Mary Magdalene movie- Netflix review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w47IJjuEV8o Let me start by saying I really wanted to like this movie. Aside from Mary, the Mother of God, Mary Magdalene is perhaps one of the most controversial women of the bible. She has been constantly vilified and has endured character assassination throughout history. All of that is for another blog post. I watched … Continue reading Mary Magdalene movie- Netflix review

Getting back to church and a la cart topics

Next week is Passion Week. Tomorrow is Palm Sunday. There will be a liturgy every morning next week plus all of the services for Pascha. I have been gone from church so much that people had begun to ask my sister if I had moved! It is a delicate balance trying to attend when there … Continue reading Getting back to church and a la cart topics

Suffering as a Christian and Passion Week

St. Mary of Egypt. Yes, that is a lion in the background. It is digging her grave. If you have ever suffered as a Christian and have been part of a certain heretical doctrine that states 'really good' Christians should never suffer because if you live your life right the blessings of God over take … Continue reading Suffering as a Christian and Passion Week

This post is for the Protestants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b810SVzh2Nk I have been where you are... seeking... wanting to know more... yet filled with fear. You have been conditioned for years to believe certain things are true. And for protestants these things ARE true but for Christianity they are not true. Lent is just right around the corner. March 7th to be exact. Be … Continue reading This post is for the Protestants