Why did God create the Tree of Knowledge?

Why did God create the Tree of Knowledge?

The tree of knowledge. God created the tree of knowledge and placed it in the garden of Eden. That wasn’t the problem. The problem was...
The tree of knowledge. God created the tree of knowledge and placed it in the garden of Eden. That wasn’t the problem. The problem was he told adam and Eve not to eat from that tree. Genesis 2:16-17 says that God says to Adam that he must not eat from the tree, if he does he will surely die. Most of us sigh on the fact that why did God keep the tree in the center of the garden and not in any deserted or difficult-to-reach location so that Adam and Eve would not be able to consume the fruit...
Why did Jesus speak in parables?

Why did Jesus speak in parables?

To most of us, Jesus speaking in parables is so wonderful. The parables make it easier for even the children to understand the true meaning...
To most of us, Jesus speaking in parables is so wonderful. The parables make it easier for even the children to understand the true meaning of what Jesus wanted to say to all of us. But, why parables? Why just stories? Couldn’t Jesus make it a little more straightforward? The kingdom of heaven cannot be just limited to few stories! Jesus preached to all of mankind in three ways: Parables, Miracles, and Actions. Parables were a little comfortable and at times were a bit complex. There are so many hidden meanings in these parables that unless we go down into...
Lessons From The Lord’s Prayer

Lessons From The Lord’s Prayer

The Lord's Prayer is one of the most common and most recited prayers in the life of a Catholic. For the very reason that it...
The Lord's Prayer is one of the most common and most recited prayers in the life of a Catholic. For the very reason that it has been taught by our Lord himself. It is a beautiful way by which Jesus gave us his example of the relationship that he has with his father in heaven. However, there are a few things that we often miss out on while saying this prayer. The Lord's prayer by its very name can tell us, that this is not just the prayer that has been taught to us by Jesus himself, but it is...

Litany of St Joseph

Lord, have mercy.  Christ, have mercy.  Lord, have mercy.  Lord, have mercy.  Christ, hear us.  Christ, graciously hear us.   God, the Father of Heaven,...
Lord, have mercy.  Christ, have mercy.  Lord, have mercy.  Lord, have mercy.  Christ, hear us.  Christ, graciously hear us.   God, the Father of Heaven,  Have mercy on us.  God the Son, Redeemer of the world,  Have mercy on us.  God the Holy Spirit,  Have mercy on us.  Holy Trinity, One God,  Have mercy on us.   Holy Mary,  Pray for us Saint Joseph Pray for us,  Renowned offspring of David,  Pray for us Light of Patriarchs,  Pray for us Spouse of the Mother of God,  Pray for us Chaste guardian of the Virgin,  Pray for us Foster-father of the...