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Elijah proposes the sacrifice contest at Mount Carmel (1 Kings 18:20-18:25)

“King Ahab sent to all the Israelites. He assembled the prophets at Mount Carmel. Elijah then came near to all the people. He said. ‘How long will you go limping with two different opinions? 339 more words

Elijah and King Ahab meet (1 Kings 18:16-18:19)

“Obadiah went to meet King Ahab. He told him what had happened. King Ahab then went to meet Elijah. When King Ahab saw Elijah, he said to him. 148 more words

Faith, the Substance of things hoped for...

The gestation of Faith is the process of hearing, believing, and eventually trusting in God. This is an arduous pilgrimage along a road that passes through hostile lands. 1,810 more words

The Wicked and the Divine #3

I am sorry that I have been away for a couple of days, I was moving.

Here is the link to the first issue. 301 more words

Comics

The Adena Tablets of Ancient Ohio - The Gaitskill Stone Tablet

© 2014 B. L. Freeborn

The Gaitskill Stone Tablet is assumed to be an image of a spider. The similarity to an insect is obvious with the legs and the large round abdomen. 908 more words

Ancient History

Sleeping Beauty, Reversed

The usual assumption, when we look back at ancient goddesses and gods and at their relationships and interactions, is that they model certain expected behaviors. Gods tend to rule the sky, and the sun, and their role in the fertility myths is, naturally, the active one, that of insemination. 909 more words

Jezebel A Woman Still in the Church Part 2

Now that I have your attention and you’re probably questioning some people you may know or are acquainted with or have bumped into in the passed, one thing you should know. 1,104 more words