Zhang Zhixin was a young Chinese woman who opposed Mao Zedong’s communist government. She was executed in 1975 for her struggle for human rights. Before her death, in order to ensure she could not speak out again at the last moment, the authorities cut her vocal chords. Continue reading Preaching the Forgiveness of Sins
Good manners or etiquette is concerned with doing the proper thing in the proper place at the proper time. More important than good manners is right conduct before God. Doing the right thing. This is a part of what the Bible calls justice or righteousness.
The word “just” translates the Greek word dikaios, meaning “upright, just, righteous” (BAGD). It also includes what is right or correct, applied especially to one’s conduct. Continue reading “Whatever Is Just”