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  • Hardline Hindus protest huge Jesus statue in India's Karnataka

    01/14/2020 4:58:54 AM PST · by Cronos · 25 replies
    Al Jazeera ^ | 13 January 2020 | AJ
    Hindus linked to ruling BJP rally against planned statue that will rival Rio de Janeiro's Christ The Redeemer for size. Hundreds of hardline Hindus affiliated to India's ruling party have rallied to protest against planned Jesus statue that will rival Rio de Janeiro's Christ The Redeemer for size. The protests in the southern state of Karnataka's Ramanagara district on Monday were led by far-right Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), with its members clutching saffron flags as around 1,000 police stood by. ..."We want to stop [the statue], since it goes against the spirit of communal harmony and encourages religious conversions which...
  • Saturday, January 4, 2020: Declaring the Unknown God

    01/06/2020 8:46:13 AM PST · by Patriot777 · 2 replies
    The Holy Bible (KJV) | 01/06/2020: 9:29 AM
    Acts 17:1-34 (KJV): "Now when they had passed through Am-phip'o-lis and Ap-ol'-lo'ni-a, they came to Thes-sa-lo'-ni-a, where was a synagogue of the Jews. 2) And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the Scriptures, 3) Opening and [explaining] that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead, and that this Jesus; whom I preach unto you, is Christ." [from the Greek word "Christos", meaning "anointed". The translation is from the Hebrew word "Mashiach" or "Messiah". Both "Christ" and "Messiah" mean "the Anointed One of God". Oftentimes...
  • Church of Christ Shooting: 2 Dead, 1 Critical In White Settlement, Texas

    12/29/2019 10:30:50 AM PST · by \/\/ayne · 173 replies
    Heavy.com ^ | Dec 29, 2019 | Emily Bicks
    Two people have been killed, and on critically injured after a shooting took place at the West Freeway Church of Christ located in Texas. MedStar spokeswoman Macara Trusty confirmed that one person died at the scene of the shooting, and one person died en route to a hospital. A third victim was transported to a hospital in critical condition. The Church of Christ was live-streaming their Sunday services on their YouTube channel, and while the motive remains unclear, a man is seen running in a firing off shots while church-goers ducked under their seats in fear, as reported by the...
  • America is reclaiming Christmas......(Joy to the World!)

    12/22/2019 1:40:03 PM PST · by caww · 26 replies
    washingtonexaminer ^ | 12/22/2019 | Tim Head
    The president has lit the National Christmas tree on the mall virtually every year since 1923. But what makes this year so special is that the president didn’t shy away from the true meaning of the season. In his remarks, Trump reminded the nation about a piece of the tradition that we often overlook. After President Calvin Coolidge lit the first National Christmas Tree, a cross was displayed in bright lights on the Washington Monument — “a powerful reminder,” the president said, “of the meaning of the season.” Mentioning a cross is bold enough on its own, but the president...
  • Anna's Hope - A Song of Testimony of Biblical Anna, Who was Waiting to See Her Salvation!

    12/05/2019 2:47:18 PM PST · by The Ignorant Fisherman
    Unto the Chief Musician Music ^ | 12/5/19 | Unto the Chief Musician Music
    This song is the personal testimony of Anna the prophetess, the daughter of Penhanuel, of the tribe of Aser, of the people of Israel (Luke 2:36-38)! It is in the time of great Roman oppression and Anna has experienced and observed the despair of her people and the mighty oppressive power of Rome and her armies for many years. Notice in the lyrics of this song that Almighty God; her Lord and Savior; is ALWAYS observing her and taking care of her! She is ALWAYS in His ETERNAL presence and watchful eye. He always is hearing her prayers and sees...
  • Why Was Christ Crucified Between Two Thieves?

    11/26/2019 9:00:24 AM PST · by Salvation · 41 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 11-25-19 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    Posted on November 25, 2019 by Msgr. Charles Pope Why Was Christ Crucified Between Two Thieves? It is good and necessary to ponder more of the Gospel of yesterday’s Solemnity of Christ the King. It remains a profound teaching that Christ was crucified between two thieves. Why?St. Thomas Aquinas proposes three answers to the question. Let’s consider them, with particular emphasis on the third.I. To Identify with Fallen Sinners – St Thomas said, As Christ became accursed of the cross for us, so for our salvation He was crucified as a guilty one among the guilty (Comm. xxxiii in...
  • What is the craziest unexplained event you have witnessed?

    11/09/2019 7:21:00 AM PST · by daniel1212 · 153 replies
    Quora.com ^ | Nov. 2, 2019 | Jennifer Scholl
    What is the craziest unexplained event you have witnessed? Jennifer Scholl, MSW from The Ohio State University (2018) First, let me say that I am and remain a huge sceptic, even after this happened. I’ve thought of every possible explanation and I still have no idea how this happened. Whether you choose to believe me or not, I have no reason to make this up and like I said, I’m skeptical every time I hear a story like this. But nonetheless, here is the completely unexplainable event I witnessed: In 1999, my mother was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor...
  • Not a hip hop fan - BUT Kanye's new album is glory to Christ!

    10/26/2019 9:06:09 AM PDT · by fuzzylogic · 39 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10-25-2019 | Kanye West
    Kanye West has dedicated his new album to the Gospel. Millions and millions are listening. The comments are overwhelmingly positive. I've never been a fan but he has my respect.
  • Greta Thunberg is Christ's successor, Church of Sweden proclaims...

    10/01/2019 1:21:56 PM PDT · by antidemoncrat · 72 replies
    Aerican Thinker ^ | 10/1/2019 | Monica Showalter
    The Church of Sweden declared teen star climate activist Greta Thunberg to be an appointed successor to Jesus Christ in a 2018 tweet that resurfaced in the wake of her speech before the United Nations. "Announcement! Jesus of Nazareth has now appointed one of his successors, Greta Thunberg," the tweet said on Dec. 1, 2018. The account, operated by the Limhamns Church, had previously tweeted several sentiments of climate activism.
  • Greta Thunberg is Christ's successor, Church of Sweden proclaims..

    10/01/2019 6:57:27 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 51 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/01/2019 | Monica Showalter
    If there's anything out there that explains why the Church of Sweden boasts the lowest church attendence in all Europe, against some tough continental competition, it's because of claptrap like this, as the Washington Examiner reports: The Church of Sweden declared teen star climate activist Greta Thunberg to be an appointed successor to Jesus Christ in a 2018 tweet that resurfaced in the wake of her speech before the United Nations. "Announcement! Jesus of Nazareth has now appointed one of his successors, Greta Thunberg," the tweet said on Dec. 1, 2018. The account, operated by the Limhamns Church, had previously...
  • What's the Difference Between The Koran and The Gospel?

    09/10/2019 7:32:04 PM PDT · by OddLane · 21 replies
    Youtube ^ | September 10, 2019 | Gerard Perry
    I examine Islamic truth claims regarding Jesus Christ, and demonstrate why the Koran could not have been created by God.
  • Why, after ten years of talking with atheists, I'm still a Christian

    08/22/2019 10:35:35 PM PDT · by OddLane · 75 replies
    Unbelievable? ^ | August 23, 2019 | Justin Brierley
    Unbelievable? host Justin Brierley shares why he thinks Christianity makes best sense of human existence, value and purpose.
  • New film from Terrence Malick to explore the life of Christ

    07/19/2019 11:42:22 AM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 1 replies
    Aleteia ^ | Jul 16, 2019 | Matthew Becklo
    The reclusive director of the crucially acclaimed movie 'The Tree of Life' shows signs of taking a new, even more explicitly Christian direction. “What does Christ want from us?” According to Martin Scorsese, Terrence Malick posed this question to his fellow director in a letter after seeing Silence, the former’s long-awaited film about Jesuit missionaries in Japan. Malick’s cinematic corpus has been marked by Christian themes, music, and imagery from the beginning. For example, those watching the fire scene from Badlands (1973) with the English captions on will see the following lyrics from German composer Carl Orff’s choral piece “Passion”:...
  • Ramadan Msg 1 Access to Truth (Spreading The Gospel To Arabia)

    06/01/2019 9:53:01 PM PDT · by OddLane · 5 replies
    Vimeo ^ | April 2, 2019 | Al Fadi
    An explanation of a project to spread the truth of God's love to Saudis enslaved by Islam.
  • Solomon A Type pf Christ...Solomon pt 10

    The Bible is a record of real people, living out real history, and fulfilling the purposes of God, knowingly and unknowingly. All of the Prophets of the Bible in some way are tops of the Messiah to come. Moses, Joseph, David, Jeremiah, all lived out certain aspects of the suffering and triumph of Jesus Christ. Pharaoh tried to kill Moses as a child, just as Herod tried to kill the baby Jesus, Joseph was sold for silver by his brother Judah, just as Jesus was sold by Judas… I could go on and on. There are some also who are...
  • Disney's 'Tolkien' Movie Cuts Out the Christian Faith That Inspired His Life and Work

    05/09/2019 1:45:37 PM PDT · by OddLane · 60 replies
    PJ Media ^ | May 9, 2019 | Tyler O'Neil
    Disney's new film Tolkien premiers this weekend, and the trailers promise an engrossing biopic, complete with scenes from the First World War. The movie aims to show how J.R.R. Tolkien's early life inspired the creative genius behind such works as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, which are rightly recognized as classics and which both inspired epic film franchises (one far superior to the other). Yet the new Disney film cuts out some of the most important influences in his life. The movie does not once mention the great ex-atheist and Christian author C.S. Lewis, a close friend...
  • Michael Franzese on The Eric Metaxas Show (From Godfather to God, the Father)

    05/07/2019 7:46:11 AM PDT · by OddLane · 8 replies
    The Eric Metals Show ^ | May 6, 2019 | Eric Metaxas
    Former mob boss Michael Franzese tells the story of his wealthy and wily past as well as his powerful transformation to a motivator with a strong anti-crime message.
  • Psychological Healing? A Short Testimony on Christianity and the Mind

    05/03/2019 2:49:16 PM PDT · by OddLane · 4 replies
    Acts 17 Apologetics ^ | 5/3/`19 | David wood
    The Great Physician.
  • 10 Things Every Christian Should Know About Islam

    04/28/2019 5:00:46 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 65 replies
    The Gospel Coalition ^ | 7/4/13 | Zane Pratt, Christian missionary in Muslim majority nation for 20 years
    1. “Muslim” and “Arab” are not the same thing. “Muslim” is a religious term.... 2. The word “Islam” means submission.... 3. There are two major denominations of Muslims....Sunni and Shi’a. Sunnis are the vast majority, at 85 percent of all Muslims.... 4. Islamic theology could be summarized as belief in one God, his prophets, his books, his angels, his decrees, and the final judgment.... 5. Islam teaches that Jesus was a great prophet. Islam affirms that Jesus was born of a virgin, that he lived a sinless life, that he performed mighty miracles, and that he will come again at...
  • The Testing Of Discipleship...servant songs pt 9

    “The Lord God has given Me The tongue of the learned, That I should know how to speak A word in season to him who is weary. He awakens Me morning by morning, He awakens My ear To hear as the learned.The Lord God has opened My ear; And I was not rebellious, Nor did I turn away. I gave My back to those who struck Me, And My cheeks to those who plucked out the beard; I did not hide My face from shame and spitting.“For the Lord God will help Me; Therefore I will not be disgraced; Therefore...