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A History in Reverse - Evangelicalism

I want these posts to include as many primary source readings as I can find.  I’m a literature guy, not a historian, so I get far more jazzed about reading texts written by the famous people than I do reading people who write about the famous people (though there are some exceptions to this generalization).  1,654 more words

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Official Theology: Eusebius of Caesarea (Part 1)


The History of Christianity #91

Our History of Christianity Scripture verse today is Romans 13:1 which reads: “Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. 374 more words

A History in Reverse, Intro.

I should have written this months ago, but I have been taking a course in Christian church history through Denver Seminary this semester, and I have found myself with enough reading to take up all of the time I used to spend writing.  593 more words

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Celebrating Amanda Berry Smith:"The Singing Pilgrim"

Amanda Berry Smith was born into a poor slave family in Maryland, USA, in 1837. Her father and mother were Bible believing Christians and Amanda later referred to the prayers of her maternal grandmother as being instrumental in her salvation. 1,142 more words

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The Imperial Church: The Impact of the New Order, Part 3


The History of Christianity #89

Our History of Christianity Scripture verse today is Luke 3:16 which reads: “John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water; but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire.” 255 more words

Satan tempts us with kingdoms of this world

1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. . . . 8 Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor; 9 and he said to him, “All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me.” 10 Jesus said to him, “Away with you, Satan!

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confessions of a catholic: reclamation

At Easter Vigil 2015 I will enter full communion with the Catholic Church, which I hope will be a touchstone for greater depths in my spiritual journey toward God.

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