Category Self-Righteousness

Don’t Do Religion

Christians have always tended to transform the Christian Revelation into a Christian religion. Christianity is said to be a religion like any other or, conversely, some Christians try to show that it is a better religion than the others. People attempt to take possession of God. Theology claims to explain everything, including the being of […]

Illusionary Life

Some people use religion as a way to avoid dealing with their hurt and worthlessness. Christianity to them is a system of behaviour that they follow to gain a sense of value. To maintain their self esteem they unconsciously find themselves covering up the source of their pain. Grace, with its message of ‘acceptance for […]

Blame

“Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed? As I have observed, those who plough evil and those who sow trouble reap it. At the breath of God they are destroyed; at the blast of his anger they perish.” Job 4:7-9 Three of Job’s comforters look for unrighteousness in […]

You Have First-Class Righteousness

2 Corinthians 5:21 For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. Some Christians believe that they have to work at becoming more righteous. And they kick themselves when they do wrong. They don’t realize that by doing these things, they […]

Blame

“Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed? As I have observed, those who plough evil and those who sow trouble reap it. At the breath of God they are destroyed; at the blast of his anger they perish.” Job 4:7-9 Three of Job’s comforters look for unrighteousness in […]