine to replace Judas so that their number will be twelve once more. Peter justifies the decision by appealing to two passages in the Psalms (Acts 1:20). Consider the impressive … Continue reading
At the crucifixion of Jesus, the chief priests, scribes, elders, and passersby all mocked the prophet from Nazareth, calling upon him to come down from the cross if he were really the Son of God (Matt 27). Of course, precisely … Continue reading
Part of the pain of the experience of being single is the fact that there is no physical contact with another person. Of course, being single is not all bad; it has its positives and its negatives, much the same … Continue reading
Când Dumnezeu a relatat cele zece porunci lui Moise pe munte, poporul lui Israel a rămas terifiat de ceea ce se vedea: Tot poporul auzea tunetele și sunetul trâmbiței și vedea flăcările muntelui care fumega. La priveliștea aceasta, poporul tremura … Continue reading
Scriptura nu poate fi citită în afara contextului comunității poporului lui Dumnezeu. Continue reading
A consideration of the proper ordering and authority of various sources of knowledge. Continue reading