I am not come to destroy, but to fulfill. (Mat 5:17 KJV)

This statement from Jesus, “I have come not to destroy but to fulfill” is very reassuring.  If we consider the climate of “messianic expectancy” at the time of Jesus Christ we will know that there were many who proclaimed themselves as “the messiah.”  They actively went among the people seeking to win support.  Most of them ended […]

A Christian reflects on death

The death of someone is most always experienced as loss.  When it is someone we are close to or is a loved one the loss is even greater.  Death has a deeply theological significance for Christians.  For Christians it is not only a time of loss and grief; it is also a deeply spiritual moment […]