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Was God hasty in ordering the Amalekite destruction?

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God’s command to destroy the Amalekites is often misunderstood as inconsistent with a compassionate God. Recent comments by political figures about the current Israel-Palestinian conflict […]

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Role of the Holy Spirit and Jewish tradition in Jesus’ Baptism

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Jewish tradition and biblical role of the Holy Spirit explain the reason for Jesus’s baptism even though he was born without original sin

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American Christian nationalism is not the way of Jesus Christ

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Christian authoritarian nationalism was not intended by the American Constitution or to be the path to a righteous Kingdom of Heaven on earth. Some in […]

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Episcopal and Orthodox agree on Filioque removal from Nicene Creed

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The Anglican communion, Episcopal Church, and Orthodox Church jointly agree the Filioque should be removed from the Nicene Creed. Since the 1970s the Anglican Communion […]

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American youth awakening to suffering of Gaza is a good thing

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This week large groups of college students at major universities through out the United States have begun intense protest. Up to now few analysts have […]

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Strong speaking Moses in cinema is different from Biblical tradition

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The Moses portrayed in cinema, The Ten Commandments, is different then in the Bible and Jewish Torah. Western Christianity and popular culture often skips over […]

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Who were the midwives who concealed Moses birth?

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Jews, Christians, and Muslims all recognize the story of Moses as a prophet of God. The Passover would not have occurred if the threat to […]

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Jesus the Shepherd listens and cares for all the flocks of mankind

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Jesus the Shepherd looks after his flock and the other sheep across a broken fence

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Learning critical thinking as a medical student helped develop my Christian faith

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Critical thinking I learned as a medical student is also a historically vital part of developing Christian faith. In the Jewish and Christian tradition critical […]

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The endless Christian faith and perseverance of my grandmother lives with me everyday

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The older I get the more I think about how this small woman, my grandmother, (barely 5 ft tall) made such a big impact in […]