It is OK to be Pakeha: to be descended from the British who colonized New Zealand after the treaty. To be part of this nation. To bring the heritage of the West to the Antipodes. It is far better to take pride in such than be Australian, and mourn the existence of the British colonies, … Continue reading Its OK to be Pakeha [Quotage]
The first verse has an alternative paraphrase in the NIV: "to stimulate you to right thinking". Then he talks about a heresy: that Christ will not come, because Christ said that his generation would see the glory of God, but the generation was now dying. Peter was facing his own, scheduled, death. The Romans managed … Continue reading The heresy of the current hour.