Sino ba yang Joyce Pring na yan at may nagtatanong na naman sa akin about theology ek ek? Heniway, sa totoo lang, wag tayo masyado maimbey kay ate mo kasi biktima lang din naman sya ng isang bersyon ng Christianity na makitid, sarado, at mapanghusga sa iba – and proud sila dyan kahit hindi sila […]
Discussion: Is Taal Explosion God’s Punishment For Nazareno “Idolatry”?
In the wake of Taal Volcano’s explosion, a viral Facebook post hints that it is linked to the Roman Catholic’s Black Nazarene celebration that happened just a few days before the explosion. God is angry. Just a few days after the Black Nazarene celebration, the Taal volcano erupted. Why celebrate a statue? Couldn’t this phenomenon […]
No Room This Christmas
NO ROOM!By Professor Revelation VeluntaNew Testament & Cultural StudiesUnion Theological Seminary (PH) This is the reality of our world today. There is no room. No room for refugees. No room for Lumads. No room for the Rohingya. No room for Palestinians. No room for PLHIV. No room for LGBTQi. No room for the other. No […]
Christmas: Be Born Into God’s Life
In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. All went to their own towns to be registered. Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to the city […]
Does God Need Our Worship?
God doesn’t need to be worshiped. God does not need it. God, like the earth will continue long after humans are gone. Probably, God and the earth are better of without humans. God was when there was nothing. God will long after everything becomes nothing. Our worship practices are human needs, not God’s. The prophets […]