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The Deposit of the Faith (Part 3)

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The History of Christianity #38

Our Scripture verse today is Colossians 2:3 which reads: “In whom are hid all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.” 830 more words

Apologetics

How Did We Get Our Creeds?

Around 308, Rufinius wrote an exposition of our most popular, the Apostles’ Creed,  and popularized a legend that each of the 12 (excluding Judas Iscariot) contributed a line. 1,191 more words

Discipleship

THE TURKISH INVASION: CYPRUS’ BLACKEST DAY

Cyprus has a long, blood-stained history – Jews, Arabs, Franks and Ottomans have all taken their turn at pillage and massacre; but perhaps the blackest day in the island’s history was 20 July 1974, when Turkey invaded the island and unleashed a wave of violence that shocks us because of its barbarity and because of the fact that it has not only gone unpunished but barely remarked on. 1,934 more words

CHRISTIAN HISTORY

CYPRUS: PORTRAIT OF A CHRISTIANITY OBLITERATED

In the northern part of the island, occupied by Turkey, the churches have become stables or mosques. The diary of a trip beyond the wall. 1,784 more words

CHRISTIAN HISTORY

Founding Fathers & the 4th

Matthew 22:37

Like a lot of people, my family’s 4th was full of fun food and fireworks.  We also have a tradition that many probably don’t have.   93 more words

The size and importance of Christian history

Part of learning what I call ‘Classic Christianity’ as a means towards rejuvenating your spiritual life is discovering not only the theology and worship and devotional practices of the past but also learning the story of Christian history. 457 more words

Classic Christianity

The Puritans, and Online Resources

In 1987 Dr. S. Lewis Johnson observed the negative slant our culture puts on the Puritans, while emphasizing the positive aspect of true Puritanism: 384 more words

S. Lewis Johnson