Daily Archives: 7 Mar 2017

95 Theses, Minus 92

Theses: The Church doesn’t need you, you need it. God doesn’t need you, you need God. Christ doesn’t need you, you need Christ.

Posted in Modern Culture

Why The Doctrine of ‘Providence’ Is Exceedingly Important Today

It. Gives. Us. Hope. The Christian, then, being most fully persuaded, that all things come to pass by the dispensation of God, and that nothing happens fortuitously, will always direct his eye to him as the principal cause of events. … Continue reading

Posted in Calvin

Don’t Shove Words Down the Bible’s Throat

Earlier today someone called @crazypastor tweeted- “The Bible calls us to stand in solidarity with the poor, not demonize and blame them for their reality.” So I responded Can anyone help me locate this verse? Of course no one can, … Continue reading

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The 7 Things That God Hates

There are six things that Yahweh hates, seven that he abhors: a haughty look, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that weaves wicked plots, feet that hurry to do evil, a false witness who lies with … Continue reading

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The Greed of The Wealthy

If greedy gaping after gain To get another groat Makes usury dispatch apace To cut the poor man’s throat – Ausonius

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Nondenominational Churches…

Are the generic equivalent of the theological world.   Like generic generic cereal, they might feed you but there’s little quality and lots of bug droppings used as filler.

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The New Equinox App

This is pretty cool- Dear Religious Studies Authors and Editors Exciting news! Ebooks are now available to order from the Equinox website (www.equinoxpub.com) and this week we have just launched our new Equinox app which you can download from your … Continue reading

Posted in Books, media

Poor Arsenal…

It’s not going to be a good evening for them, because the buzzsaw is coming for them…

Posted in soccer

How The Travel Ban Decision Was Reached

Via Twitter-

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Fun Facts From Church History

Zwingli suffered from ulcers, and died of a halberd in the face. Luther suffered from gall stones, and died of liver disease. Calvin suffered from a plethora of illnesses, and died after a very long illness. What’s this mean?  That … Continue reading

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