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Morning Prayer 24.5.16, Jackson Kemper, 1st American Missionary Bishop, 1870

The fear of the LORD is instruction in wisdom,
and humility goes before honor.

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. 2,599 more words

Jesus Christ

Funerary Practices and Civic Ideology in Sparta and the Peloponnese

How did the Spartan funerary practices reflect the civic ideology in Sparta? Popular belief states that Sparta was a city of soldiers, a city where every man was conditioned for war from a very young age and where women trained alongside men in order to be fit enough to produce strong offspring. 1,675 more words

1 Death And Society In Ancient Greece

Morning Prayer 10.5.16, Nicolaus von Zinzendorf, Prophetic Witness, 1760

The LORD said, “Rise and anoint him; for this is the one.”

Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2,866 more words

Jesus Christ

Morning Prayer 5.3.16, Tuesday in the 6th Week of Easter; Rogation Day

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Robin, Alison and Gwen were cantors at our 9 a.m. 3,148 more words

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Morning Prayer 26.4.16, Robert Hunt, Priest & Colonial Chaplain, 1607

The goat shall bear on itself all their iniquities to a barren region; and the goat shall be set free in the wilderness.

Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2,599 more words

Jesus Christ

The origins of Anzac Day

Remember Me guest-blogger Dr Jenny Macleod, Department of History University of Hull explores the origins of a national day of commemoration in Australia and New Zealand… 632 more words

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