Clarion: Journal of Spirituality and Justice. Red Pill or Blue Pill?
How much choice does any individual human actually have? We speak of "free will"—but how much of a choice to accept God's grace does anyone have, given the brainwashing and propaganda to which they are subjected? How much of a choice to accept God's grace does a young boy in a radicalized Muslim school have? How much of a choice to accept God's grace does someone have who is ensnared by some ultra fundamentalist church, where performance-based religion rules? Engaging faith and pacifism. Talking about Anabaptism. The Radical Reformation: Resources. GAMEO. House Church Theology: Doctrine of Election. The New Testament has fourteen references to "election" or "God's elect.
" Obviously, those passages refer to those who have found salvation in Christ. But thinkers like John Calvin were not at all content with such a simple explanation. Committed to the strong church-state system that had been in place for over 1000 years, and knowing that some (if not most) of their fellow countrymen were unregenerate, they faced a theological dilemma: The entire Constantinian concept of church-state identity would have to be discarded, or They would have to invent a new doctrine to patch over the problem. Preface to 'Jesus' - a Blending of the Gospels.
Jesus Christ is undoubtedly the single most influential figure in the history of Western civilization.
His influence touches the daily life of every individual. Yet, most know little about him. More often than not, what they do know has been altered by myth and colored by misconception. The story of his birth is familiar through numberless recounting at Christmas time, as are the details of his death through annual Easter celebrations, but his life and his teachings are little known and less understood. The Pilgrim Path. Engaging the world <br>with Orthodox Christianity since 1938. A Proposed Reconstruction of 'Q' Philorthodox. The Pilgrim Path. Christ "emptied Himself" (Philippians 2:7) Jesus Radicals — Christianity and anarchism. Ravings of an amateur pastor, hack theologian, and wannabe mystic. Athanatos Christian Apologetics Ministry - The homepage for Anthony Horvath's defense of the Christian faith...
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[Gr. ἀνάμνησις remembering < ἀνά up, again + μιμνήσκειν to call to mind, attend] a recollective ascent or ascensional recollection Welcome to Anamnēsis, the weblog of Dr James S. Cutsinger, a professor of theology and religious thought at the University of South Carolina. Further information concerning him and his work can be found on his website, www.cutsinger.net. NewAdvent. Alexander of Alexandria[SAINT] - Epistles on the Arian Heresy and the Deposition of Arius Alexander of Lycopolis - Of the Manicheans Ambrose (340-397)[SAINT][DOCTOR] - On the Christian Faith (De fide) - On the Holy Spirit - On the Mysteries - On Repentance - On the Duties of the Clergy - Concerning Virgins - Concerning Widows - On the Death of Satyrus - Memorial of Symmachus - Sermon against Auxentius - Letters.
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Gieraths: Life in Abundance - 1. Commandments of Christ. The Commandments of Christ The following is a list of commands which form the basis of our life in Christ.
Most were spoken directly by Christ; many were added for clarity by the writers of the epistles. Love your enemies: do good to them that hate you (Matt. 5:44). Resist not evil: if a man smite thee on one cheek, turn to him the other also (Matt. 5:30-40). Avenge not yourselves: rather give place unto wrath: and suffer yourselves to be defrauded (Rom. 12:18, 19). DEATH TO THE WORLD. David Clines - Noah’s Flood I: The Theology of the Flood Narrative. Biblical Anarchism. By Stephen W.
Carson "The desire to rule is the mother of heresies. " ~ St. John Chrysostom. FREE-online. NO Cross, No Crown by William Penn. THE ROMANS Ancient, Medieval and Modern. First Things. Strange Notions. And this is life eternal, that they might know Thee, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom Thou hast sent. (John 17:3) Uncommon Descent - Serving the Intelligent Design Community. Ethika Politika. BioLogos. Faith & Reason Ministries. Welcome to Descent Of The Holy Spirit.