Posts tagged ‘Book of Leviticus’

The Core of Christian Spirituality

Is there one thing, above all others, that a person can do that will lead to a spiritual life and leave behind the religious Christian life? Read more…

Hard Lessons from a Strange Place

People tend to avoid the book of Leviticus. If you read it only as strange or different from your worship practice you surely miss much. Much in the first chapters of Leviticus is devoted to sacrifices dealing with sin.

God set out that sin requires some “sacrifice”, some act to complete forgiveness. Today religion has reduced confession to a set prayer spoken every Sunday, and forgiveness as words by the priest after the prescribed prayer finishes.

What’s missing? Read more…