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  • Schism In Christianity

    themselves. Leaders within the churches convened in order to form unanimous and unwavering principles as answers to the essential questions of teaching orthodox faith. These debates would be called Ecumenical Councils, settling disputes regarding the Holy Trinity, the duality of Christ, the question of grace, and other heresies. The baselines of these principles have resulted in various schisms, some of which are still prevalent today. From the Council of Arles in 314 AD to the Fourth…

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  • Examples Of Christian Worldviews

    The Worldviews of Christians The Christian worldview is one that many people around the world hold close to their hearts. This worldview is a view of love and hope and of redemption, and follows the teachings found in the Holy Bible as they are the Word of God. However, it has become apparent that some denominations don’t quite believe in the same foundations of the Christian worldview as others do. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, shares some core beliefs with this overall…

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  • Believing Three Ways In One God Analysis

    DISCERNING GOD IN THE CREED Believing Three Ways in One God: A Reading of the Apostles’ Creed, by Nicholas Lash, London: S.C.M. Press, 1992. Believing Three Ways in One God Prof. Lash begin his reflections on the Apostles’ Creed by explaining the attitude toward the articles. He defined the appropriate attitude “Amen” as a fundamental reflection about God’s work from the beginning, present, and future. For the time being, it is enough to make a general point that unity or identity of…

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  • Moralistic Therapeutic Deiism Essay

    A growing trend in today’s society is the split from classical religious beliefs to what Dr. Christian Smith calls “Moralistic Therapeutic Deism.” Dr. Smith, inquiring about this societal shift, wrote his article “On ‘Moralistic Therapeutic Deism’ a U.S. Teenagers’ Actual, Tacit, De Facto Religious Faith” by following hundreds of students to find basis of the religious beliefs amongst the youth of America. Many of these students claimed to be Catholic, but the evidence presented by Dr. Smith…

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  • The Great Schism

    “Our Lord Jesus Christ founded one Church, in unity, undivided. So it stands there can only be one true Church, "which is the Church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth" (1 Tim 3:15). The announcement of the Kingdom of God by Our Lord was the beginning of the Christian Church, a new Heaven and a new Earth.” In the following paper I will explain factors that contributed to the split between the Eastern and Western church known as the Great Schism. I will also explain how as a…

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  • Rembrandt The Three Trees Analysis

    dark and set a dull mood. Rembrandt having been struggling financially at this time would have expressed associated emotions in his art. On the other hand, the brighter areas of the piece surround the three trees which represents the holiness of the Trinity. This piece greatly resembles the few landscape paintings Rembrandt has made especially when considering the sad mood they all seem to illustrate. It is as if the Trees are not “polluted” by the aggressive hatching and darkness that make up…

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  • Gospel Essentials Research Paper

    and Jesus was sent into world to restore man from sin. Christians are theistic in that they believe there is one God and that He is the creator of all things. God is also the first person of the Trinity, which is God the Father, Jesus the Son of God,…

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  • Workforce Development Case Study

    3. Customized skill development/enhancement and 4. Career counseling. For professional development, Trinity Health Center offers training programs for all allied health and nursing occupations, making sure that there are enough providers per patient. The academic achievement pillar focuses on developing skills in basic courses such as reading, math, writing and understanding technology. Trinity Health Center offers skill development courses for both new and current employees to improve their…

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  • Fate Of The Sons Of Usnach Analysis

    Throughout the story there is a repetition of the number three; everything comes in threes. The number three in a religious perspective is the Trinity. The Trinity is the representation of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. The big comparison in the Deirdre story is when a question is asked, the answer usually comes in threes and with a denial or lie after each one. For instance, when…

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  • Christian Science Research Paper

    “Set your affections on things above; love one another; commune at the table of our Lord in one spirit; worship in spirit and in truth; and if daily adoring, imploring, and living the divine Life, Truth, Love, thou shalt partake of the bread that cometh down from heaven, drink of the cup of salvation, and be baptized in Spirit,” wrote Mary Baker Eddy in 1898 (Christian Science Versus Pantheism). Mrs. Eddy (as she is colloquially referred to by her followers) was the woman who came to found the…

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