The prodigal son and justice

Friends, Remember the parable of the prodigal son. This is a great example of the difference between “Social (American) Justice” and “Biblical Justice”. Love is truly transformed into mercy when it is necessary to go beyond the narrow confines justice. In today’s world, way too many people run around screaming for Social Justice ( that […]

Virtue of the Week: Justice

LOVE IS TRANSFORMED INTO MERCY WHEN IT GOES BEYOND THE NARROW CONFINES OF JUSTICE. THE FATHER, HIS SON, AND THEIR DONKEY A father and his son were taking their donkey to a neighboring town to sell him. They had not gone far when they met with a group of women sitting near a well, talking […]

Virtue of the Week: Justice

LOVE IS TRANSFORMED INTO MERCY WHEN IT GOES BEYOND THE NARROW CONFINES OF JUSTICE. THE FATHER, HIS SON, AND THEIR DONKEY A father and his son were taking their donkey to a neighboring town to sell him. They had not gone far when they met with a group of women sitting near a well, talking […]

Virtue of the Week: Justice

LOVE IS TRANSFORMED INTO MERCY WHEN IT GOES BEYOND THE NARROW CONFINES OF JUSTICE We sometimes hear it said that Justice is blind. We can all picture that image of the statue of the blind woman with the outstretched arm holding a balance or a scale. That is more of an image of “American Social […]

Virtue of the Week: Justice

LOVE IS TRANSFORMED INTO MERCY WHEN IT GOES BEYOND THE NARROW CONFINES OF JUSTICE. JUSTICE IS BLIND? AMERICAN SOCIAL FAIRNESS VERSUS BIBLICAL JUSTICE We sometimes hear it said that Justice is blind. We can all picture that image of the statue of the blind woman with the outstretched arm holding a balance or a scale. […]