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My Mom Grew Up in a Utopian Colony in Iowa

From my hometown of Toronto the drive to Amana, the dismantled utopian colony in Iowa, is 13 hours. I made it often in childhood, stuck in the backseat of my parent’s car, running batteries dead in my portable tape player, wondering if the long trip to a weird religious community was worth it.

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Generational Curses Part 4: An Exegetical Response to Category 1 Texts

Welcome back, ye brave souls!

In the last post, I scared many people by laying out a large swath of biblical texts used to (supposedly) support the idea of generational curses.  2,580 more words

Theology

Crystal Cathedral enters a new era as it transforms into Christ Cathedral

At the LA Times, Anh Do describes how The Crystal Cathedral (RCA) will be made over into Christ Cathedral (Roman Catholic, Diocese of Orange): … 14 more words

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Catechism

​Q. 140 Why did Christ command us to call God “our Father”

A. At the very beginning of our prayer Christ wants to kindle in us what is basic to our prayer–the childlike awe and trust that God through Christ has become our Father. 78 more words

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Generational Curses Part 3: The Textual Support

In the first post in this series, I gave a general overview of the idea of generational curses and took a quick look at some of the proponents of the teaching.  865 more words

Theology

ASTRONOMY SCIENCE PROVES THE BIBLE IS TRUE

BY: DR. DONALD E. BATTLE ~ CHRISTOLOGY SCHOLAR AND THEOLOGIAN.

THE COSMOLOGICAL ARGUMENT: God and the Creation of the Universe. The latest Astronomy Science proves the Bible is true. 408 more words