Guest Columns

The Book of Revelation: ‘The Seven Trumpets’

In the central section of Revelation there is an extended narrative involving a parallel series of three sets of progressive judgments;

Revelation: ‘The Seven Seals of Divine Judgment’

As we have already seen, Revelation was primarily written for the encouragement and consolation of those experiencing suffering and persecutions.

Revelation:‘Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God almighty’

As mentioned previously, the book of Revelation can be organized around successive images of Jesus Christ:

Revelation: ‘Behold, I stand at the door and knock’

In our continuing study of Revelation, we catch a glimpse of the life of the early church reflected in John’s letters to the seven churches of Asia.

Revelation: Introduction

This article introduces a new series on the Book of Revelation

Missouri bishops urge opposition to death penalty

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The state of Missouri has executed five individuals in the last five months.

Marriage: Sign of Christ’s love for the Church and the world

Unless you have been living under a rock you must be aware of the recent debate in our society regarding the meaning of the institution of marriage.

Finding the North Star for married love

Today many people think that promising love forever is impossible because they no longer have the reference point of God’s beautiful plan for marriage and family.

Jesus, Marriage and the Good News

Many today are calling for the Church to change her teachings on marriage and sexuality.

Compassion and the Christian physician

The medical profession is a noble calling that involves people helping others who are suffering.

December 23, 2014
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph