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Studies Show the Ten Commandments are Good for You


Studies Show the Ten Commandments are Good for You The Ten Commandments are not good because God gave them to us; he gave them to us because they are good. You don’t have to believe God or even believe in God to realize that the rules for everlasting life are also good rules for just plain living. (Click on the underlined links to read just some of the research I found to back up the Ten Commandments.) I. I am the Lord your... Read More

How Has Helped You?

August 6, 2015 by  
Filed under Dan Burke, Witness

How Has Helped You

First, I want to thank you for being one of our readers! In the last year, we’ve seen our number of subscribers increase. We have also seen a higher number of students at the Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation. Those we help and serve continues to humble our team. Have you been impacted by the work we do here? We want to hear your story! If you‘ve been touched by the work we do, by the emails we send, by the... Read More

The Truth to Which Christ Bears Witness

January 14, 2014 by  
Filed under Anthony Lilles, Truth, Witness


The Truth to Which Christ Bears Witness “For this I was born, and for this I have come into the world, to bear witness to the truth” (John 18:37). A Carthusian reflects on these words of the Lord addressed to Pontius Pilate. He believes that these words reveal the most essential secret of Christ’s life. He explains: “It is awesome to discover that he came to bear witness: that is, to confront each of us... Read More

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