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The Church, Pt. 2: Early Christians, Early Controversies

This is the second portion of an essay I recently wrote on “The Church” for graduate school application. I slightly edited it but have kept the footnotes as italicized numbers. 1,211 more words

Pacifism

Brilliant Political Move by Lutheran Church

By Graham Glover -

We Lutherans typically don’t do secular politics well. Unlike most of our Evangelical Protestant (and even Roman Catholic) friends, we Lutherans tend to be a quietist bunch when it comes to American politics. 531 more words

Vocation

Historical Snapshot: The Humbling of an Emperor

The above painting depicts a late 4th century event in which Theodosius I, emperor of the Roman empire and most powerful man on earth, repented publicly of his sins before Ambrose, bishop of Milan. 841 more words

Spiritual Gifts

You can't seperate church and state

You can’t separate church and state.

It is IMPOSSIBLE.

Why? Because everybody worships something.

Worship is all consuming, mind, heart and body.

Everybody worships SOMETHING. Therefore… 84 more words

Indiana School District Openly & Illegally Promotes Christianity

 (originally published at peacock-panache.com)

The Eastern Howard School Corporation in Indiana has a major legal problem – one they’ve finally admitted to local press in a lengthy interview coming clean about their egregious violations of the law. 1,088 more words

Church & State