Seeing how Jesus was to be crucified, the Romans were “merciful” and only gave him 39 lashes. What do the 39 stripes of Jesus represent? What is the…

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The central figure in the Old Testament, though not mentioned by name, is Jesus Christ. … Luke tells us that “beginning with Moses and all the Prophets,” Jesus…

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Dreaming of a pastor or priest represents spiritual evolution. The past is gone, live with the present. It is a warning to walk on the right path. It…

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Why do churches play music so loud? Churches are doing this to attract younger people. Many young people first encounter modern Christian music at concerts. Pastors are worried…

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Nowadays, there are only 8 apostles left, with others slowly cutting down further and further until there will be more. But due to the continuing erosion that effects…

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“Oh my God!” The expression, once considered taboo in polite conversation, has become as commonplace as “that’s cool” or “see you later” in American parlance. The acronym, OMG,…

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Moreover even the Orthodox Christian priests are not enforced to wear beards and in some cases where the priest’s wife is against the beardness the Orthodox priest is…

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Father, we thank thee for the night, and for the pleasant morning light. For rest and food and loving care, and all that makes the day so fair….

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The Orthodox Churches are united in faith and by a common approach to theology, tradition, and worship. … The Orthodox Churches share with the other Christian Churches the…

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God speaks of wisdom and insight as they are a woman as he calls them “her” in these next verses of his Scripture. … Insight being defined as…

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