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Four Reasons Why Calvinism is Just Plain Wrong

Yesterday in our mini-series on the Calvinist version of predestination we tackled the question – “According to John Calvin what is predestination?” Today we take a look at the question… 910 more words

Religion

Religious Freedom 2014

I recent read a headline concerning 3 men that made me stop and look again here is the link

Three young men detained without formal charges and trial for a believe system their government opposes. 307 more words

Bible

Psalm 17

In Ancient Near Eastern feudalism, one would present before the sovereign emperor a petition against injustice. The natural assumption is not that the Lord doesn’t know, but that He won’t necessarily act if you think you can handle it. 373 more words

Oppression

Psalm 16

In the Hebrew mind, the highest good was shalom. More than simple absence of distress or conflict, it was much broader. Perhaps a better term would be “social stability” — a combination of salient factors working together to provide a stable life for the community. 539 more words

Mysticism

A Finished Work

“I have glorified Thee on the earth: I have finished the work which Thou gavest Me to do” (John 17:4). These words were spoken by our Savior at the beginning of His High Priestly prayer.

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Christianity