Should we place the cards?

Love the people would know something about their future and so there is the Internet a few offers that promise to predict a future. For example, you can set up online tarot cards. What to make of this? In the Old Testament it is strongly discouraged because you should trust only one, namely God the…

The doubting climber

A while ago, I heard that someone is seriously ill. That makes a naturally affected. Then I remembered this story came from the climbers, but I must question again. They went something like this. A climber was how it is to be expected, on the road in the mountains. He arrived in bad weather and…

Who was St.Martin?

The son of a Roman Militärtribuns grew up there, where Hungary is today. He struck at the behest of his father, a military career, as he was obliged as the son of a Roman officer under the provisions of the Emperor Diocletian for military service. Over time it his Christian faith changed such that he…

It could all be so beautiful

Everything could be so nice if it were not for the atrocities made by humans. War, rape, murder, robbery, theft, extortion, striving for power and so on. Basically, it would not need to give all of these things, because no one else she does, than the man himself. It is in the nature of man…

Feeling guilty today on Reformation day?

Maybe you have a bad conscience today. Who knows why. So you’re in good company. Then Martin Luther, we do celebrate Reformation Day today in the commemoration, also suffered a massive bad conscience. However, his concern was more holistic and also religious. The question was, how can stand before God a human being, even if…

Do we need God for morality and ethics?

Morals and ethical concepts are not necessarily tied to the belief in the one God. Even without this faith we come to ethical decisions and to continue to function. Often or perhaps always, however, one comes to utilitarian, ethical concepts. According to which the majority is always right, no matter whether it has actually legal….

Psalm 23 – modern

God guides me in life and give me the right thoughts in crucial situations, so I have no reason to really miss anything in life. It holds that give me strength and buoyancy for me living conditions. He gives me hope and joy. Because he is the Lord in my life, he shows me the…

Peter and the Wolf

Hurray, the wolves are back! In Germany, more and more wolves will gradually sifted and some environmentalists are pleased with this new, supposedly ecological happiness and balance. The wolf as a relative of the dog, some say, was almost a bit a friend of the people. In the musical tale “Peter and the Wolf” by…

The Walking Dead

There are a wide variety of movies about zombies and some trains running currently. One of them is The Walking Dead, on Amazon Prime you had obviously choose a different name and called it there fear of the walking dead. The series and movies always play with the wholly other, with the death that no…

Epicurus and Zeno

In the ancient Greek philosophy, there are two opposites. One of them was the philosopher Epicurus, who said that the world is composed of atoms and the human soul as well, albeit for very fine atoms. Once the atomic compounds dissolve that make up the soul, so also the soul automatically disband itself. So there…

Small natural wonders

If you currently go into nature, to get in front of him, as in a great painting. Different shades of color light up a counter, fresh green, plain green, dark green, yellow, orange and orange-brown. Behind this sometimes blue sky, sometimes a little hazy. As you can marvel at the wonders of nature and is…

Blade Runner 2049

25 years ago was the first part of Blade Runner, which was supplemented by a second, equally dark and equally well-made movie this year. It is a dystopia drawn, in the one hand, people live, parallel to them, the artificially bred people who replicants. These need to be kept low, because otherwise there could be…

How one feels Religion

Religion is something that is created by the personal socialization basically. It is characterized by the parents, family, friends, school, society and the secret educators, namely the media. Who has been neglected, for example, in the early years of childhood or growing up in a little emotional or even dysfunctional parents’ house or perhaps a…

Post from Michigan

Yesterday I received an email from Michigan, United States. The aim was to imagine one side, namely on Hildegard von Bingen. In the Catholic Church it is considered holy and she was a polymath of the Middle Ages. The linked page below presents them and offers his view of the Middle Ages. The site was…

Epicurus and creation

In the fourth and third century BC in Greece, a philosopher whose ideas have a certain relevance today lived. Epicurus, that was his name, was one of the atomists, so a nuclear teachers who had anticipated theoretically that everything we see, that the whole matter, from the smallest particles must pass the atoms. He introduced…

What I’m wondering about

… is why I actually blogging. Every blogger has so essentially duplicating his own ideas why he does that. I think on the one hand it is with me, that I would like to encourage a discourse on certain things, even though the do not have to be reflected in the fact that now necessarily…

Is the death penalty fair?

First, the question bores me basically already, although I have found myself in the headline. They can in fact answer cope with No. On the other hand, do not see all the people that answer to be correct. This article is now addressed to them, although they will probably not be put off by. Why…

Colors are dangerous?

Who, for example, opinion, religion or religions are basically dangerous, could also come up with the idea that colors are also dangerous. For just as in religions, there are all sorts of shades in the colors, different and similar, and the whole thing yet in all possible nuances and shades. Even in religions there are…

Does religion corrupt young people?

Excuse me this absurd appearing question, because my mind is not inserted in this issue. But it is the opinion of a Facebook contact, with which I circulated from time to time together again at random and such crude theses. I had replied to this question, among others, as follows: Each person is affected by…

Should religion be a school subject?

In a forum that revolves around philosophy and politics, this question has been asked before. In me a little stomach turned, because these kinds of questions I find something flat. I assume that basically almost everyone and probably every person has a religious vein that is inherent in him. If someone disagrees, you could discuss…

Dum loquimur, tempus iam fugit. Itaque carpe diem!

As we speak, already the time flees. Therefore, seize the day! This wisdom today are still relevant, but come in this form by the Roman poet Horace in the first century BC. The only question how you have to use his time wisely and properly will? So many people you ask, so many answers will…

Rome, this was a promise

Who was in ancient times Romans had good cards. He stood for all sorts of rights, some of which others could only dream of. Rome, which was a promise. Who was in Rome, was in the capital of culture, the center of power. In the conquered by the Romans provinces had certainly only a distant…

Should we change the world?

Translated automatically from German to English bei google translator. As a Christian basically yes. For it is geared to what said and did and lived Jesus Christus. On one hand, it is reported that he accepted people, especially those who were not particularly recognized in society, publicans, the sick, the poor and so on. Secondly,…

Send LARGE Christmas-Ecards !

Have you already sent Ecards for Christmas to your family and friends ? We have something special and large: Send large German Ecards from good old Europe! Here you find our > Christmas Cards and here > all our Ecards (some of them can be used for different events, also for Christmas). We wish you…

America chose Obama

“Well, here we are on the other side. A watershed moment. An historic election. And we, the American people, have made our choice. –  Barack Obama will be the 44th President of the United States, and the nation’s first black president. And in elections across the country, Democrats won their seats in the Senate. When…

Does God allow hard things?

“There are times when life is hard, and answers are few.  When situations happen that challenge the core of who we are and what we believe.  When doubts plague our minds and trouble our souls. We ask where is God and will he meet the needs of my life.  Will he reach down and stop…