Tag Archives: heaven

Brandon’s Three Questions: Heaven, Hell and Genesis

I have a new blog follower named Brandon.  When I followed Brandon back I noticed that Brandon had posed three questions regarding Christianity.  As a seminarian and priest-in-training, and I decided to answer them in video form.

Here you go Brandon — I hope you like my answers.  If you’d like to talk more, please don’t hesitate to let me know in the comments.  If you’d like to have a chat, I’m available any time.

God Bless!

The Afterlife: A Silly and Dangerous Idea?

These days the idea of an afterlife is derided as either childlike and old-fashioned or downright dangerous.  Belief in an afterlife (the story goes) is motivation for religious extremists to commit acts of evil, right?

But what if it’s more than that?  In this video I take a walk through the ancient and nearly universal idea in an afterlife.