Fear of Hell and Commandments – March 8, 2024

Bible Study: (1:56)

Hos 14:2-10

  • Father discusses the issues with Biblical translation 

Mk 12:28-34

  • Father tells us what the first commandment actually is & what it means to love 


  • (19:18) – Sin to eat meat on Friday?
  • (22:43) – The Kingdom of God 
  • (24:33) – Eastern Church sacraments 

Word of the Day: Scribe & Commandment (32:43)


  • (36:49) – When BVM appeared at Lourdes, and why would the BVM pray the rosary about herself?
  • (41:23) – Is fear of hell a good reason to be Christian?
  • (43:24) – Differences between baptism and the baptism of the Holy Spirit?
  • (46:24) – What happened to Pontius Pilate after the Passion?
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