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National Catholic Reporter
Take and Read: Cry of the Earth, Cry of the PoorAs a “seeker,” I discovered Catholicism through a Franciscan lens -- a compassi
Take and Read: Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 minutes ago
As a “seeker,” I discovered Catholicism through a Franciscan lens -- a compassionate approach to sin, forgiveness, “baptism of desire,” the “call and response” to God, and agapistic virtue ethics. Providentially, I received a scholarship to... Read more
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Christian Today
Should we 'hate the sin, love the sinner'?sin. 'We are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer?...
Should we 'hate the sin, love the sinner'?
Christian Today / Posted an hour ago
sin. 'We are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer?... We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may live a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Reconciliation Villages Have Fostered UnityShe discloses her problems to me, invites me to her ceremonies and we share for
How Reconciliation Villages Have Fostered Unity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
She discloses her problems to me, invites me to her ceremonies and we share fortunes and misfortunes. Her daughter is a baptism parent to my daughter. In fact, I cannot explain the interactions I have with the family I offended most," added the... Read more
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The New Statesman
King of the ice palace: Terrence Malick’s long, slow gamethat he had died two days earlier, on what may well have been his 52nd birthday
King of the ice palace: Terrence Malick’s long, slow game
The New Statesman / Posted 2 hours ago
that he had died two days earlier, on what may well have been his 52nd birthday (we can be sure about the date of his baptism in 1564, but not that of his birth). So, on 23 April 1916, St George’s Day, celebrations were staged in... Read more
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The New Statesman
Measure for pleasure: sex, money and Shakespearethat he had died two days earlier, on what may well have been his 52nd birthday
Measure for pleasure: sex, money and Shakespeare
The New Statesman / Posted 2 hours ago
that he had died two days earlier, on what may well have been his 52nd birthday (we can be sure about the date of his baptism in 1564, but not that of his birth). So, on 23 April 1916, St George’s Day, celebrations were staged in... Read more
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Perth Now
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’ in Swans’ narrow win over Brisbane WELCOME to the AFL, Aliir Aliir. Coach Jo
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
in Swans’ narrow win over Brisbane WELCOME to the AFL, Aliir Aliir. Coach John Longmire says the Swans’ nail-biting win over Brisbane was the perfect stress test for his debutant yesterday. The Sudanese... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made hi
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’
Herald Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made his debut for the Swans yesterday. “It was a baptism of fire with such a close game,” Longmire said. “He did some good things. At one stage we had Zak Jones, Callum... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made hi
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made his debut for the Swans yesterday. “It was a baptism of fire with such a close game,” Longmire said. “He did some good things. At one stage we had Zak Jones, Callum... Read more
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The Indian Express
MP panel member wants Christians tried for seditionsays she used to get “visits from ghosts” till 10 years ago and no doctors coul
MP panel member wants Christians tried for sedition
The Indian Express / Posted 13 hours ago
says she used to get “visits from ghosts” till 10 years ago and no doctors could cure her. She admits to have received baptism at Gaughat in Allahabad, but adds, “no one has given us money and we have not paid anything. I turned a believer... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Sydney Swans v Brisbane Lions: Aliir Aliir debut in narrow winwas in the thick of things as Sydney’s defenders were continually challenged in
Sydney Swans v Brisbane Lions: Aliir Aliir debut in narrow win
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
was in the thick of things as Sydney’s defenders were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. “It was a baptism of fire with such a close game,” Longmire said. “He did some good things. At one stage we had Zak Jones, Callum... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made hi
Aliir Aliir endures ‘baptism of fire’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
were continually challenged in a tense match at the Gabba. Aliir Aliir made his debut for the Swans yesterday. “It was a baptism of fire with such a close game,” Longmire said. “He did some good things. At one stage we had Zak Jones, Callum... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israelwhile visiting Israel with officials from different states. Patrick tells the
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israel
KTXS Abilene / Posted 17 hours ago
while visiting Israel with officials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman that he received a baptism during an eight-day trip he took with a delegation of seven Republican lieutenant governors, funded by a conservative... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israelofficials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israel
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 18 hours ago
officials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/1W0E2LH ) that he received a baptism during an eight-day trip he took with a delegation of seven Republican lieutenant governors, funded by a conservative... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israelofficials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israel
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 hours ago
officials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/1W0E2LH ) that he received a baptism during an eight-day trip he took with a delegation of seven Republican lieutenant governors, funded by a conservative... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israelofficials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israel
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 hours ago
officials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/1W0E2LH ) that he received a baptism during an eight-day trip he took with a delegation of seven Republican lieutenant governors, funded by a conservative... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israelofficials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick baptized on trip to Israel
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 hours ago
officials from different states. Patrick tells the Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/1W0E2LH ) that he received a baptism during an eight-day trip he took with a delegation of seven Republican lieutenant governors, funded by a conservative... Read more
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The Christian Post
Morgan Freeman Explores Why Evil Exists in the World on Sunday's 'Story of God'be contained. This hope is at the core of the Christian faith," Freeman said.
Morgan Freeman Explores Why Evil Exists in the World on Sunday's 'Story of God'
The Christian Post / Posted 19 hours ago
be contained. This hope is at the core of the Christian faith," Freeman said. The episode ended with a scene showcasing baptism. "People sin but those sins can be washed away," Freeman narrates as a pastor baptizes people in a river for... Read more
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International Business Times
The Royal Family release photographs of Princess Charlotte to celebrate her first birthday Mario Testino, the favourite photographer of the late Diana, Princess of Wales,
The Royal Family release photographs of Princess Charlotte to celebrate her first birthday
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Mario Testino, the favourite photographer of the late Diana, Princess of Wales, at Sandringham House following Charlotte's baptism at the Church of St Mary Magdalene. Testino also posted the images on his Instagram account, saying: "I am... Read more
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CBS Sports
In Game 1 of the most pivotal series in franchise history, OKC wasn't readydidn't feel like it. It felt like the Thunder getting outclassed on the biggest
In Game 1 of the most pivotal series in franchise history, OKC wasn't ready
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
didn't feel like it. It felt like the Thunder getting outclassed on the biggest stage. Among those that seemed to have a baptism by fire was Donovan, a first-time playoff coach. Donovan went to a rotation with Payne and Nick Collison in the first... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Philly style: City of Brotherly Love a home to dozens of museumsemperor whose conversion to Christianity was a turning point in the rise of the
Philly style: City of Brotherly Love a home to dozens of museums
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
emperor whose conversion to Christianity was a turning point in the rise of the religion. The series depicts Constantine's baptism, triumphal entry into Rome, death and others, and the tapestries are among the earliest examples of 17th century... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
J. Clifton Briscoe asks: 'Does Christianity Really Need Jesus?' - Author's new book addresses issue of Jesus’ significance SHAWNEE Okla. – Is all this talk of blood sacrifices death and mutilation [in the Bible] really necessary? Is man in a real...church in a small town in central Oklahoma. At the age of 23, he went into full
J. Clifton Briscoe asks: 'Does Christianity Really Need Jesus?' - Author's new book addresses issue of Jesus’ significance SHAWNEE Okla. – Is all this talk of blood sacrifices death and mutilation [in the Bible] really necessary? Is man in a real...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
church in a small town in central Oklahoma. At the age of 23, he went into full-time ministry after experiencing the mighty baptism of the Holy Spirit, which led him to pastor churches in central Texas and Oklahoma and to be personally involved in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
When the Devil lived in the Richmondand a black cape, an outfit he often accessorized with a kitschy devil's horns
When the Devil lived in the Richmond
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and a black cape, an outfit he often accessorized with a kitschy devil's horns headdress and medallions. The bizarre baptism of his daughter Inside the sinister house at 6114 California St., LaVey presided over his Black Mass rituals with... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Christ the King Lutheran Church closeswith the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.” Hester said this allows Step
Christ the King Lutheran Church closes
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.” Hester said this allows Stephens to perform Lutheran rites like Baptism and Communion. She felt certain the congregation would transition to All Saints’ as one, instead of dispersing among... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Hearts will massacre Kotoko – Dan QuayeSoccer News of Friday, 29 April 2016 Former defender of Accra Hearts of Oak, D
Hearts will massacre Kotoko – Dan Quaye
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
Soccer News of Friday, 29 April 2016 Former defender of Accra Hearts of Oak, Dan Quaye has confidently declared a baptism of fire for Kumasi Asante Kotoko in the ‘Super Clash’ with Hearts of Oak on Monday, insisting the Reds will be... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
U.P. trout traditions are ‘magical’trout, especially brook trout, which is our preferred target, of course." Kato
U.P. trout traditions are ‘magical’
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
trout, especially brook trout, which is our preferred target, of course." Katona said even having to attend a nephew's baptism in Crystal Falls on one trout opener did not dissuade the family's trout ambitions. "We managed to show up smelling... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Henry B. Gonzalez — a life lived well, in servicewith his other family: the public. So many people would come up to us and shar
Henry B. Gonzalez — a life lived well, in service
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
with his other family: the public. So many people would come up to us and share the times that Dad attended a wedding, baptism, graduation, civic event, dedication ceremony, grand openings or threw out the first pitch at a Little League... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
One father, one son, one spiritwere executed for heresy. In "Christianity Restored," (1553) Michael Servetus
One father, one son, one spirit
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
were executed for heresy. In "Christianity Restored," (1553) Michael Servetus criticized Trinitarianism and infant baptism as unscriptural. Calvinist Protestants denounced him to the Catholic Inquisition for that. Servetus escaped to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: Marine at home in seaand taught those ways, the ways of the waters, to others,” he said. The priest
Gelzinis: Marine at home in sea
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and taught those ways, the ways of the waters, to others,” he said. The priest traced a direct line from the waters of baptism, to Chris Orlando’s ability to ride the waves of Nantasket, to ultimately finding his calling as a Marine — a word... Read more
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Boston Globe
Taps for the last of a true band of brothersas he made his way across France, Luxembourg, and Belgium, and into Germany. T
Taps for the last of a true band of brothers
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
as he made his way across France, Luxembourg, and Belgium, and into Germany. The entries include: ■ “Received my first ‘Baptism of Fire’ on January 25, 1945, while we were out at an outpost during the ‘Bulge’ for 48 hours.” ■ “Feb. 16, 1945.... Read more
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walesonline
How Klopp is transforming Allen - and what it means for Swanseaaround him, it was difficult to exert the same level of influence when his team
How Klopp is transforming Allen - and what it means for Swansea
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
around him, it was difficult to exert the same level of influence when his team-mates were struggling to adapt. It was a baptism of fire for both Rodgers and Allen, and when Liverpool finally caught fire the next season, the latter found himself... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow's Chief Architect Envisions the City's Futurein the [landscape] contest," Kuznetsov says. "The winning project by AI Archite
Moscow's Chief Architect Envisions the City's Future
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
in the [landscape] contest," Kuznetsov says. "The winning project by AI Architects is a visual allusion to the historic baptism of Rus. It will appear as if water is flowing around the monument, while the stone steps will symbolize diverging... Read more
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iol.co.za
'We can weather Hurricanes' storm'sharp on defence, something assistant coach John Plumtree has spoken about in r
'We can weather Hurricanes' storm'
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
sharp on defence, something assistant coach John Plumtree has spoken about in recent days.”One Lions player who’s in for a baptism of fire is young tighthead prop Pieter Scholtz, who gets a turn in the absence of the injured Julian Redelinghuys and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim@36 - Jewel of Africa Left to Rotto convene a fire-fighting meeting with the country's liberation war veterans,
Zim@36 - Jewel of Africa Left to Rot
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to convene a fire-fighting meeting with the country's liberation war veterans, some of whose members have been exposed to a baptism of fire after they uncharacteristically tried to vent their dismay at the way things have been unfolding in both... Read more
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Pitchfork
Prince / The Revolution: Purple Rain Album Reviewto ask their blessing (and to ensure they wouldn’t sue over the song’s proximit
Prince / The Revolution: Purple Rain Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 3 days ago
to ask their blessing (and to ensure they wouldn’t sue over the song’s proximity to “Faithfully”). "Purple Rain" is a baptism, a washing clean of sins and a chance at redemption, even if the words don’t make any sense, (and to most people they... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Costa Rica lessons for T&T Futsal teamdefeat was ideal for his players. “We have six players who have not played at
Costa Rica lessons for T&T Futsal team
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
defeat was ideal for his players. “We have six players who have not played at this level before and what a way to get a baptism of fire,” Morris said. “We have been telling them what is expected at this level and tonight’s game was something the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Naomi Campbell chucks in PAsshe will have to name his godfather when the Bamford family gather tomorrow in
Naomi Campbell chucks in PAs
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
she will have to name his godfather when the Bamford family gather tomorrow in France for her child’s Roman Catholic baptism. Alice, whose father is billionaire Lord Bamford, shared a picture of herself with Otis and Ann Eysenring, the... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Slow-starting Witches pay a heavy price as Rebels grab the spoilsand indeed, having raced the likes of Sheffield, Peterborough and Somerset at h
Slow-starting Witches pay a heavy price as Rebels grab the spoils
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
and indeed, having raced the likes of Sheffield, Peterborough and Somerset at home in the opening weeks it’s been a tough baptism for the Witches – all three expected to be there or thereabouts come the end of the season. But excuses won’t wash... Read more
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The Morning Call
A Bally church celebrates its 275th anniversaryafterward outside the rectory. Parish artifacts will be on display, including R
A Bally church celebrates its 275th anniversary
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
afterward outside the rectory. Parish artifacts will be on display, including Rev. Schneider's handwritten missal and the parish's baptism registry. The church is at 610 Pine St. More information: 610-845-2460. Twitter @LVStories 61... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
St. John's Lutheran Church to host worship, meetingsChurch, 229 S. First St., will host worship at 9 a.m. May 1.The service, led by
St. John's Lutheran Church to host worship, meetings
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Church, 229 S. First St., will host worship at 9 a.m. May 1.The service, led by the Rev. Tom Ekstrand, will include a baptism and the Chancel Choir. The Whirl Sunday School and Confirmation will meet at 10:15 a.m. for the lesson “Promise of... Read more
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Mashable
Beyonce's Formation World Tour is bursting with fire, water and feminism"Survivor" and "End of Time" — Beyoncé was, for the most part, soaked. It was t
Beyonce's Formation World Tour is bursting with fire, water and feminism
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
"Survivor" and "End of Time" — Beyoncé was, for the most part, soaked. It was the closest thing I've seen to an onstage baptism since that time Bieber performed in the rain, a powerful image of the themes of redemption and forgiveness in... Read more
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indieWIRE
Mindy Kaling on Why Moving to Hulu Has Made 'The Mindy Project' More Emmy-Worthy Than Everand I love playing this character, so would I do it again? That many? I don't t
Mindy Kaling on Why Moving to Hulu Has Made 'The Mindy Project' More Emmy-Worthy Than Ever
indieWIRE / Posted 3 days ago
and I love playing this character, so would I do it again? That many? I don't think I would, but I think it was a great baptism by fire for my staff, to be like, 'Hey, guys, we went from thinking we wouldn't have any more episodes to 26 -- so... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chipenzi, Syakalima Lose UPND Primaries SiavongaFormer Foundation for Democratic Process executive director MacDonald Chipenzi
Chipenzi, Syakalima Lose UPND Primaries Siavonga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Former Foundation for Democratic Process executive director MacDonald Chipenzi has had a rough baptism to his new found political aspirations after having been shunted to the bottom half of the primaries under his party the UPND. Chipenzi who... Read more
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The Mercury News
Madison Nguyen for Assembly District 27her. Nguyen served nine years on the San Jose City Council, including a partia
Madison Nguyen for Assembly District 27
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
her. Nguyen served nine years on the San Jose City Council, including a partial term won in a special election. Her baptism by fire was the melee over whether to name a shopping center Little Saigon, and her political inexperience showed --... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Keays set for debut baptism of fireMAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes hi
Keays set for debut baptism of fire
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
MAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes his AFL debut against high-flying Sydney at the Gabba on Sunday. Keays, 19, has been rewarded with a senior call-up after being a ball-magnet for the Lions’ reserves in the... Read more
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Wilson County News
Why are you afraid?Counselor, the Spirit of truth, the Holy Spirit, to be with us forever (John 14
Why are you afraid?
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Counselor, the Spirit of truth, the Holy Spirit, to be with us forever (John 14:15-21). We receive this Spirit through baptism (Acts 2:38). Jesus taught Nicodemus (John 3:1-21) “ ...no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water... Read more
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The Christian Post
Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Reveals Skewed Interpretation of Christianityboth narrated with words and the music on her 12 track album, she portrays scen
Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Reveals Skewed Interpretation of Christianity
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
both narrated with words and the music on her 12 track album, she portrays scenes of prayer, fasting, confession of sins, baptism, God, devil, and curses all to describe the emotional roller coaster of her marriage to Jay Z. Beyonce's description... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
To nurture unity, bring back the Angelusthe first and final belonging, which was found not in their productivity, or th
To nurture unity, bring back the Angelus
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
the first and final belonging, which was found not in their productivity, or the circumstances of their birth, but in their baptism. They were joined in the prayer by those who owned the land they worked and, in effect, their labor. The lords and... Read more
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MLive.com
Metal band Beast In The Field, famed for tectonic decibles, breaking updrums, including our own! One of our trademarks during live shows was at the e
Metal band Beast In The Field, famed for tectonic decibles, breaking up
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
drums, including our own! One of our trademarks during live shows was at the end of a set, we would perform these "sonic baptisms." During this process, I would push all of my amps to the limit with a frequency loop generator that I had built for... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Ben Keays, Brisbane Lions draftee, set to debut against Sydney in Round 6MAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes hi
Ben Keays, Brisbane Lions draftee, set to debut against Sydney in Round 6
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
MAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes his AFL debut against high-flying Sydney at the Gabba on Sunday. Keays, 19, has been rewarded with a senior call-up after being a ball-magnet for the Lions’ reserves in the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Keays set for debut baptism of fireMAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes hi
Keays set for debut baptism of fire
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
MAROON-grown midfielder Ben Keays is set for a baptism of fire when he makes his AFL debut against high-flying Sydney at the Gabba on Sunday. Keays, 19, has been rewarded with a senior call-up after being a ball-magnet for the Lions’ reserves in the... Read more
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