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Who were the Jesus Seminar? Should anyone have taken them seriously?

Was having a conversation Sunday evening with the woman I am mentoring and she brought up the Jesus Seminar – a small group of naturalistic, pluralistic academics. 906 more words

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The Mustard Seed

The thirteenth chapter of the Gospel of Matthew contains a number of parables about the Kingdom of Heaven. Elsewhere, this kingdom is described as the Kingdom of God, a term that will be used in the continuing discussion. 788 more words

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JESUS'S 8 AUTHENTIC HEALING MESSAGES

Zingcreed continues with its 11-Post interpretation of the Jesus Seminar’s database of Jesus’s authentic words (i). This is my ‘category 6′, Healing Messages. If you don’t know what this is all about check out the first Post of the sequence “ 359 more words

Authentic Words Of Jesus

JESUS'S 14 AUTHENTIC PARABLES

Zingcreed is basing 11 Posts together here on the database of Jesus’s supposed ‘authentic’ words and deeds assembled by the Jesus Seminar in the US (i). 1,426 more words

Authentic Words Of Jesus

Was there a Jesus? If so, what was he like?

In many cases, you can strip away the fictions surrounding a legendary figure, and discover the historical original.

For example, there probably was a King Arthur. 1,820 more words

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JESUS'S 17 AUTHENTIC PEARLS OF WISDOM

An aphorism, maxim, tenet, or pearl of wisdom is a sage’s utterance that is designed to intrigue the hearer’s imagination and stick in their mind. Jesus was such a sage, or teacher of wisdom in the tradition of the wisdom books of the apocrypha and other Hebrew scriptures. 814 more words

Authentic Words Of Jesus