Author Archives: truleeyours

STILL SERVING COMPLEMENTARIAN PIE

With regard to Pope’s naming of new cardinals:  Still no female cardinal. Wouldn’t it be so refreshing if even one of the men being honored by being elevated to cardinal refused the honor saying, “I will not accept such an … Continue reading

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THE KEYS ARE ON THE FLAG

Have you ever noticed how the Papal flag with its triple crown, draped stole, and crossed keys, is the same basic design as the Jolly Roger flag with its skull, mandible, and crossed bones? Historically, which flag copied which flag? … Continue reading

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MOVING MOUNTAINS

An online commenter has asked, are we not all “sons (children) of God,” and isn’t the point that we should all be “moving mountains” (Matthew 17:20).  I will add, why not move mountains, if that is what Jesus taught us … Continue reading

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WORD OF GOD IN SIRACH

The author of John 1 seems to be saying that Jesus of Nazareth is the “Word” who is God. The writers of the New Testament knew perhaps of the Book of Sirach, aka Ecclesiasticus, “The word of God on high … Continue reading

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SEEING THEY DO NOT PERCEIVE

Amazing that so many people cannot see what is right in front of their nose.   Many people are simply not attentive, not mindful, not even very alert, maybe doing drugs or alcohol, just not receptive, just not paying attention, … Continue reading

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SEVENTY TIMES SEVEN

  What is so special about “70 x 7,” the factor that emerges in many parts of the Bible through calculation with the Sower’s numbers (30-60-100 or 100-60-30)? I like the answer I’ve come up with in my post on … Continue reading

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TREAT ‘EM LIKE A TAX COLLECTOR

  Some people show their insecurities by trying to excommunicate other people. They think Jesus would approve, and they quote Matthew 18:17 to justify excommunicating members of the Church: “If the offender refuses to listen even to the church, let … Continue reading

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