Step back and look at the big picture. The view is disturbing.
Last Friday morning in an interview on Good Morning America, President Obama crowed about the killing of Jihadi John in a U.S. air strike and announced, “ISIL is contained.”Add a comment
The Sainte-Chapelle is a royal medieval Gothic chapel, located near the Palais de la Cité, on the Île de la Cité in the heart of Paris, France, consecrated on 26 April 1248.Add a comment
The issues, pro and con, on our relationship as Calvinist believers to present day Catholicism, have been laid out quite clearly in recent blogs. I will not add to the substantive arguments here.Add a comment
Among the most frequently-commented-on items to appear on the WRF website are those which address the topic which our members Thomas Schirrmacher, Thomas Johnson, and Leonardo de Chirico discuss immediately below. I will not try here to summarize the points that these men make so well. You will just have to read their posts for yourself.Add a comment
Pope Francis in one of the most liked leaders in today’s world. In 2014 Time Magazine voted him ‘Man of the year,’ and his popularity is on the increase, especially outside of the Catholic Church. In secular circles, including left-wing thinkers and LGBT movements, many seem to resonate with his apparent approachability and simplicity. With his insistence on mercy, love and tenderness, Francis likes to make his message simple, inclusive and non-judgmental.Add a comment
Why We, As Evangelical Reformed Christians, Seek to Dialogue with Pope Francis
In Vatican Files 113, “What Do You Think About Pope Francis?”, posted on September 24, 2015 [and available both on this website HERE and at this location - http://vaticanfiles.org/2015/09/113-what-do-you-think-about-pope-francis/ ], Leonardo De Chirico and Greg Pritchard criticise those evangelical leaders who visit the Pope.Add a comment
The November 2015 issue of National Geographic Traveler magazine, contains an article about Bulgaria that features a powerful photograph of the ruins of the Budludzha Monument. The monument was once a tribute to the birth of Bulgaria’s socialist movement.Add a comment
Is the Pope the Antichrist? by WRF Member Leonardo De Chirico (ministering in Rome)
These days no one asks a question like this. It seems too arrogant, too outdated, grossly missing the mark of a honest religious conversation.Add a comment
He rode into the city in WHAT?
When our Lord made His triumphal entry into Jerusalem, he came riding on a donkey, fulfilling the prophecy of Zechariah. It was then the prerogative and expectation that the king would enter the city on a mount.Add a comment
The Pope: I know what the Pope represents to Roman Catholics, and I appreciate what the current Pope brings to the office in terms of an apparent servant attitude, a willingness to talk about Jesus, and to lead local priests and congregations in that direction.Add a comment
Before the bodies had cooled or the blood congealed, President Obama stalked to the nation’s television cameras and with phony rage damned the guns that law abiding Americans own, and blamed them for the latest mass shooting.Add a comment
Michael kept insisting that his viewing pornography wasn’t hurting anybody. “I’m divorced, and what else am I going to do with my sex drive? This isn’t hurting me; it’s actually helping me.”Add a comment