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The Words of Our Elders: Frank Viola

In the minds of the early Christians, the people—not the architecture—constituted a sacred space.
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~ Frank Viola

The words of our elders, are words of wisdom

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The Words of Our Elders: Ross Douthat

What he felt during his Spanish encounter with left-wing anti-Christianity was similar to his reactions to the anti-Christianity of the right. The “novelty and shock of the Nazis”, Auden wrote, and the blitheness with which Hitler’s acolytes dismissed Christianity “on the grounds that to love one’s neighbor as oneself was a command fit only for effeminate weaklings”, pushed him inexorably toward unavoidable questions. “If, as I am convinced, the Nazis are wrong and we are right, what is it that validates our values and invalidates theirs?” The answer to this question, he wrote later, was part of what “brought me back to the church.

~ Ross Douthat

The words of our elders, are words of wisdom.

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The Words Of Our Elders: Steven J Lawson

“The essence of Christianity is centered upon the Lord Jesus Christ. The sum and substance of being a Christian is trusting Christ with the entirety of one’s being. The height of the Christian life is adoring Christ, the depth of it loving Him, the breadth of it obeying Him, and the length of it following Him. Everything in the Christian life revolves around Jesus Christ. Simply put, Christianity is Christ.”

~ Steven J Lawson

The words of our elders, are words of wisdom