Maybe It’s Time American Christians Head for the Hills
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Fr. Dwight Longenecker
Is it time to head for the hills? That’s what St Benedict did. By the end of the fifth century the great Roman Empire had completely collapsed. The center of government had moved to Constantinople. The Vandals and Goths had sacked Rome, and the church and people had drifted into decadence and despair.
As a young man Benedict went to study in Rome, but soon gave up and retreated to Subiaco to live as a hermit.
Death, Dying and Going to Heaven
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For some time the Lord has been bringing home to me some truths about 'death' and passing on to the next world. I say that because over the last two or three years, a lot of my friends and colleagues and some wonderful sponsors for missions have 'died'. I’d like to first tell you about a few of them and then share what I learned and am thinking. Perhaps it may helpful to you.