The cold wind is howling outside, The night’s black as sin,In the morning I’ll be triedAnd hanged for avenging Catherine.
On Ash Wednesday, heads become canvasses painted with ashes. Sinners and saints leave the church marked with a cross, marked with the sign and…
“There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death.” — Romans 8:1–2 ESV
When I was young, fifty or sixty years ago, I was told that there were seven deadly sins. My grandmother frequently listed them. Pride, Envy, Gluttony, Lust, Anger, Greed and Sloth. Things have changed.
One’s pleasureis another’s pain
Whether it be yesterday, tomorrow or perhaps even today, we will all fall victim to the hands of sin. May that be as deceitful liars, greedy thieves or through our judgmental eyes, it is inevitable.
“because the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son.” — Hebrews 12:6
Lets be real, getting caught isn’t fun. You know the feeling, the heavy conviction, an abundance of “um, well…I uh…um…”, the lack of eye contact…
Stones wrapped around my heels, black wire around my brow.
The mystery man:
Most women would have clamoured To your dollars enamoured
A man tall and mysteriousDark and broodingly serious
At first I was attractedAloof and quiet, you got me distracted
É dito que o pecado original foi a desobediência. Na verdade, ela foi a primeira e única reação pecaminosa possível. Desobedecer foi um ato pecaminoso, mas não é o Pecado. Todas as vezes que desobedecemos nossos…