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Protestantism in Latin America

It has long been believed that Protestantism “is a sort of Trojan Horse, whose ultimate purpose is to eclipse and replace local culture while extending the cultural hegemony of the United States” (Jose Leonardo Santos, … 810 more words

Historical

The archbishop, crime and sin: the Sexual Offences Act at 50

In July it will be fifty years since the passing of the Sexual Offences Act, which partly decriminalised sex between consenting adult men in private, in England and Wales.

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Archbishops Of Canterbury

Continued respect for the crucifix by Italy's government

The custom of displaying a crucifix in classrooms is an age-old tradition in Italy. The present civil obligation allegedly dates back to royal decree no. 4336 of 15 September 1860 of the Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia, which provided: “Each school must without fail be equipped with … a crucifix”.

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Profiles in Leadership

Based on Sermon January 29, 2017

Sent out with the title “This Moment in our Nation”

On Sept 11, 2001, 19 men hijacked planes and used them to kill over 3,000 people. 1,370 more words

Doing Church Without a Church

By Graham Glover

I live in a strange world. It’s a world that on the surface makes little sense. A world that without context seems theologically problematic. 537 more words

Living Word

The Audacious Chicken — Peter, Part 3


M. Jones

Peter was arrested and brought before the same ruling council that had asked the Romans to crucify Jesus. Peter showed extraordinary courage. He said he wasn’t going to stop telling people about Jesus. 35 more words

Sermon

Stupid Conservative Memes #55 Liberal Logic 101 Edition

This meme is proof that many Conservatives don’t understand the Constitution , much less know what’s actually in it. Because the phrase ‘separation of church and state’ does not appear in the first amendment , they believe that the establishment clause only means that government cannot promote a state religion , or prohibit its free exercise , and that gives them free rein to impose their religion  on every aspect of American life , including public schools , and government. 240 more words

Liberal Logic 101