Our Corrupted Compass?


We take for granted that we can hop on a plane, drive a car, or sail a boat nowadays and go someplace hundreds or thousands of miles away with the confidence that we will find it without any trouble. The age of satellites, computers and GPS, a very hi-tech "compass," has ensured pinpoint accuracy when traversing the expanse of our globe. It’s almost inconceivable that a ship’s crew out of sight of land would end up lost, meandering around not knowing where they are or which bearing they need to make landfall, even in a storm. Despite these advances in scientififc technology, we've lost our theological GPS along the way. As a result, we find ourselves in the midst of a tempest, a Cat 4 societal storm that threatens to crash our nations upon the rocky shores of rebellion and destruction. Is it possible to emerge from this, and once again find our safe harbour?


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  • "Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life." 
     Linus Pauling
  • "There are no foolish questions, and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions." 
     Charles Proteus Steinmetz 
  • "It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education." 
     Albert Einstein
  • "A sense of curiosity is nature's original school of education."
     Smiley Blanton
  • "Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when one contemplates the mysteries of eternity. Never lose a holy curiosity." 
     Albert Einstein 
  • "I think I benefited from being equal parts ambitious and curious. And of the two, curiosity has served me best." 
     Michael J. Fox
  • "The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity." 
     Ellen Parr 
  • "Knowledge is not rooted in facts; it is rooted in curiosity." 
     Chopra/Tanzi, Super Brain
  • "There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy."


     Shakespeare's Hamlet
  • "Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas." 
     Marie Curie

     

  • "The spark of curiosity ignites passion in great minds." 
     Anon 
  • "Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness."
     Bryant McGill
  • "Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so too." 
    Voltaire

     

  • "A person without curiosity may as well be dead."
     Judy Blume
  • "Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts; for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance." 
     William Wirt 
  • "Be curious always!  For knowledge will not acquire you; you must acquire it."
     Sudie Black
  • "He wrote as a young man that God's noblest gift was the gift of an inquiring mind."
     John Adams
  • "When holy curiosity is driven by passion, and critical thinking by perseverance, wisdom and truth emerge." 
     Anon
  • "Curiosity sets us apart from the average lump of dirt."
     Anon
  • "Curiosity is the deepest connection that we have with knowledge, wisdom and life. Incuriosity is cutting all these connections."
     Baris Gencel
  • "We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." 
     Walt Disney
  • "People say: idle curiosity. The one thing that curiosity cannot be is idle." 
     Leo Rosten
  • "If we had known everything in this universe, we would have had to find another universe to feed our curiosity, because what keeps man alive is curiosity!"
     Mehmet Murat Ildan
  • "Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will." 
     James Stephens
  • "People die when curiosity goes." 
    Graham Swift

     

  • "Why am I so curious? I don’t know. But I’ll find out." 
     Anon 
  • "Curiosity is the ultimate power tool."
     Roy Underhill
  • "Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people." 
     Leo Burnett 
  • "Curiosity is the one thing invincible in Nature."
     Freya Stark
  • "It is a capital mistake to theorize in advance of the facts." 
     Sherlock Holmes

     

  • "Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly."
     Arnold Edinborough
  • "Learning is by nature curiosity ... prying into everything, reluctant to leave anything, material or immaterial, unexplained." 
     Philo of Alexandria
  • "Those with less curiosity or ambition just mumble that God works in mysterious ways. I intend to catch him in the act." 
     Damien Echols
  • "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." 
     Albert Einstein 
  • "One of the secrets of life is to keep our intellectual curiosity acute." 
     William Phelps
  • "Socrates told us, 'the unexamined life is not worth living.' I think he's calling for curiosity, more than knowledge. In every human society at all times and at all levels, the curious are at the leading edge." 
     Roger Ebert
  • "Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last." 
     Samuel Johnson 
  • "Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind." 
     Samuel Johnson
  • "The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of the young mind for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards."
     Anatole France
  • "Perhaps the greatest virtue of man is curiosity." 
     Anatole France 

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Christ And The Duality Of The Atonement, The Hijacked Elephant

The duality of the Day of Atonement, both of the old covenant, the flesh, and the new covenant, the Spirit, is referred to in the New Testament Book of Acts. “But those things, which God before had showed by the mouth of all his prophets, that Christ should suffer, he has so fulfilled. Repent, therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord; and he shall send Jesus Christ [the second time] which before was preached of you …." [quote from the apostle Peter, Acts 3:18-20].

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A Life And Death Pickle Of A Predicament

In our Sneakers article, Name Those Tenets, it lists the six basic tenets of Christianity. The sixth one, as the apostle Paul pointed out, is eternal judgement. Eternal judgement takes place at the great resurrection, where all who have lived and are in the grave, are raised from the dead and judged according to their works. This judgement that takes place is a decision to eternal life or eternal death. The predicament we find ourselves in as Christians, with the noticeable emerging beast of Babylon the Great, his image, his mark and the number of his name, 666, all goes back to the simple choice we were given way back when.


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