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New Vatican document reflects on relations between Catholics, Jews

In a piece over at Catholic News Service – an important read – Cindy Wooden writes: Catholics are called to witness to their faith in Jesus before all people, including Jews, but the Catholic Church “neither conducts nor supports” any institutional missionary initiative directed toward Jews, says a new document from a Vatican commission.” How God will save the […]

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On Catholicism and Islam

By Bill Muehlenberg If some folks – including many Catholics – have felt uneasy about some of the things the current Pope has said about Islam, they would be quite right to feel that way. Even allowing for a hostile secular media, when we read his actual words – sometimes from a speech, sometimes from […]

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The Tolerence Jesus Will Not Tolerate

  Are you aware that the church in Thyatira’s big sin was……..tolerance? (Revelation 2:18-29)  Tolerance “made being a Christian a lot easier, much less costly, must less counter-cultural,” writes pastor and best-selling author Kevin DeYoung.  “But it was a compromised Christianity, and Jesus could not tolerate it.” So why has the visible Church become so […]

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Would the Son of God Contradict the Father?

In light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s disastrous decision on same-sex marriage, I’m posting an article I wrote a few years ago where I dealt with the ridiculous notion that Jesus never addressed homosexuality. That He never said anything about homosexuality is utter nonsense.  Moreover, it is one of the most outrageous lies foisted on the public by […]

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MOVIEGUIDE Props Up Profane Preacher

Anyone who follows the news knows that mega pop-star Justin Bieber has made headlines for behaving badly.  What some of you may not know is that Justin’s a professing Christian.  Don’t stop reading here.  This isn’t about bad-boy Bieber.   What it’s about is his pastor, Judah Smith, who is a rising star in Christendom.  Smith […]

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“The Shack Up” – Part 1

Lyndon Unger of The Cripplegate  tackles the topic of professing Christians living together before marriage.  Many Christians feel that there’s no problem with “shacking up” because “everyone else is doing it.”  However, they cannot point to the scriptures to show that God approves of “try before you buy.” In Part 1, Unger lays out a biblical framework for […]

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The Trinity

By Dr. Mark Bird The Bible clearly affirms the existence of three distinct Persons that are all identified as the one God of the universe. As is traditionally stated, St. Patrick illustrated the trinity by using a shamrock (i.e., a three-leaf clover): “You tell us that there are three gods and yet one,” the puzzled Irish said […]

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