In the New Testament there is a thread that reveals a mystery related to the relationship of God with His people and the Son of God. In this article I attempt to tie these threads together, letting them form a strong cord of faith in Almighty God and his Salvation Plan.
Mythologies are an integral part and parcel of many cultures and societies. They have shaped societies and developed religions. But the essence of their teachings and practices is of utmost importance. But modern society is putting it to their back seat. This is a dangerous trend.
It's the 21st century. Why are any Americans still even discussing whether or not suicide is a one-way ticket to Hell? Such an archaic myth is not only easily refutable, but it is downright offensive and society should no longer tolerate it. Hell is not a deterrent to suicide. It's a fairy tale.
Utopia is not possible without accepting the true self by everyone in society and ready to return back to the true roots pf humane existence forgetting fake religions and useless religious teachings to reclaim Utopian consciousness.
A poem presented at a literary salon in Montreal in 2016 which solicited a remark ( afterwards ) so prejudiced that it ended the ten year history of the salon. Moral: There's nothing more dangerous than poetry.
Two boys wanted to go to church centuries apart and some good things happened because of it--some big things and some small things that only touched an individual. Another boy wanted to know the truth and kept a journal about it that became part of a sacred book! Nephi's journal is a good start.
The question that needs an answer is: Can Black Christians support the sentiment that Black lives matter even though there is a group that supports it called Black Lives Matter--a group considered by many anti-God and anti-Christian?
We are no different than the ancient peoples of the world described in the Holy Scriptures. We need salvation, hope, and revelation from God just as vitally as did they. As it was with them, so it is with us to receive and live the word of God and it comes to us in all of its forms.
Rebellious Slaves All Claim to be Spartacus
If the God of creation had to endure the contempt of His creations, why not a prophet who testified on His behalf in modern times? Following is a brief exploration of the history of Joseph Smith, Junior's ministry regarding the publication of modern scripture.
Whether you believe or not there is no escaping Him.
The Golden rule should be the highest religuious law any mortal should obey. Not your prophets, founders or religious leaders. That is why it is golden.
Have you ever wondered why Hindus worship so many animals? Animals have a significant presence in the Hindu religion.
Being damned is not necessarily going to hell or suffering. Being damned is being blocked or prohibited from progressing. What do people who are damned say?. Read and see. Many times we are the thing, our way of thinking that damns.
There are some who question where life comes from, and I want to address that issue with some answers that I have sought out for myself. This is based upon the actions of the Apostles and upon the word of God. Anything you add must be from the word alone.
The collective power of humanity to change lives with just our minds and our mouths is real. When we include faith, it is a miracle. Psychology teaches that we can help one another with unconditional positive regard. It is true on so many levels.
The osu caste system is peculiar to the Igbos of the South-Eastern Nigeria. it is a practice whereby some people whose older generations were consecrated to one deity or the other are considered as outcasts and segregated against.
Just like in the days of Ezekiel, the Lord is still looking for men and women who will stand in the gap for Him. We need to stand for what is right and holy in a time when many have abandoned the faith and aren't seeking the will and glory of God.
There has been much discussion regarding the concept that a major cause of the American Revolution. Great fear existed during the years leading up to the War that a conspiracy was in place to install an American bishop, thereby merging religion and state. Was this "Great Fear" valid?
Using what we know and our imagination, we want to describe how humanity may believe God of the universe could be like. You see, today we need a Super-God that can link all existing religions together.
The Russian Orthodox Church is deeply entrenched in Russia after the fall of communism. A massive mosaic with the pictures of Stalin and Putin has been given approval for installation in Moscow signifying the rehabilitation of the great Soviet wartime leader.
Chattampi Swamikal was a social reformer in Kerala, south state of India. Remarkable changes took place due to his teachings and work-education and temples became open to people of all castes. He gave voice to marginalized layers of society at that time. Kerala ceased to be the land of injustice.
During the first five centuries of Christian era there were no rigid caste divisions in Kerala, India but there were social freedom and equality. Kerala people followed the casteless system of the Dravidian culture. However, Aryan immigration changed a lot. Kerala's society was split into castes.
Coronavirus is all over the news and causing people to live in fear. Keep your chin up and have faith. Here are some thoughts and ideas that should hopefully help with the chaos and challenges brought on by COVID-19.
October 14 is the day recognizing Columbus for his heroic voyages that introduced traffic to the Americas from Europe. Once a celebrated pioneer, Columbus, in the last few decades is depicted as a greedy conquerer, an imperialistic plague.
Otumfour Asantehene’s great oath (Ntamkesie) sworn on Mamponghene in his palace at 12 noon on friday 4th october, 2019 against the funeral of Osei Bonsu who commited suicide 89 years ago. Mamponghene Daasebre Osei Bonsu is determined to go ahead stating, i fear nobody.
This world needs more godly mothers such as we find in the story of Moses' mother Jochebed. She not only saved his life, but passed on to him and his siblings a faith in the one true God.
Progress & Religion explores the relationship between Western Civilization and Christianity. Science, Technology, Capitalism, Free Enterprise, Industrial Revolution, Machines, Equality, Individual Freedom, Representative Government, Literacy, Schools, Hospitals, and Universities all from Christendom
comparing the number of deaths at the hands of modern medicine vs. faith healing