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A Quick Look at the Nicene Creed

As we have discussed earlier, the Nicene Creed was created at the Council of Nicea in AD 325. In most Protestant churches, we have no concept of what the purpose of the creeds is or the history of them. 866 more words

The History Of The Bible: There And Back Again

Dealing with Heresies

Athanasius’ response concerning how to deal with the Arians at about the time of the Council of Nicea:

“Let us look at that very tradition, teaching, and faith of the Catholic Church from the very beginning, which the Lord gave, the Apostles preached, and the Fathers preserved. 9 more words

A Visit from Saint Nicholas

Clement Moore perpetrated a great crime against Church history when he penned and published the poem “A Visit from Saint Nicholas” in 1823. The mostly-benevolent Church Father known as Saint Nicholas of Myra was replaced with a magical man and equally magical reindeer who should – according to the laws of physics – immediately burst into flames and crash back to earth in a flaming ball of death and destruction the moment they attempt takeoff, simultaneously wiping out elven workshops and delivering barbecue to the North Pole. 819 more words

Arts And Sciences

Divine Divisions

The unity of Christians is a worthy goal for prayer.

To date the many sects have for dividing shown much flair.

The Council of Nicea and innumerable conclaves… 93 more words