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  1. Christian and Non-Christian Friends

    by , 3 Weeks Ago at 03:33 PM
    As an individual you meet a lot of different types of people. As a Christian it is hard to live your life with your beliefs and still become friends with all types of individuals. In college there are all sorts of beliefs, Christian, Atheist, Buddhist, Mormon, and many more. I am building a life for myself here and meeting new people. These people influence you in ways you sometimes can't control. There is a Christian group of students that are really sweet and awesome, but being around them makes ...
  2. The Babel Narrative and a Common Language - 2 of 2

    by , 3 Weeks Ago at 12:30 PM
    Continued from post 1....

    How did they account for this “confounding” of languages?

    As with many things not clearly understood by ancient man, the reasons were usually attributed to a deity, some “act of God”, if you will.

    Such must have been the case here as well. The reasons for the ‘confounding’ of these languages was not understood and thus, attributed to an act of God.

    To ancient man, this somewhat strange act of God must ...
  3. The Babel Narrative and a Common Language - 1 of 2

    by , 3 Weeks Ago at 12:28 PM

    The Babel Narrative and a Common Language

    The Tower of Babel narrative presents quite an interesting account from the perspective of historical linguistics; however, before any type of analysis can begin, a working definition of a few ambiguous terms must be defined.

    Perhaps the most important term needing a more concise definition is “the whole world”. One must try and put into context and perspective the concept of what would have been considered “the whole ...

    by , 3 Weeks Ago at 07:58 AM
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    18 Let no man beguile you of your reward in a voluntary humility and worshipping of angels, intruding into those things which he hath not seen, vainly puffed up by his fleshly mind, 19 And not holding the Head, from which all the body by joints and bands having nourishment ministered, and knit together, increaseth with the increase of God. 20 Wherefore if ye be dead with Christ from the rudiments of the world, why, as though living in the world, are ye subject to ordinances, 21
  5. Is Judging wrong?

    by , 3 Weeks Ago at 02:02 AM
    The phrase judge not, should not be mistaken with the act of correction by discernment. To judge not, is in essence saying do not judge down upon an individual whereby lifting oneself above. However, to judge is not forbidden if it is to discern by pointing out an error, or discern in order to prevent a problem. The words of Christ to us are, judge not, and you may not be judged. However, did not the apostle Paul withstood the apostle Peter? By judging his motive, the apostle Paul pointed out the ...

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