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Oaths; & the Need for Serious-Minded Citizens

by Michael Collison

Meaningful oaths have become as unfamiliar to my generation as phonebooths, flag etiquette, and personal responsibility. People taking Oaths can still be spotted in society, but like most things secularism has gutted of value, these Oaths are usually empty ritual. 2,621 more words

Cultural Studies

Daily bible passage - 2/24/18

Matthew 5:33-37

Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform your oaths to the Lord.’ But I say to you, do not swear at all: neither by heaven, for it is God’s throne; nor by the earth, for it is His footstool; nor by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the great King. 37 more words


Unlikely Friends

I curse the lost of my writing implements at times. Keeping this journal was a way to discern and make out a pattern in the events happening not just at home but all over. 454 more words


Is Taking a Vow In Joining the Church Forbidden By Christ?

Question: Since Jesus seems to be prohibiting the taking of oaths in the Sermon on the Mount, then how can we as believers, take vows when we join a church?

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Biblical Truth

Saffron: With Ache To Love

We were once open arms celebrating
mischiefs in tender romance,
keeping moments in our hands.

We were the long hugs with fists
clenched and heartbeat racing… 138 more words


Fasting Is a Binding Oath

The purpose of today’s post is to stir up in you, in the light of God’s Word, a strong desire to stick with God on any agreement arrived at concerning a fast.

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Personal Spiritual Development

Chaos: A Tradition Of Beauty

I hope to find you waking up
dancing with time,
barefoot and unhealed,
leaving spiral trails
of blood as you spin around.
What fractions of my… 219 more words