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The New Testament Problem of John's Writings

Christian thought–what was once known as theology–has evolved over the centuries. Ever since the State takeover of the Council of Nicea (325 A.D.), Christian thought has incrementally removed itself from the original teachings of Jesus Christ. 618 more words

Fundamentalism

What the Creeds forgot to say

First Council of Nicea (325)

First Council of Constantinople (381)

Because the main Creeds are such a mouthful anyway, I guess when I first parroted the words in Church I was totally oblivious to their most serious defect.  464 more words

Religion

The Nicene Creed

Today I learned from one of my fellow pilgrims (https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/25404729/posts/998593306) that the Word of God (the Bible) has made the top 10 list of banned books in America. 297 more words

Following Christ

St. Nicholas the Defender

Tradition tells us that Santa Claus is named after St. Nicholas, Bishop of Myra in Asia Minor, now modern Turkey. He lived 270-343 AD.

Son of wealthy parents, Nicholas had a reputation for secret gift-giving, such as putting coins in the shoes of those who left them out for him. 208 more words

The Art Of Narrative

Twas The Night Of Nicea

Twas the Night Of Nicea, and all through the land,
The bishops were gathering, with hopes for a plan.
Three cent’ries before, Jesus had been, 359 more words

Columns

Ethiopia Day 1: More Questions than Answers in My Search for Truth

“They made history for black people in this church, so this is your church,” the tour guide told our group seconds before leading us through St. 933 more words

International