Jesus Gospel Of Love – Avoiding Christian Fratricide

Jesus Gospel Of Love: Fratricide is the killing of a brother or sister, or in military terms it is friendly-fire of fatal consequences. Yet, as we will probably know, in Christian Sermon-on-the-Mount terms, anger is murder (see Matthew 5:21-26). So, it’s not too long a bow to draw to see that abuse of a Christian brother or sister – or even dissension in the heart of one – is tantamount to Christian fratricide. We’re commanded not to do this. And, still, we’ll have practical problems holding onto grief others have…

Founder of The Christian Mysticism Education Movement

The lure of celebrity has infiltrated the modern church. The goal of many congregations is to grow into a mega-church, making the pastor a celebrity within the Christian Mysticism community at large. Celebrities created by the media, through sports, television, movies, or other pop culture outlets are often promptly paraded before the public to demonstrate how cool it is to be a “Christian”. The result of the dependence on celebrity is at best a shallow conversion, and, tragically often, disappointment, when the celebrity returns to a life of depravity after…