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    six days and rested on the seventh, He asks us to work for six days and rest on the seventh. He has set aside this day for us to reflect on His word and to give glory to Him. Even before the Ten Commandments were given to the people of Israel, God had signified that the seventh day was Holy. For example, in the dessert God would have the people grab twice as much manna on the sixth day because he would not provide them with any on the seventh. God showed the people how important the Sabbath day is through the examples He…

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    then proceeds to show her how to get to the other tribe. Rowlandson very rarely shows gratitude or appreciation towards any kindness given to her throughout her captivity. At time she acknowledges certain individuals (when they seem to be of great service to her) but more often than not, she does not reciprocate any of the good shown to her. Throughout her captivity, Rowlandson is also free to keep any profits that she earns from the items she makes for other Native Americans in the tribe. In…

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    Black Veil

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    Puritan villages would not traditionally be seen as a place to normally don a black veil, as described in lines 4-6 of The Minister’s Black Veil. “Spruce bachelors looked sidelong at the pretty maidens, and fancied that the Sabbath sunshine made them prettier than on weekdays.” The town seems upbeat and bright, accepting and loving, certainly not a place for one to normally wear something so dark and mysterious. Though it may be accepted during funerals and sad events, a black veil would be…

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    The role of Christianity in a Puritan’s everyday life was very important throughout their daily routine. Unlike Christians in today’s society they ate, slept, and breathed the Bible and thought that everything they encountered throughout their day was because God was punishing them or because God was praising them. Even though these Puritans lived this way at times they would lose track of what the true meaning of the Bible was and do ungodly things causing corruption in a puritan town. So,…

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    Heavy Metal: A Contrast and Comparison Between Two Historical Bands Heavy metal music has a reputation of having been devil inspired, however groups such a Metallica and Ozzy Osbourne show just how wrong this is, both in their similarities and their differences. They are fathers, husbands, and business men. They are adored by the masses and have become the largest sellers of heavy metal music. Metallica and Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy) have had their share of tragedy and controversy, but their…

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    Black Sabbath has an album called “Paranoid”. One of the songs on it is called “War Pigs”. “War Pigs” is heavily influenced by Blues and Heavy Metal. The song’s most prevalent instruments are the bass guitar and drums. Blues and Heavy metal music usually contains those instruments. This song is distinctly heavy metal though because it doesn’t contain a piano, like blues or rock. Blues music usually contained solos for certain instruments. “War Pigs” had bass guitar solos. Similar to how Paul…

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    this, many parents and guardians believe that listening to metal music leads adolescents into a world of drugs, mental illness, and even suicide. However, experts have shown that listening to this stimuli, actually does not lead to bad behavior, and can even have positive effects. Metal music has been put down since the start, but it culminated in 1985 when D. Snider of Twisted Sister, was taken to court over a list of bands that parents in a group called PMRC had conducted known as the…

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    Soon, other bands began to rise to fame: Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, and The Who. All bands would one day be inducted into the Rock n’ Roll Hall Of Fame. The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, and Black Sabbath, all major British rock bands, have changed the American pop culture, specifically American rock music and the culture of America. George Harrison, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and Ringo Starr landed in America after a flight from…

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    Catholic Beliefs

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    Within the Catholic faith, there are many myths and beliefs. Many of these myths are located in the Bible and consist of a greater being, also known as God, and his son, Jesus Christ. One myth that is well known among people within the Catholic Community is the creation of the 10 Commandments. Moses, a prophet of God, made the climb up Mount Sinai and God bestowed upon him two stone slabs with 10 Commandments that entailed how God’s people should live out each day. One of these commandments…

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    The Bible is the holy book about who we live for and what we live for. “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters (New International Version, Gen.1:1-2). Christianity is a monotheistic religion focused on one god. Practices involved living a sinless life and becoming like Christ. Paganism is a polytheistic religion originating and occupying most of…

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