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Peter is Criticized - Acts 11

As chapter 10 concluded, Cornelius, his family, and his friends received the Holy Spirit. Then “they asked him to remain for some days.” By the time Peter returned to Jerusalem, news that the Gentiles also had received the word of God had already spread back to the other apostles and the brothers and sisters throughout Judea. 284 more words

Christianity

DayBreaks for 9/02/14 - You Can't Take the Cross

DayBreaks for 9/02/14 – You Can’t Take the Cross

Galatians 6:14 (NLT)  As for me, may I never boast about anything except the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ. 433 more words

New Testament

How Historicized Mythology Works.

Sorry about yesterday; I was laid up with one of those fun migraine-and-nausea episodes I get sometimes. All better now! On to today’s topic: the historical Jesus. 2,737 more words

Religion

Matthew 23:1-12; Mark 12:38-40; Luke 20:45-47 -- A wrong view of leadership

What is leadership?  What is leadership not?

In a scathing criticism of the Pharisees and teachers of the law, Jesus gives us insight into what true leadership is about. 552 more words

Gospels

Zeitgeist should be iced since it's lies can't suffice

Throughout history, those who oppose God, his word, and his people have tried all kinds of tactics to rid the world of worshiping him. One of the main tactics is to cast aspersions about who God is and what he has accomplished. 409 more words

Christianity

Whenever you are creating beauty around you, you are restoring your own soul.

And the second, like it, is this: ‘You shall love your neighbour as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” ~ Mark 12:31 (NKJV) 15 more words

Bible

Hoi Polloi Podcast Episode 3 - Dr. Maurice A. Robinson

https://abidanshahdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/dr-maurice-a-robinson-3-podcast.mp3

In this third episode of Hoi Polloi, Abidan Shah interviews Dr. Maurice A. Robinson, a noted New Testament textual critic and Research Professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. 78 more words

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