Catechism of the Catholic Church

For those involved in my Bible Study class the location of the searchable Catechism of the Catholic Church is- http://archeparchy.ca/wcm-docs/docs/catechism-of-the-catholic-church.pdf(click on the address to go there)(Courtesy of Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg ) simply click on the “magnifying glass” icon located in the upper left and a search window will open. Type in the paragraph…

The Remnant

The Remnant Throughout Bible history there was always a remnant preserved to continue when the world abandoned God.  Consider Noah, a man laughed and ridiculed, yet it was he and his family that rebuilt the nation of the chosen people.  With the famine in Egypt, it was Joseph’s remnant that saved the nation.   From the…

Hail Mary

Chario Kecharitomene “Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth,  To a virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured”  (Luke 1:26-28)  Luke goes…

Bible Timeline

Which 14 books of the Bible that, when read in order, provide a view of Salvation History from a historical perspective?  What about the other books? What is a “Toledot and why is it important?  Where was the Ark of the Covenant located in the time of Christ?  What is Typology and why is it important when studying Sacred…

God Loves a Searching Heart

Almost every day in the news we  read or hear of ISIS destroying another ancient temple or monastery or ancient landmark.  We also read how evangelization in ISIS dominated countries is strictly forbidden under punishment of death.  Conversion to Christianity is punishable by death.  We also read of the horrors inflicted upon those who refuse…