Our Christian brothers in the West started Lent on Wednesday, but we’re over here just chilling. But then you realize Zacchaeus Sunday is already this Sunday. Meaning there are only four more weeks until Great Lent starts. It’s time to begin making the most out of the non-fasting days you have left. And to start […]
College is tough. Between classes, clubs, sports, relationships, and missing family, it gets very stressful. Trying to actively keep the faith and pray, fast, abstain from certain activities, and go to church regularly adds to the struggle. Many times a semester I’ll find myself worn down from all of these things and needing a break. […]
Just picking up a Bible and committing to read the whole thing can seem an impossible task. Where should you start? How should you make sense of the whole book? Here’s a little bit of advice for getting started: Everything must be read through the lens of Jesus Christ. The Incarnation of the Son of […]
I was sitting in one of my English lit classes last week when my professor said something that I haven’t been able to get out of my head. Community is not having to explain your references. She was referring to readers who understand author’s allusions without the help of outside sources, like Google or SparkNotes, as […]
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Why are some books in the Bible while others were excluded and how was that decided? This is a great question! Today I’m going to address the New Testament canon. Let’s start off with a little bit of context. By the end of the first century or early in the second century, all of the […]