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We hear much in the news nowadays about the evangelical community. Political analysts and various religious leaders and others oftentimes throw the word around and it is assumed that everyone knows who they refer to.
I don't remember if anyone here has ever defined the term; forgive me if they have. I often have friends and nonbelievers use the term to make statements. My impression is that it does not necessarily refer to church attendance (some evangelical may not even...
Christ as Son, and God as Father. Are these superfluous labels, or metaphor, or are these male gender roles vital both to who God is, and our very redemption as the Bride of Christ?
Was it just an arbitrary choice that God revealed Himself as a man arbitrary choices or an expression of who God is.
Could God have come to earth in the flesh as a woman?
Those who do not want to be of God and for God,
God wood burn them up ...
Yet knot really have HIS HEART in ...
(Not suffer contamination of IS-HEART)
So UNPERFECTED BEING is likely to suffer eternal pain ...
Not being present with God...
[Those who want the worst things of humanity - God would let them keep their awful humanity - that they endorse so much - for eternity.]
This post will hurt but truth be told, some prayers are just too much!!!
"O Immaculate Heart of Mary, Heavenly beauty and splendor of the Father, You are the most valued Heavenly treasure.
New Eve, immaculate in soul, spirit and body, Created of the godly seed by the Spirit of God, You are the spiritual Mother of mankind.
Pure Virgin, full of grace then and now, Your whole being was raised Heavenly in full glory, To be elevated above all the hosts within the Kingdom of God.
These are things that we've heard so many times that we've assumed them true, but are they?
Drop a cliché on us (One per customer please. Don't list 50), and explain why it's wrong.
Here's the first:
"God looks at the heart"
This is true, but not in how it's often used.
What God meant: You can't fool me. I know all, and I see all.
How people use it: I know that my son Jack beats his wife, drinks like a fish, and never darkens the doorway of a church, but. . . "God looks at the heart"...
The American Revolution occurred because Britain had had a policy of 'salutary neglect' or tacit allowance of smuggling in its North American colonies. After the Seven Years War, Britain paid four times the amount it received in revenue to defend these colonies and decided to clamp down on smuggling and collect its legal duties. Various acts such as the Stamp Act followed that the colonists highly resented as they were not used to paying these taxes.
The Colonists declared...
In a 5-3 decison the US Supreme Court has struck down a 2013 Texas law that imposed strict regulations on abortion doctors and facilities. Justice Stephen Breyer wrote the Opinion of the Court. The Chief Justice along with Justice Thomas and Justice Alito dissented.
The opinion can be found here: http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/15pdf/15-274_p8k0.pdf