It's a simple question. For those who choose to deny the social reality, there are many scientific studies that confirm it (example). I'd like to hear possible explanations from religious experts, as ...
I'd like to know where to look for scholarly articles that could help elucidate unclear points in ancient writings. For instance, Desert Fathers speak a lot about "heart", "spirit", "mind", ...
It seems to me that contemplating encountering God (as understood by most Christians), and one's life in Heaven, in the afterlife, could, in some cases, give rise to significant fear. One might be, ...