“The assembly believed them” Susanna Part 4

One injustice begats another. How often in your acting out have you also lied and caused calamity to come upon the innocent? Has your acting out damaged relationships with your spouse? Your parents, brothers, sisters, or extended family? What about your children? Very likely, some of your relationships have been harmed.

And they turned their eyes from Heaven: Susanna Part 1

Earlier I posted the story of Susanna from the book of Daniel, usually listed as Daniel 13. This story is considered canonical by Catholic, Orthodox, and other Christians, but not by Protestants or Jews. Nevertheless, it is a beautiful story about justice and purity.

I would like to post a few short reflections on some salient verses. Today, verses 9-11:

Are you a sex addict?

Sex addicts commonly answer yes to one or more of the 7 questions below. If you even lean towards saying yes one any of the questions below, consider getting help. Many of us start out in extreme denial. Don’t hold back from yourself. I highly recommend reading my 7 questions in conjunction with the self-assessments at Sex Addicts Anonymous or Sexhelp.com.