Protestant Christianity relies not only on the belief in divine inspiration, but also the exclusivity of the biblical canon as infallible revelation from God. Not many pastors could hope to keep their job if they were to state that the Bible is not infallible or that divine inspiration might not be limited to the Bible. 1,241 more words
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The First Thanksgiving
1. The First Thanksgiving Proclamation (June 20, 1676)
2. Understanding Thanksgiving… 261 more words
In the study of civilisations we find that the concepts of religion are invariably numerous. The historically Christian Europe found itself embroiled in disagreement with the branches of dissenting christian groups gained popular support. 1,483 more words
JSTOR Daily provides a nice summary of the 2003 article by Anne Blue Wills on how Thanksgiving became a 19th-century Protestant sort of holiday: The Modern Invention of Thanksgiving | JSTOR Daily.