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Day: May 24, 2012

Creedal Christology in the Age of Osteen

Joel Osteen, pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston, recently created a stir when he publiclly identified presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and other practicing Mormons, as ‘brothers in Christ.’ This comes as a shock to some, because Mormon teaching, falls well outside the orthodox Christian faith. While we should strive to extend grace in all theological dialog, there comes a time when one must make truth claims concerning those things which are, and those which are not, essential to the Christian faith. What then are the essential, and distinctly Christian, beliefs about Jesus Christ? In this article we offer some suggestions.

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Rise: The Great Fifty Days 33

This week’s readings are from Frank C. Laubach, Letters By A Modern Mystic. He is recognized as a modern classic for inspirational reading. Be drawn into rich reflection to dwell on upon waking. Drink deeply from the well of His resurrection and the wealth of the Church.

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May 24: Psalm 50

May 24: Psalm 50 God the Judge of the Righteous and the Wicked Short meter 66.86                    Terra Beata (This is My Father’s World), p. 10 Diademata (Crown Him with Many Crowns), p. 20 St. Thomas

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