Chapter 9 in The Monastery of the Heart is titled “Equality.” In it, Chittister begins by saying that we like to think equality is the characteristic of our age—that we are all equal now, with equal importance and respect, and equal opportunities. But, she contends that in fact “inequality is the greatest sign of our time.” . .
Photo: Studiomill I have to admit that I often feel heavily weighted with the responsibility of my role as a parent. God has entrusted me with the enormous task of leading my children to Him. He created them and then placed them in my care to train them up in the way that they should go (Proverbs 22:6) though, honestly, some days I’m not even certain of the way I should go, let alone them
Biblical prophets compare the coming judgment from God to the roaring of a lion, Image © Janet Hyun from GoodSalt.com a sound that makes everyone tremble ( Joel 3:16 , Amos 1:2 , 3:8 ). In the Bible, Zion designates the location of God’s earthly throne in Jerusalem
The Sum and Substance And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. John 17:3
Sowing and Reaping Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting