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Detroit Free Press
Michigan notes: New captains Butt, Wormley aim to lead ‘by example’through the first game week. “I always thought of it as a good thing,” he said
Michigan notes: New captains Butt, Wormley aim to lead ‘by example’
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
through the first game week. “I always thought of it as a good thing,” he said. “I love competition. You can just point to the Bible and say, ‘iron sharpening iron.’ A very good thing if it’s written in the Bible. If it’s from the word of God, it’s... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Anthony Weiner Scandal: Is Sexting an Addiction?officially recognize Internet addictions as mental disorders in its Diagnostic
Anthony Weiner Scandal: Is Sexting an Addiction?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
officially recognize Internet addictions as mental disorders in its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, the bible of mental health professionals, both Weiss and Halkitis say it’s not for lack of evidence. In fact, Weiss says,... Read more
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Al.com
Colin Kaepernick's 'stand' shows us we need a new national anthemA child will be able to lead a lion (or a wolf, etc.) around without fear of ha
Colin Kaepernick's 'stand' shows us we need a new national anthem
Al.com / Posted 4 hours ago
A child will be able to lead a lion (or a wolf, etc.) around without fear of harm. Let us stop using this phrase as if the Bible tells us that children will one day lead adults. It says nothing of the sort. Well, with apologies to Pastor,... Read more
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Daily Journal
Christians should get involved in politicsto see ministers opining about politics; some are of the belief that Christians
Christians should get involved in politics
Daily Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
to see ministers opining about politics; some are of the belief that Christians shouldn’t be involved in politics at all. The Bible tells us that there is a time for everything, and in Ecclesiastes 3:7 we read “there is time to be silent and a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Chalk Bible passages on Bangor sidewalks spark war of wordsof that church, led by Valance Bohm and his fiancee, Victoria Irizarry, gather
Chalk Bible passages on Bangor sidewalks spark war of words
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
of that church, led by Valance Bohm and his fiancee, Victoria Irizarry, gather in small groups to scrawl passages from the Bible. They call the effort “Sidewalk Scriptures.” Not everyone appreciates their work. Story continues below... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Weirdest Torah Theory You Never Heardof the individual mind, the culture of the time raised people to perceive the v
The Weirdest Torah Theory You Never Heard
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 6 hours ago
of the individual mind, the culture of the time raised people to perceive the voice as externally produced." (Minds of the Bible) What changed? Here, Jaynes has more speculation than argument. He thinks that social chaos and the development of... Read more
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Namibia Economist
For the Abrahamic religions, clothing is both trivial and vitala nakedness that needed to be covered up. After the disobedience of Adam and Ev
For the Abrahamic religions, clothing is both trivial and vital
Namibia Economist / Posted 8 hours ago
a nakedness that needed to be covered up. After the disobedience of Adam and Eve, as the most famous English translation of the Bible has it, “the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together,... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Joyce L. Bridgeswas preceded in death by one daughter, Cynthia Sheets; her parents; and one sis
Mendota Reporter Joyce L. Bridges
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 9 hours ago
was preceded in death by one daughter, Cynthia Sheets; her parents; and one sister, Janet Michaelic. Joyce was a homemaker and she loved volunteering at area churches and political functions. She was an avid daily reader, always including the Bi... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fathers bridge gap of faithwe knew where we wanted to go and wanted to see and experience. My son is a Bap
Fathers bridge gap of faith
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 hours ago
we knew where we wanted to go and wanted to see and experience. My son is a Baptist pastor, and I have studied and taught the Bible for more than 40 years. Those eight days in Israel were nearly indescribable. It just so happened Oda was in... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pastor, Married Father of 2 Fatally Shoots Self After Weeklong VacationGreen Valley News. The 6-foot-6 preacher was said to possess an "approachable d
Pastor, Married Father of 2 Fatally Shoots Self After Weeklong Vacation
The Christian Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Green Valley News. The 6-foot-6 preacher was said to possess an "approachable demeanor, common-sense presentation of the Bible and self-deprecating sense of humor" that "quickly won over the community." "Methodists, Baptists and others go... Read more
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Breitbart
Official At Italy's Islamic University Wants Zionists 'Final Solution'will allow these worlds to speak to each other, to fight against terrorism,” Pa
Official At Italy's Islamic University Wants Zionists 'Final Solution'
Breitbart / Posted 11 hours ago
will allow these worlds to speak to each other, to fight against terrorism,” Paladini told Newsweek. “Instead of studying the Bible, we will study the Koran. … Instead of a church, we will have a mosque, and we will study subjects that are... Read more
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The Christian Post
Women in Ministry: Where Do You Stand?pointing to notable shifts and some saying a "crack-up" is underway within evan
Women in Ministry: Where Do You Stand?
The Christian Post / Posted 11 hours ago
pointing to notable shifts and some saying a "crack-up" is underway within evangelicalism. The ongoing debate is over what the Bible really says about complementarianism and egalitarianism, and the implications that has for the Church, the home,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Russell Moore: 'Politics Has Become a Religion in America'the Culture Without Losing the Gospel," was aimed at helping believers to be "e
Russell Moore: 'Politics Has Become a Religion in America'
The Christian Post / Posted 11 hours ago
the Culture Without Losing the Gospel," was aimed at helping believers to be "equipped to take the unchanging truths of the Bible and engage the shifting culture around us." The speakers included Matt Chandler, Andy Crouch, Bryan Lorries, Andy... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pastor Saying Premarital Sex Is OK Pushes People Away From God, Greg Laurie Warnsof traditional biblical teachings in her book Good Christian Sex: Why Chastity
Pastor Saying Premarital Sex Is OK Pushes People Away From God, Greg Laurie Warns
The Christian Post / Posted 11 hours ago
of traditional biblical teachings in her book Good Christian Sex: Why Chastity Isn't the Only Option — And Other Things the Bible Says About Sex. Although many Christian denominations teach that it is sinful to have sex outside the bounds of... Read more
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Christian Today
How to pray the biblical way: 8 stirring prayers straight from the Biblethe ages knew the importance of prayer too, and He wanted us to be aware of thi
How to pray the biblical way: 8 stirring prayers straight from the Bible
Christian Today / Posted 12 hours ago
the ages knew the importance of prayer too, and He wanted us to be aware of this and its diversity, so it's no wonder that the Bible is bursting with instances of God's people interacting with Him in this way. Whether you're having trouble finding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lifwekelo Ditches UPND, Rejoins PFPF yesterday. Ms Kapata, who is the Mandevu parliamentarian, described the def
Lifwekelo Ditches UPND, Rejoins PF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
PF yesterday. Ms Kapata, who is the Mandevu parliamentarian, described the defection as a spirit of the prodigal son in the Bible. She said Mr Lifwekelo had realised that what he had done was wrong and he needed to be forgiven just like the... Read more
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The Christian Post
The World Might Be in Its 'Last Hours' Until Christ's Return, Greg Laurie Saysthe world is now witnessing the "signs of the times" and the labor pains leadin
The World Might Be in Its 'Last Hours' Until Christ's Return, Greg Laurie Says
The Christian Post / Posted 12 hours ago
the world is now witnessing the "signs of the times" and the labor pains leading to Christ's return that are laid out in the Bible. "The Bible says there are things that we should look for that signal the last days and one of them of course is... Read more
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The Christian Post
Greg Laurie: Watered Down Mainline Christianity Is a Sign of the End Timesstep further. I don't thinks it's irresponsible, I think it is sinful to not sh
Greg Laurie: Watered Down Mainline Christianity Is a Sign of the End Times
The Christian Post / Posted 12 hours ago
step further. I don't thinks it's irresponsible, I think it is sinful to not share. Because to me, it is a sin of omission. The Bible speaks of the sense of commission, which is doing what you should not do, instead of omission, which is not doing... Read more
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Christian Today
4 things that might be destroying your joy in the Lord and why they shouldn'tthe going gets tough. Not worrying, growing closer to God and giving thanks ar
4 things that might be destroying your joy in the Lord and why they shouldn't
Christian Today / Posted 13 hours ago
the going gets tough. Not worrying, growing closer to God and giving thanks are all things that we're encouraged to do in the Bible. Weak spots in our faith – sometimes manifesting as the failure to do any of these – leaves us vulnerable to... Read more
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Christian Today
How one youth pastor is bringing hope to persecuted Christians in Iraqa place to search for God is invaluable. We need to proclaim the Word of God in
How one youth pastor is bringing hope to persecuted Christians in Iraq
Christian Today / Posted 13 hours ago
a place to search for God is invaluable. We need to proclaim the Word of God in this portacabin every day. By reading the Bible, we know how to be Christian in this situation. We don't have any other weapons." Open Doors has worked with a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mahesh Sharma: Never 'skirts' a controversy; here are other samplespart of Indian culture." 4) In an interview with India Today Television, the U
Mahesh Sharma: Never 'skirts' a controversy; here are other samples
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
part of Indian culture." 4) In an interview with India Today Television, the Union minister said that while he respected the Bible and the Quran, they were "not central to the soul of India in the way as Gita and Ramayana were". This particular... Read more
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The Forward
Who Are the Hebrew Israelites?that blacks were the “lost sheep of Israel” and that they should return to the
Who Are the Hebrew Israelites?
The Forward / Posted 13 hours ago
that blacks were the “lost sheep of Israel” and that they should return to the ancient ways of the Hebrews as described in the bible. In New York, a Barbadian musician named Arnold Josiah Ford founded a Harlem congregation in 1924 and also taught... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lettersand the spurious Gospel of Thomas, that Jesus was able to perform miracles prio
Letters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
and the spurious Gospel of Thomas, that Jesus was able to perform miracles prior to becoming an adult could be put to rest. The Bible does not say when he acquired this power, but it seems to me that the most logical point in time for him to have... Read more
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The Christian Post
Is God Just 'Good'? Or Does He Truly Love Us?in written form and inspired chosen men to elaborate on their marvelous implica
Is God Just 'Good'? Or Does He Truly Love Us?
The Christian Post / Posted 14 hours ago
in written form and inspired chosen men to elaborate on their marvelous implications. We call this collection of writings the Bible. When we stare into the face of God's clearly communicated love for us in the Bible, the Holy Spirit, by some... Read more
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The Christian Post
Don't Be Offended by Troubleand understand what people are going through so I can relate to their pain and
Don't Be Offended by Trouble
The Christian Post / Posted 14 hours ago
and understand what people are going through so I can relate to their pain and help them walk through it successfully. The Bible actually tells us that trials are good for us. James 1:2-3 (AMPC) says, "Consider it wholly joyful, my brethren,... Read more
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Christian Today
What do you do when you just don't like someone?it's not good to feel this way about someone. Jesus took this subject pretty se
What do you do when you just don't like someone?
Christian Today / Posted 15 hours ago
it's not good to feel this way about someone. Jesus took this subject pretty seriously: in Matthew 5:23-24, in a section of the Bible commonly (and perhaps not coincidentally) subtitled "Murder", he says: "Therefore, if you are offering your gift... Read more
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Christian Today
Is the Bible trustworthy or has it been changed?Sinaiticus, the oldest surviving Bible in the world. Thanks to certain popular
Is the Bible trustworthy or has it been changed?
Christian Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Sinaiticus, the oldest surviving Bible in the world. Thanks to certain popular books, it's common to hear people say that the Bible can't be trusted because it's been changed. There are variations on this theme. Perhaps that Jesus was just a nice... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
'Turnaround titan' John Wilder meets first big test in Dallas oil firm's revivalHe laid out a detailed bucket list in a farewell letter to employees cited by T
'Turnaround titan' John Wilder meets first big test in Dallas oil firm's revival
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 hours ago
He laid out a detailed bucket list in a farewell letter to employees cited by The Dallas Morning News. It included reading the bible cover-to-cover, learning to ballroom dance and renting a lake cabin to teach his younger son to water ski. His... Read more
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Christian Today
Sinned again and worrying about what God thinks? Here are 5 Bible verses to reassure you that you are not cast awayWhen it comes to finding evidence of the extent and extraordinary nature of God
Sinned again and worrying about what God thinks? Here are 5 Bible verses to reassure you that you are not cast away
Christian Today / Posted 16 hours ago
When it comes to finding evidence of the extent and extraordinary nature of God's love for us, we're spoilt for choice in the Bible. But even with His word to refer to, some Christians can still become blind-sighted by personality flaws, unfortunate... Read more
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Christian Today
Are you spiritually obese? Here are 3 things you can do to get spiritually fitand are part of small groups. Sadly, these beloved brothers and sisters do not
Are you spiritually obese? Here are 3 things you can do to get spiritually fit
Christian Today / Posted 17 hours ago
and are part of small groups. Sadly, these beloved brothers and sisters do not realise that they're not actually doing what the Bible says we should do to God, to ourselves, and to others. Want to avoid being spiritually obese? Here are some things... Read more
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The Forward
New Hebrew Israelite Chief Rabbi Capers Funnye Makes a Play for HistoryIsraelites are people of color, largely African American, who proclaim ancient
New Hebrew Israelite Chief Rabbi Capers Funnye Makes a Play for History
The Forward / Posted 17 hours ago
Israelites are people of color, largely African American, who proclaim ancient ancestral connections to the Israelites of the Bible. Hebrew Israelites are diverse in their own right, and practices vary: Some read only the Torah; others revere both... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
749 Baptised after evangelistic meetings in GhanaLambert attributed to Total Member Involvement. “Since April, over 1,500 small
749 Baptised after evangelistic meetings in Ghana
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Lambert attributed to Total Member Involvement. “Since April, over 1,500 small group members visited with and studied the Bible with community members and then invited them to church to listen to the messages,” Lambert said in a statement... Read more
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Business Standard India
As Mahesh Sharma clarifies skirt remark, here are his other controversial commentspart of Indian culture." 4) In an interview with India Today Television, the U
As Mahesh Sharma clarifies skirt remark, here are his other controversial comments
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
part of Indian culture." 4) In an interview with India Today Television, the Union minister said that while he respected the Bible and the Quran, they were "not central to the soul of India in the way as Gita and Ramayana were". This particular... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let Children Taste Some Alcohol - Catholic Priestkids." Another parishioner, Mr Francis Kato, said alcohol is not all that bad
Let Children Taste Some Alcohol - Catholic Priest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
kids." Another parishioner, Mr Francis Kato, said alcohol is not all that bad as some people tend to portray it. "Even the Bible recommends the taking of some little wine. Otherwise, how come we read in the Bible that at one time even Jesus... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On Christianityblinded herself to the fact that some day she will enter eternity and stand bef
On Christianity
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
blinded herself to the fact that some day she will enter eternity and stand before God -- and then it will be too late. The Bible warns, "People are destined to die once, and after that to face judgment" (Hebrews 9:27). Why is she like this?... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Dick Gordonganiyan diba? Pero pag pinatay mo, pag nagkamali ka, hindi mo na maibabalik yun
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Dick Gordon
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
ganiyan diba? Pero pag pinatay mo, pag nagkamali ka, hindi mo na maibabalik yung buhay. Marami pang iba. I will not use the Bible, chapter… it’s okay, I’m glad (Manny Pacquiao’s) doing his best to… well, noh. And I will not put it against him... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Forging a spiritual path togetherSeasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Aven
Forging a spiritual path together
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 20 hours ago
Seasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Avenue Baptist search committee, that some of the Bible study curricula she had written for Smyth & Helwys publishing house had been taught at the church. "It was neat to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stop-go murder trial: Accused's father accused of 'masterminding' murderPolice campaign wins social media awardCartoon: Len Brown's legacy - Unitary Pl
Stop-go murder trial: Accused's father accused of 'masterminding' murder
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Police campaign wins social media awardCartoon: Len Brown's legacy - Unitary Plan Mr Winders slammed his hand down on the bible in the witness stand, proclaiming he could not lie as he was under oath. Earlier he spoke of the terrifying moment... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Measuring the fallout from a summer full of box-office flopsopening of the big-budget "Ben-Hur" may have cost Paramount $100 million and co
Measuring the fallout from a summer full of box-office flops
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
opening of the big-budget "Ben-Hur" may have cost Paramount $100 million and could signal an end to the resurrection of the Bible epic. The 20-year-old "Independence Day" franchise, too, likely will surge no more. "Hollywood needs to find a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racismissued a detailed apology for its past bigotry, repenting sins "committed durin
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racism
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
issued a detailed apology for its past bigotry, repenting sins "committed during the civil rights era," past teachings that the Bible condoned slavery and discouraged interracial marriage, "participation in and defense of white supremacist... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racismissued a detailed apology for its past bigotry, repenting sins "committed durin
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racism
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
issued a detailed apology for its past bigotry, repenting sins "committed during the civil rights era," past teachings that the Bible condoned slavery and discouraged interracial marriage, "participation in and defense of white supremacist... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Forging a spiritual path togetherSeasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Aven
Forging a spiritual path together
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
Seasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Avenue Baptist search committee, that some of the Bible study curricula she had written for Smyth & Helwys publishing house had been taught at the church. "It was neat to... Read more
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Colorado Daily
I'm Not There: An open letter to my freshman roommate's motherwondering what kind of church encourages mohawks, me wondering where best to ke
I'm Not There: An open letter to my freshman roommate's mother
Colorado Daily / Posted yesterday
wondering what kind of church encourages mohawks, me wondering where best to keep my black lipstick collection — next to the Bible study guides, or on the table by Wendy's 2-foot-tall plastic Budweiser bottle filled with change? A silence hung... Read more
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Island Packet
Beaufort churches join hands in loveby loving him and loving others, she said. The Rev. Jeff Pethel of Baptist Chu
Beaufort churches join hands in love
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
by loving him and loving others, she said. The Rev. Jeff Pethel of Baptist Church of Beaufort reminded the congregation of the Bible story of Ruth, who was devoted to her mother-in-law Naomi and stayed by her side after a great deal of turmoil. He... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A bittersweet farewell to Frank M. Reid at Bethel AMEdeclaring Reid as "the best pastor ever." Oliver also praised Reid's teaching,
A bittersweet farewell to Frank M. Reid at Bethel AME
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
declaring Reid as "the best pastor ever." Oliver also praised Reid's teaching, crediting him with making her want to read the Bible. Oliver grew up around the corner from Bethel and later moved to Randallstown. But she kept coming back. "I drive... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas City resident, son of man slain in 1976, meets with Texan Cullen Davishe said, but for the simple reason that he didn’t kill his father. A born-agai
Kansas City resident, son of man slain in 1976, meets with Texan Cullen Davis
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
he said, but for the simple reason that he didn’t kill his father. A born-again Christian like Farr, Davis says he’s read the Bible cover to cover 97 times. He says he agreed to talk — and has allowed one of their meetings to be taped — because he... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Forging a spiritual path togetherSeasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Aven
Forging a spiritual path together
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Seasons." Alicia said she was happy to learn, when talking with the Fifth Avenue Baptist search committee, that some of the Bible study curricula she had written for Smyth & Helwys publishing house had been taught at the church. "It was neat to... Read more
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The Christian Post
2016 Election a 'Colossal, Miserable, Disgusting Failure' of Conservatives, David French Lamentsyou get from the other side." The national conference seeks to help believer b
2016 Election a 'Colossal, Miserable, Disgusting Failure' of Conservatives, David French Laments
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
you get from the other side." The national conference seeks to help believer be "equipped to take the unchanging truths of the Bible and engage the shifting culture around us." The speakers included Russell Moore, Matt Chandler, Andy Crouch, Bryan... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Is it Like to Be Black and Mormon in the U.S.?In 1852, Young offered an answer to how Mormons should deal with slavery. Buffe
What Is it Like to Be Black and Mormon in the U.S.?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
In 1852, Young offered an answer to how Mormons should deal with slavery. Buffered by mentions of curses of blackness in the Bible, the Book of Mormon and The Pearl of Great Price, another set of scriptures within the Mormon faith, Young argued... Read more
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Christian Today
Dementia author wins Michael Ramsay prize for theological writingHope for a planet in peril, by Benigno P. Beltran; Healing Agony: Reimagining f
Dementia author wins Michael Ramsay prize for theological writing
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Hope for a planet in peril, by Benigno P. Beltran; Healing Agony: Reimagining forgiveness, by Stephen Cherry; Children in the Bible: A fresh approach, by Anne Richards; Unapologetic: Why, despite everything, Christianity can still make surprising... Read more
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