God in Christianity

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  • Christian Worldviews And Worldview

    How does one view God or Gods? Are there many Gods just as Greek Mythology figures such as Zeus- God of the Sky, Poseidon- God of the Sea, or Ares – God of War? Or is there one God whom the Bible speaks about who created the heavens and the earth and everything on it? These are just a few questions that come to mind when focusing on Christian Worldviews and worldviews in general. Christians are passionate about proclaiming their love and faith for the one who went to Calvary cross for their sins…

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  • Today's Quote In The Bible

    important to learn and share, because they are needed in our daily lives thinking, working, negotiating, and practicing good deeds in our lives. Stop blaming the churches for your personal failure and lack of interest in God. Blame yourself and your pride for walking away from God, like Adam and Eve. Your excuses and explanations are merely lies of old. Matters Now What matters now is that you pick up the plow and farm your own land, pulling…

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  • Descartes As Contrasted In Machiavelli's The Prince

    In Discourse, any reader is quick to learn that Descartes is discussing previous topics or ideas that Machiavelli himself also deliberated on as well. The works of both these philosophers present the student with various ways to look at God, along with humans, and the Church. Though their viewpoints agree and disagree, Machiavelli had a significant influence on the works of Descartes. Overall, by comparing and contrasting the various thoughts and opinions of Machiavelli and Descartes the reader…

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  • Phrases In The Book 'Half Truths' By Adam Hamilton

    such as “everything happens for a reason, God helps those who help themselves, and God said it, I believe it, that settles it.” Pastor Hamilton uses scriptural references from the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Bible to break down these phrases and clarify the meaning of them to his readers. He also expresses that although most people have good intentions for quoting these phrases, they “…can sometime hurt people and lead people to conclusions about God that not only are not true but that…

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  • Ignatius Research Paper

    Ignatius was one of the children that Jesus received and blessed when He said, let the little children come to me. When he was the bishop, he encouraged his Christians to hold firm to their faith during the persecution by refusing to worship the king as a god. He was renowned for his inspirational writings. Being a disciple of the apostles, the church upholds his teachings dearly. He…

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  • Popular Religious Pendants

    specific religion and wear the religious pendants with engraved symbol on it. Read more about the popular religious symbol throughout the world. Religious jewellery is not only fashion jewellery, people wear it to devote themselves as a follower of god to keep their internal faith stronger. These religious charm pendants give wearer a source of strength and constantly remind you the presence of the lord. In all religions, the most common type of jewellery is the religious pendants. All…

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  • Cultural Collision In Things Fall Apart

    his son in order to fulfill his necessity for Nwoye to be absurdly masculine. Also dealing with his internal conflict between personal morality and gruesome cultural traditions, Nwoye was in desperate need of emotional resolutions. The arrival of Christianity in Umuofia provided Nwoye with an unfamiliar and benevolent spiritual figure, as well as a community with ethics similar to his own. In Things Fall Apart, author Chinua Achebe uses Nwoye’s character development to convey that a cultural…

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  • Essay On The Apostle's Creed

    The three ‘I believe’ statements in the Apostles’ Creed are used to explain who is God and what he is doing in the world. It states, “I believe in God… I believe in Jesus Christ… I believe in the Holy Spirit” (Christian Reformed Church, 2015). As the creed is seen as the proclamation of Christian faith, we can see faith as something personal and subjective. “Christian…

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  • The Shortcomings Of The Protestant Revolution

    It is the idea “firmly embodied at the heart of the Protestant revolution that all Christians have the right to interpret the Bible for themselves.” This “idea” enabled the scholars and thinkers to do an in-depth examination of the doctrines and teachings of the Roman Catholic Church in the light of Scripture. McGrath brings to light in his study the shortcomings of the teachings of Catholicism and the abuses of the clergy hierarchy which brought about the need for change. This dangerous idea…

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  • Jonathan Edwards Personal Narrative Analysis

    The Paradox of Nature with God and Nature’s Reality in Jonathan Edwards “Personal Narrative” The “Personal Narrative” of Jonathan Edwards is an account of how Edwards was converted to the work of Christianity. It personally relays how Edwards gains his desire to work for the Lord, and gives a detailed account of his doubts and strengths. However, while this narrative focuses on Edwards Christian conversion, there are also a lot of elements concerning nature. In fact, almost every time Edwards…

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