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The Transfiguration

Changed into His Likeness

Exodus 34:29-35; Psalm 99 or 99:5-9; 2 Peter 1:13-21; Luke 9:28-36

In today’s Gospel reading we read, once again, about the time that Jesus manifested His glory on the earth: 610 more words

Lectionary

Elijah and the Ravens (Lesson 1/3)

1 And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but according to my word. 964 more words

What is the story of Elijah and the widow?

First Kings 17 introduces the prophet Elijah and gives the account of his dealings with a widow from Zarephath. The chapter notes that the Lord was withholding rain from Israel (verse 1). 618 more words

Religion

Modern Civility

I had an interesting experience on Facebook and I wanted to examine it more closely.

It went like this:

I posted an article I saw about the harmful affects of Marijuana. 1,487 more words

God

What is the story of Elijah and the prophets of Baal?

The account of Elijah and the prophets of Baal is recorded in 1 Kings 18. After Israel had gone more than three years without rain as a judgment for their idolatry, the prophet Elijah confronts the evil king Ahab and challenges him to a spiritual showdown. 634 more words

Religion

The Elijah Problem

I’ve long been troubled by the story of Elijah and the Prophets of Baal in 1 Kings 18.

Elijah challenges the prophets of Baal to a contest to determine the true God by a test of prayer. 419 more words

Practical Theology