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9 Little Axes to Grind

The Salon article

9 things you think you know about Jesus that are probably wrong

is wrong….

 The key words to the new piece up on… 3,480 more words

Bible

The Imperial Church -- From the Unconquered Sun to Jesus Christ, Part 1

http://www.buzzsprout.com/19288/249547-the-imperial-church-from-the-unconquered-sun-to-jesus-christ-part-1.mp3

The History of Christianity #83

Our History of Christianity Scripture verse today is Acts 3:19 which reads: “Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out.” 165 more words

Christian History

Sex for Love

Today I was flipping through old journals, and given the discussions we’ve been having lately in devos I thought it would be a good one to share. 585 more words

Lent as Unifying

When I saw them standing upfront in their robes, placing the sign of the cross with ashes upon the foreheads of those kneeling before them, I was transported back thirty-five years to my last Ash Wednesday service as a practicing Catholic. 518 more words

Spiritual

Early Christian Art - The Catacombs of Priscilla

early christian art emerged a little late

Some of the earliest Christian artworks can be found in the Catacombs of Priscilla, a series of tunnels utilized for burial of the deceased, just to the north of Rome. 679 more words

Art History

The Imperial Church -- Constantine, Part 3

http://www.buzzsprout.com/19288/247236-the-imperial-church-constantine-part-3.mp3

The History of Christianity #82

Our History of Christianity Scripture verse today is Psalm 37:37 which reads: “Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace.” 252 more words

Christian History

Islamic vs Christian terrorism Controversy

From a collection of comments last week; this basically deserved its own article.

http://www.bizpacreview.com/2015/02/05/outrage-obama-uses-national-prayer-breakfast-to-compare-christianity-to-islamist-killers-177864

http://www.westernjournalism.com/watch-obama-just-compared-christianity-islam-national-prayer-breakfast/

What they quote him as saying:

“Unless we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and the Inquisition, people committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ,” Obama told those in attendance. 1,502 more words

Politics