The Twisted Cross by Olive Twist

If this one doesn’t snag a fabric, then… well, as Olive Twist warns, you may want to do a little self-examination. Great post!

A Wayfarer's Journey Home ~♥~

 

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Introduction

My house shall be called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves. (Matthew 21:13)

Soren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher, once wrote that we live in “The Age of Judas,” when people admire Jesus and His teachings, but they politely excuse themselves from following Him, because it doesn’t suit their worldly agenda.

This unfinished manuscript is a critique of western Christianity and the spirit of betrayal.  The primary focus is the attempt of many religious leaders to blend capitalism with the gospel, for their own personal gain.

It is written as a series of essays which I will post here as time permits.

 

Prologue

He saith unto him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved because Jesus said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all…

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Seeking the rest that is only promised and found in Christ Jesus, along with my treasured wife of more than twenty-five years, we seek to grow in our relationship with our Heavenly Father, walk with the Holy Spirit as He moves our hearts, loving others always as Jesus loves us, and carry the news of His glory, the wonderful gospel, that gives light and life where there once was only darkness.
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2 Responses to The Twisted Cross by Olive Twist

  1. granbee says:

    Thanks be to God I was healed from placing priority on money back in early 1999–and met my husband-to-be upon returning from that spiritual retreat where I received the healing. God is good. I celebrate your posting this article of Olive Twist’s here today. I am known for being outspoken about the worship of Mammon and the attendant “class structures” in my town here. You and Olive must lead us all on the King’s Highway! Hallelujah.

  2. writinggomer says:

    Thanks for this post! 🙂

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