Who is like God?

Benjamin God & Faith

Most Christians do not realize how refined and precise the Christian idea of God is, and how we share that treasure with Muslims and Jews, to some extent. These three religions believe in one God, a belief known as monotheism. This was a revolutionary idea when the Jews first professed it, several thousand years ago. To the ancient world, it …

Christmas Memories

Benjamin God & Faith

– Fr. Benjamin Christmas has always been a time of great excitement for me. My parents made church services an important part of the Christmas season, and often my father would read the account of Christmas from the Gospel of Luke. When I was young, however, the excitement focused on the candy and cookies that we would make, and on …

Evil proves God exists

Benjamin God & Faith

– Fr Benjamin Atheists will argue strongly that God does not exist, but evidence for the non-existence of God is a little hard to come by. They generally point to all the evil in the world as proof that God does not exist. If a good God really made the world, why would we have wars, racism, violence, exploitation, hunger …