Religious Conflicts are not Always About Religion but Politics

So many people point to past ‘religious’ conflicts and simply say that religion was the cause of the conflict but that is not always true. More often than not ‘religious’ conflicts are conflicts that are political in nature but the religious aspect is conflated. To demonstrate this I found a Muslim Times article looking at … More Religious Conflicts are not Always About Religion but Politics

The Gospel of Jesus’ Wife: Does it Change the Understanding of Christ?

This is a short essay I wrote as a final for one of my religion courses. This is my opinion on the topic and the essay still needs some work but I thought I would share it anyways. There is not much material to go off of for this topic but after going through the … More The Gospel of Jesus’ Wife: Does it Change the Understanding of Christ?

Miserere Mei, Deus

This week, starting with Palm Sunday and ending with Easter, is known amongst Christians as Holy Week and is the last week in Lent. This week is a time when Christians prepare themselves for the resurrection of Christ on Easter Sunday. The week starts off with Palm Sunday commemorating Christ entrance into Jerusalem and ends … More Miserere Mei, Deus