What Do Frogs Symbolize In The Bible?

Unclean Spirits

What Do Frogs Symbolize In The Bible?

Frogs may well be the green slimy creatures that hop in swaps and feed on bugs. However, the Bible speaks about frogs in a way that takes them off from the physical realm into the spiritual expanse. Both in Exodus and Revelation, the Bible speaks of frogs in quite a significant manner. To help wrap … Read more

Scorpions as Symbols of Punishment and Pain

What Do Scorpions Symbolize In The Bible?

The Bible is never silent. From creation to the prophesy on folding up of the world, it has mentioned several things including animate and inanimate objects. The scorpion both literal and symbolic, has been mentioned in the Old and New Testament with reference to a number of scenarios. In the sections below, we shall dive … Read more

Symbol of Sacrifice and Offerings

Where Can You Find God?

The world tells us that there are many ways to get to God. We can see this in the diverse religions and the different denominations around us. No two groups seem to have the same beliefs or interpretation of the doctrine of the Scriptures. There are many voices, and many choices, all purporting to lead … Read more

What happens if a Catholic eats meat on Friday

What Happens If A Catholic Eats Meat On Friday?

Abstinence and fasting have been traditions in the Catholic church for centuries. They are a form of penance and a show of sacrifice.  One of the most common forms of abstinence is avoiding consumption of flesh meat on certain days. In most Catholic conferences these days include Fridays, Good Friday and Ash Wednesday. But specific … Read more

Is lying a mortal sin

Is Lying A Mortal Sin?

It seems like such an obvious fact that lying is a sin. We’ve grown up being taught by our parents, teachers and other authorities never to lie.  But the morality of lying is, surprisingly, a subject of debate among philosophical and religious experts. That’s because there are different kinds of lies.  Not everyone who lies … Read more

are Catholic churches always open

Are Catholic Churches Always Open?

Are Catholic churches always open? While there is no official requirement for Catholic churches to remain open 24/7, it has been a tradition of the Church to keep doors open to anyone who wants to come in.  For centuries, Catholic churches have welcomed people to their pews to reflect, meditate or simply take a rest.  … Read more

What happens if you eat meat on a Friday during Lent

Apostle Vs Disciple: What’s The Difference?

Different texts of the New Testament use the terms Apostle and Disciple interchangeably. That’s why it can be confusing to differentiate between the two.  Were the 12 people closest to Jesus disciples or apostles? What about all the believers who were sent out to spread the Gospel?  In this quick guide, we explain the difference … Read more

Can I Pray Without a Candle

How To Use Catholic Prayer Candles?

In the Catholic Church, the light of a candle represents the light of Christ. That’s why the priest passes a candle to the parents to represent the light and life of christ.  It’s also why Catholic prayer candles are important. Also called votive candles, prayer candles symbolize the presence of Christ and the offering up … Read more

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