The life of evangelical churches and their spiritual leaders has been portrayed in some recent films and series. Can they help us start conversations?
The Ecumenical Jury of the Cannes Film Festival awarded Terrence Malick's film. “The film expresses and explores the difficult challenges to the integrity of the human person in the face of great evil”, it said.
There is one who never makes an error; a supreme referee, a judge who is above all things, and to whom we will all one day be accountable: God himself.
Paul Copan, Chair of Philosophy and Ethics at Palm Beach Atlantic University, analyses why people leave the faith, and how they find reasons to return.
Stefan Gustavsson, Director of Apologia Centre for Christian Apologetics, explains and defends the claim that God is coming back to judge every human being.
The conflict between God and Satan is not a fight between two powers with equal chances of winning.
Christianity departs from any kind of moralism. What is good news for Duch, is bad news for those who consider themselves too be good and righteous.
Hundreds of evil activities are on the rise. Don't get involved.
One of the crucial steps to spiritual sanity is the realization that the devil exists.
Are there witches or people practising magic today, or is it all one big hoax or delusion?
Evangelicals from churches in the region gathered for a March for Jesus and a Gospel music concert in the city centre.
Why Christians aren't devil-worshippers.
How is it possible to conceive that intelligent people could worship Osho as a god? Because, like Sheela, by worshiping him they were serving themselves.
Don't let evil masquerade in your life. As pleasant as it may seem, if it is against God's word, it will destroy you.
There is an increasing awareness in Western societies that there is more to reality than what can simply be explained using the categories of science.
If that body was really gone, if Jesus had come back to life, then the matrix of reality is altered; tragedy is not the final result of goodness.
The texture of suffering is changed when we see it and begin to experience it as being redemptive.
Desire itself is not evil, on the contrary, it is a delight in pleasure implanted by an infinitely festive Creator.
“The film offers many lessons for viewers”, Executive producer, Devon Franklin says. He hopes the film “will leave audiences feeling both hopeful and purposeful".
To offer a penetrating and nuanced vision of grace, like Victor Hugo does in Les Misérables, takes an attentive, serene, generous, creative, and skillful pen.
The story of “A High Wind in Jamaica” (Richard Hughes, 1929) might sound like a comedy, but it is in fact a drama of great cruelty, capable of making the skin of most insensitive readers crawl.
Now a refugee in Italy, Sayid is running away from his past. He fled his Middle-Eastern home when charged with blasphemy after he confronted an Iman who often abused sexually a boy.
The monsters and ghosts in “The Shining” are real, but they live within us.
He suffered in our place, because that was what we deserved, including the crown of thorns.
The Church should “not be locked inside an institutional box”, says Jaume Llenas. Christians are now in the “margins of culture”, a new missionary context.
Get rid of evil from inside you, or it will finish by conquering you.