Christ will return, and everyone will be brought back to life. What then? There will be a judgment - and Jesus brought good news about the judgment, not just warnings. It is good news for all humanity, not just a few. It is the hope and faith of all believers.
Some people think that all of Jesus' work was done when he was resurrected, and all he needed to do then was to go home. But his work still continues in heaven on our behalf. In this series of articles, Grace Communion International authors discuss the significance of the ascension, and of Jesus' return to finish his work of the salvation not just of his people, but of the entire creation.
A question Christians have been asking themselves since He ascended into Heaven. A difficult question. A necessary one. One that has been answered variously by Christians of all type of denominations. But, in the last centuries, not so much by Catholics. Fr Castellani fills the void with solid knowledge and great style.
Far too many people have become disillusioned in their religious beliefs and are leaving the Christian church. They are doing so, in large measure, due to the lack of credibility in outdated church dogmas and traditions.This book presents a critical analysis of five key areas of church dogmas that are particularly bothersome to people in today's society and make recommendations for change.