The Ark of Truth- Mother's Hood

4 out of 5 dentists recommend this WordPress.com site

Month: December, 2012

Is Christianity a Religion, a Philosophy, or a Theology?

     If you have watched TV this month then you probably have heard about the war on Christmas.  Bill O’Reilly of FOX News says that Christianity is not a religion but a philosophy.  He did not say that Christmas is a religion, or a philosophy, as Christmas is neither, it is rather a day that was chosen by an organized religious church to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ (and it is the wrong day too).  Yet other people, in the media (like Jon Stewart and the atheist that was on O’Reilly’s show), are saying he is wrong and that Christianity is a religion, hence, Christmas is a religious holiday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Letter to Readers

Dear Readers,

Read the rest of this entry »

The Real American Christmas

THE REAL AMERICAN CHRISTMAS

In a speech in Newburyport, Massachusetts during 1837 John Quincy Adams said:  Why is it that, next to the birth day of the Saviour of the World, your most joyous and most venerated festival returns on this day [July 4th]?…Is it not that, in the chain of human events, the birthday of the nation is indissolubly linked with the birth-day of the Saviour?  That it forms a leading event in the progress of the gospel dispensation?  Is it not that the Declaration of Independence first organized the social compact on the foundation of the Redeemer’s mission upon earth?  That it laid the corner stone of human government upon the first precepts of Christianity…?

Read the rest of this entry »