Sola Scriptura etc.
Scripture is not an end, but a means. I would even venture to say that Holy Scripture (though it is of utmost importance) is not the Word of God, but instead points to the Word of God who became flesh as St. John tells us in the first chapter of his gospel verse 14. Our goal has been buried by superficiality. We not longer envisage Christ, but faith versus works, and Holy Scripture versus...
Joy is the touch of God’s finger. It is not the touch that is the object...– Peter Kreeft
Pleasure is moving, happiness is still; joy is moving while still. Pleasure is...– Peter Kreeft, Heaven: The Heart’s Deepest Longing.
God’s Power is His Love.– Balthasar
Why is there no appeal of Christianity to the lost? Because it’s boring. It looks as if all Beauty and Good have been sucked out through a straw. (Usually with a christian on the other end.) Christianity is not superficial sentimental nonsense, but a reality. It is a stepping out of this world into the next. It is coming to the realization that our universe was an “indoor...
We know nothing of religion here: we only think of Christ. We know nothing of...– Being in Heaven from Lewis’ Great Divorce