The traditional purpose of Lent is the preparation of the body and soul —through prayer, penance, almsgiving, and self-denial.
It reminds us of the value of repentance; believing that giving something up for Lent is a way to attain God’s blessing. But the Bible teaches that grace cannot be earned.…
Why Pedro Opeka who helped over 300,000 of the poorest of the poor and his Humanitarian Association Akamasoa Deserve Nobel Prize for Peace, 2013
A letter to his potential supporters and nominators
By Edward Gobetz, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Sociology, KSU
Most people who are at least to…