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Has He Found Your Faith? (meditation)

Still on my journey with Apostle Luke, 7:1-35 halts me. There are three accounts in this passage — the healing of the centurion’s servant (vv. 1-10), the raising of the widow’s son at Nain (vv. 578 more words

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Holy Violence

Holy Violence by Br. Joachim Kenney, O.P. – Dominicana Blog

From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven has suffered violence, and men of violence take it by force. (Mt 11:12)

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Baptism - Identifying with Christ

Times were changing. The old was being replaced by the new. No longer would bulls and goats need to be sacrificed in the Temple as described in the Old Testament (Hebrews 10). 284 more words

Biblical Truth

IS THE HUMAN BODY A MATERIAL OBJECT OR A SPIRITUAL BEING?

In our second lecture by Dr Jonathan Clarkson,  we looked predominantly at the paintings of Caravaggio. Above is his painting of John the Baptist (1602). In this traditional painting there is confusion about John the Baptist’s age. 334 more words

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Daily Devotional for October 20: Peter Confesses Jesus as the Christ

The Scripture reading for October 20, 2014 is Luke 9:18-22 (Gospel) and can be found here.

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And it happened, as He was alone praying, that His disciples joined Him, and He asked them, saying, “Who do the crowds say that I am?” 1,016 more words

Devotion

PRAYER: John The Baptist's Prayer

The Descent Into Hell

From The Exeter Book

Before it was day the women of noble birth began to get themselves ready to go;
the men who were assembled knew that the prince’s body was shut in the sepulcher. 1,142 more words

Christianity

when your faith waivers ( a lesson from John the Baptist)

Have you ever had this experience? The faith you confidently held and expressed throughout your life suddenly seems thin and wobbly. What you previously believed without a doubt you now find yourself questioning. 370 more words

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