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Shi'ite Esotericism, Its Roots and Developments

Brepols has just published a new volume on Shi’ite Esotericism, its relationship to earlier Jewish, Christian, Gnostic, and Manichaean currents, and its various trajectories in Islam. 1,263 more words


Very ancient traces

The epistle of this 25th Sunday in ordinary time cites-according to experts- the refrain of an old hymn or formula of faith in verses 5 to 6a of  1Ti 2… 460 more words


"For All Angels - Meditate God"

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Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame

Professional Specialist in Languages of Late Antiquity

University of Notre Dame

Application deadline: 11:59 PM 6th September 2016 Eastern Time

The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position on the faculty with a specialization in languages of late antiquity. 316 more words


Jadilah Tapir!

Naruto = Dasar kafir; Ultraman = Jadilah Syiah; Pokemon = Aku Yahudi; Spongebob = Antek aseng; Gundam = Agen illuminati; Doraemon = Turunan dajjal; Shinchan = Kaum salibis; Digimon = Salah Jokowi; Power Rangers = Awas murtad; Hamtaro = Paham komunis; Kamen Raider = Kamu sesat; Yu-Gi-Oh = Konspirasi Zionis. 45 more words


Give us today our [daily] bread

One of the most famous lines ever uttered by Jesus, and my Greek lexicon says, “of doubtful meaning,” how can this be?  Well, it seems that in both versions of the Lord’s Prayer: … 281 more words


Who are the Assyrians?

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes to gain a good understanding of Assyrians, 35 minutes to read the whole post to gain a FULL understanding of Assyrians (yes, we need a 30-page research paper to comprehensively explain our history and identity). 7,407 more words