Posts Tagged ‘Law’

Pope Francis: The world needs Christians with the heart of children

(CNA/EWTN News) On Wednesday Pope Francis said the 10 Commandments are not heartless rules imposed on mankind by an oppressive God, but are rather words given by a father to his children in order to protect them from harm.
Publish date: 2018 - 6 - 21

Has Christ Rendered the Old Testament Law Obsolete?

Is Christianity guilty of spurning God's commandments in the Old Testament? Let's turn to the Patristic writers for an answer
Publish date: 2018 - 3 - 4

Am I without sin?

Just by not condemning others, we are closer to Jesus who promised that “Neither do I condemn you.” (John 8:11)
Publish date: 2016 - 3 - 13

The Law Was Given That Grace Might Be Sought

Why did God go through all these troubles of putting Israel “under the law” (Rm. 6:15) to beginwith? Why not give them the solution outlined in Ezekiel’s prophesy from day one (i.e. the redemption from Christ)? As usual, it’s St. Augustine who came to our rescue by answering this difficult question in one simple statement: “The law was given that grace might be sought; and grace was given that the law might be fulfilled”.
Publish date: 2015 - 8 - 30

Spiritual Talk – 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year B)

On the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year B), Fr. Anthony Ho explains to us Jesus' discourse on the meaning of God's commandments in the Gospel of Mark. He teaches us that merely abiding by the commandments is not enough, we must align our actions with our hearts, truly honouring God with both mind and action, in order to truly follow Him.
Publish date: 2015 - 8 - 29

Life or death

On this week's "Love and Life", we invited Dr. Jason Kwok to discuss with us the issue of "assisted suicide" and the implications of legalizing this practice. He also examined the medical profession's mission to save lives and the importance of family support for ill patients.
Publish date: 2014 - 7 - 5