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Protestantism

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Generally associated with the protests against the Catholic Church and its methods, Protestants follow Jesus Christ. One of the early scholars to lead the break from the established church was Martin Luther. If you have questions about anything to do with Protestantism, this is place to ask them.
The public system caters to the lowest common denominator and thus brings down the rest of the students. Our nation will become a nation of idiots if we don't change the school system. We home-school our children because the "Blue Ribbon" school they were attending catered to the problem child. Ev…
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mostly.most "LOYALIST".. are protestants.. catholics under british rule are considered 'lower class' and live in the slum areas... and these are where the freedom fighters mostly come from.   In my experience the people who exhibit shows of sectarianism have no idea what it is all about. I ha…
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Lost.. Any division of any purpose separates man[kind] from man.. No religion has ever unite mankind, although most religion professes "Love thy Neighbors." And all Holy Scriptures of all religions asserts that theirs are the sources of all truths....Luther criticized the RCC for its undeniably corr…
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Answer First, be certain that you do actually want to become Protestant. Make sure that you have identified all the things that you are unhappy with as a Catholic. If necessary make a list. Then do two things. First, speak to your Catholic priest and ask him to discuss the issues you are troubl…
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Most people who are reported to be "possessed" are actually suffering from different mental conditions. Sometimes schizophrenia can cause a person to see things that aren't there, hear voices that tell him/her to do things that would seem unreasonable to the "normal" population and ramble on about h…
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If they want to yes but they don't have to. The word of God tells us that if they have sowed spiritually, why not reap material wise? Read 1Corinthians 9 and pay really close attention to verses 11-14. So its not a should of if it is in their possibility to do so, they can. But then that means that …
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It depends on why you would wish to speak with a pastor but there are many well trained staff memebers always available on internet chat.
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There are several denominations that have "Church of Christ" in their name. For example, Church of Christ in Christian Union. However, the church that is described in the New Testament of the Bible, the Church of Christ, is only one church. As a member of the Church of Christ, I can tell you that we…
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Protestant views By the end of the 15th century, the Church of Rome, with parishes, monasteries, and convents throughout its domain, had become the largest landholder in all Europe. It was reported that it owned as much as half the land in France and Germany and two fifths or more in Sweden and E…
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Government and the ChurchIf I am understanding your question correctly, you are asking how the protestant churches have historically interacted with governments and how that differs from how Roman Catholicism has done so.This is a somewhat complicated question, because more times than not, the gover…
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Do Protestants Believe Catholics Will Go To Heaven? Since there are many different Protestant groups with many different beliefs that is a tough question to answer. Taken as a whole, though, most Protestant groups accept the Christian faith of Roman Catholics and believe that they are saved. Here a…
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Answers from our community: We know that everything is one. Jesus and god are the same and the Holy Spirit is the same as well. Answer Definetely we believe in the trinity; the Father God , the Son God Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost God. 1 John 5:7-12 Answer: It may surprise people to know …
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Answer I wouldn't call it bitterness, but some Catholics (especially where I live) are a little weary and wary when dealing with Protestants. In Kentucky there are a lot of anti-Catholic sentiments and so we tend to get tired of being told we're going to hell for "worshiping Mary", "ignorin…
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Answer Because it is the Christian symbol. Answer Because the cross symbolizes victory over the death we would have no choice but to face if Jesus had not come.
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There is more in common between the Catholic Church and most Protestant churches than there is different, especially in the most important things, like our faith in God as Trinity, faith in Christ, the Resurrection, baptism, the importance of the Bible, etc. There are many different Protestant chur…
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I guess you mean what DO the Protestants believe in? We belive in God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit. We base everything we say on the Bible. We believe being Christian is a lifestyle, not like watching tv when we just watch it for some time and then forget about it the rest of the day. We involve God i…
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Episcopalians are members of the Episcopal Church in the United States. The Church has it's origins in Anglicanism and like the Church of England follows a middle path between the Roman Catholic church and true Protestantism.
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Answer: Actually, ironically Wesley never was a member of the Methodist denomination. He was an Anglican priest his whole life and he never left Anglicanism. He founded Methodism as a Bible study to go alongside Anglicanism but never as a new denomination. After he died his followers left Anglicanis…
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Answer Old Testament The Deuterocanonical Old Testament books are: Tobit, Judith, 1 and 2 Maccabees, Wisdom of Solomon, Ecclesiasticus (or, Sirach), and Baruch. Old Testament Apocrypha books include: 1 Esdras, 2 Esdras (4 Ezra), Tobit, Judith, parts of Esther, The Wisdoms of Solomon, Ecclesiast…
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baptism Short answer: Yes. Longer explanation: your son will be recognized as being baptized into the Christian community. All Christian baptisms are recognized by the Catholic Church. Longer answer: His baptism is recognized, as are other Trinitarian baptisms and church marriages, as well. Tha…
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Answer Julia W. Howe wrote "Battle Hymn of the Republic" Julia Ward Howe in 1861
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Around a billion
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Answer The breakaway religion from the Catholic Church (see Martin Luther). Answer 2 Protestantism refers to a branch of Christianity that split off from Roman Catholicism in the late 1500s. This movement, called the Reformation, was led by Martin Luther, Jean Calvin, and many others. Protestant …
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Music was an important part of the Reformation. Many new hymns reflective of the Biblical doctrines of the reformation, were an important part of worship. Luther himself wrote quite a few. Plus there are many pieces of music written for the organ which sprang out of the Reformation music tradition. …
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Ramadan is a month of obligatory daily fasting in Islam. It is the ninth month in the Islamic lunar calendar.The month of Ramadan.
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Of or pertaining to Martin Luther, leader of the Protestant Reformation, a German theologian and author. An adherent to Luther's doctrines. The Protestant movement was breaking away from the doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church. There is a denomination of the Christian Church named after Luther, …
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Protestantism is generally viewed to have officially begun in 1517 when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the doors of a Catholic Church.
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Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Methodist, Anglican, and a little Baptist.
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yes
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You can get in touch with any priest. Depending on the issue he will re-direct you to someone.
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fellowship as worshipJust like in any American family, family members are encouraged to get along, hold good relationships and fellowship with each other. This makes their parents happy. In the same way, when we fellowship with others is not necessarily sacrificial worship (something it's hard to do…
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"The Vision" was a book he wrote... "The Vision" was a book he wrote in the 70's about a literal vision of the future that God gave Mr. Wilkerson while he was praying. The book is controversial in that some of the prophecies he cited as coming "very soon" have not happened yet to date (August 200…
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Reformation's impact on ChristianitySome features of modern protestantism that differ from medieval Catholicism. people are encouraged to study the bible and learn about Christianity Jesus doesn't have a representative on Earth (Pope); protestants rarely have authoritarian leaders services are held …
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No. The most Popular Protestant Version is the King James Version and the most popular Catholic Version is the Douay-Rheims Version. There have been efforts recently to make translations acceptable to both Catholics and Protestants. Like the Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition, the New Jeru…
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Answer John Calvin preached the doctrine of Predestination, the destructive notion that you are already 'damned' or 'saved' but if you don't live a good Christian life (as Calvinists defines it), you are certain to be damned to everlasting Hell. **Just a little biased!! This is really what Calvi…
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Julia Ward Howe
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Answer Literally, one who protests. Protestantism is a movement originating in the "Protest" that Martin Luther, a Roman Catholic priest, made against the Roman Catholic church in the 16th century. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Luther His protest lead to a split in Christianity that e…
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Answer Yes. Answer Absoultely Positively Undeniably YES
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Answer God made us to have a wonderful life and to get married. It's one of the happiest things a person will do. Getting married is also to reproduce young and to repopulate the world. People normally get married so they can have someone to love and to spend their rest of their life with. Ans…
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I had a vision of my past life. I was a young blonde girl on a bridge on a rainy day in a brown van. My life was too short. People say i was dreaming, but theres something telling me i wasnt. It's to complex to figure out. You die, your a new person in a new body works like that. Family pet dies, Ne…
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Not only is Janet Paschal alive and well, she has also returned to touring this summer after a well-fought battle with breast cancer. Check out her website: www.janetpaschal.com
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Answer One may also be assigned a certain number of repitions of the Hail Mary to say after confession for penance. Answer Since the Hail Mary is a prayer, it can be recited in private at any time and is part of many devotions. Publicly, it is often reserved for before special events, du…
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The Code of Canon Law of the Catholic Church states that the penitential days and times (such as Lent) in the universal Church are every Friday of the whole year and the season of Lent (Code of Canon Law 1250). In Code of Canon Law 1251 states that, abstinence from meat, or from some other food as d…
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some few importance of computer technology in the church is to guid the the way money is been spent somtimes in the church e.g if a paticular project is suposed to be carie out and the is to rule to guid perhaps not tinkin whether it is in the church or not if not well planed ends up in another way.
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Opinion That is your choice as an individual. Many do choose to be Christians, either because of family tradition, peer pressure or because they really do see evidence of God in nature. In summary, you should be a Christian if you feel that this belief is right for you.  OpinionChristianity is…
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approx 2.1 billion this includes protestants, catholics ,pentecostal, eastern orthodox etc.
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There is reason to believe that he is a born again believer, though it is hard to say, as he is a politician. Bush isn't as bad as most of them, but I doubt that he will say that he is saved in some press conference or speech anytime soon.
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prison ministries are voluntary because of the constitutional issue of the separation of church and state.
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A preacher, who used a "method" to study the Bible. He took his sermons to the people, preaching on the streets and even in mines to bring the word of God to everyone. He founded the Methodist Church. Protestants do not consider great preachers to be prophets, even if they founded a denomination.
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No. The Scripture never told that Religion will give you salvation nor did it say it shall save you. However it is said in the Scripture in John 3:3 that no one will enter the kingdom of God unless he is Born Again. It should be understood that the term ´Born again´ there does not pertain to the r…
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In the early days of the Reformation Protestants frowned upon the Catholic Church; indeed, the word "Protestant" means "one who protests." In this case the founder of the Reformation, Martin Luther, protested the various "indulgences" that the Catholic Church would bestow, for the right price; most …
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Answer No! The ist English Mass & worship serices did not begin until 1554. Until then it was simply the Catholic Church (Western, i.e., Church of Rome). Thomas Cranmer (71st Archbishop of Canterbury) translated the Latin services into English...under direction from King Henry VIII. Note: Hen…
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God is the center of the universe. Love your fellow person as you would yourself. Learn and observe the Torah (Written and Oral)
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There are just over 2.1 billion that claim to be Christian around the world. 36.5 percent of the population are Christian.     Bunches and bunches, but understand the word Christian is a much mis-used and maligned word. In actuality, a Christian is Christ-like. Many people followed Chri…
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Answer God has His own way explaining things, and there are some things which human beings cannot understand or it is beyond human understanding. Answer It is a difficult thing for our finite minds to comprehend but comparing it to something we can relate to may help. In our families we have …
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Answer # 1 Both Protestants and Roman Catholics believe that Mary was the virgin mother of Jesus Christ the incarnate God. Protestants do believe in Mary as the woman chosen to bear the infant Jesus. However she is not venerated as in Catholicism. Protestants do not see her as a mediatrix between G…
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All At His Feet Website The All At His Feet website is run by the All At His Feet Ministry/Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. The ministry has been in existence for approximately 20 years and has outreaches in several other countries. One prominent leader of the church is Mike Peters. On their webs…
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The Lutheran church is probably the main one..
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Heresy has been around since the founding of the Church by Jesus Christ. In the Acts of the Apostles Simon Magus, often considered as the first of the Gnostics, is identified as being a reprobate of the Faith. St. Paul and other New Testament writers frequently warn against those twisting scriptures…
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Catholics recognize more miracles than do the Protestants.
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There is no such thing as an "English Evangelical Lutheran Church," per se. There is an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), which is composed largely of people of Scandinavian descent, and there are congregations within that synod with the word "English" in the parish name. This was usual…
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Many people associate Easter as to celebrating the resurrection of Christ. Actually men have taken the Biblical significance of the occasion and added symbols and customs that originate from ancient peoples who served false gods. For example, consider a well-known emblem of Easter (RESURRECTION of…
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Amish men and women can leave their community when the reach adulthood (usually 18) if they choose to do so. They will leave the community and most often not be allowed back, even to visit. however, more than 85% choose to stay Amish
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Dualistic: consisting of two. Theism:belief in the existence of a God or Gods. Dualistic Theism can therefore be taken to mean the belief in the existence of two Gods; religion of two parts.
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Before we can answer your question correctly, first we have to determine what your understanding of "Rich Nation."1. The Gross National Product? 2. The National Debt? 3. The ratio between Gross National Product against National Debt. 4. Average Annual Income of its citizen? 5. Average Income aga…
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I was raised up in a strict Catholic Family, schooled in Catholic Schools, but graduated High School in a Protestant school where we have Church services every wednesday. If we are praying to the same God, does it matter on whose doctrine we follow? Who is to judge which is false and true doctrine.…
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All situations are different. Sometimes, the bride and groom can pay for their own wedding themselves.
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it is very cool More information: The role of a modern theologian is the same as that of theologians throughout history: to seek out knowledge and understanding of the nature of divinity and religious truth, then to inform and guide the teaching and preaching of that truth to the best of human abili…
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Protestants are the branch of Christianity that broke away from Catholicism. Their name comes from the fact that they "protested" against the Catholic faith, first on the matter of divorce, but then on other matters as well. "Protestant" is thus a general term for any of a number of Christians who h…
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Answer: There is perhaps no more hotly debated issue in the church today than the issue of women serving as pastors/preachers. As a result, it is very important to not see this issue as men versus women. There are women who believe women should not serve as pastors and that the Bible places restrict…
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Protestants believe Jesus Christ is the Son of God, the Father. The second person of the Holy Trinity. God in the flesh.
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I will look around for you and let you know. I know of a couple of churches who are doing this/have done it in the past couple of years. I'm also looking for something. I'm looking copies of the practice trax cd's for each part. They are out of print from word music, so if you know of anyone with th…
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Approximately 2.2 billion. See Christianity link to left for some specifics.
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My research has shown that the saying "A whistling woman & a crowing hen are neither good for God nor men" is an old Irish proverb and is not from the Bible at all. Additional research confirms that none of the word combinations, "whistling woman," "cackling hen" or "no good end" are found in …
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Nathan Lewis Rice, clergyman, was born in Garrard county, Kentucky on the 29 December, 1807, and died in Chatham, Kentucky, 11 June, 1877.
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That's relative to what you're discussing. A pilgrim is someone who travels for a religious reason. If you mean the Pilgrims, or the people who landed at Plymouth Rock, then they were. Now if you meant simply a pilgrim, then a pilgrim could be any faith.
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Sola fide is a Latin exclamation that when translated to English means "by faith alone". If your question is with relation to a religious (Christian) remark that was supposed to be made by somebody centuries back, then it's not that entirely accurate. The remark was made when this ex-Catholic semina…
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The answer is..... Ramadan
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A Chapel is a place for worship which is smaller than the Church and is generally used when the attendance is small. __________________________________________ a chapel is a small church, which you might find in a small town, village, or hamlet (a hamlet is a gathering of houses with no services),…
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Classically a Protestant is a follower of Luther in his campaign against the Pope. Today most denominations seem to claim to be protestants. In England a Protestant was a chap who protested against the Pope's intervention in English politics in the 16th Century in his attempt to supplant Eliza! In …
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Andersonville is a great school with many current and past students working in the field. I would highly recommend them to anyone who is serious about a seminary education. Chaplain John
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Peter Minuit settled Delaware
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A public limited company, in the U.K, is a company whose shares are sold and traded publicly. Most PLC are formed by company formation agents.
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Presbyterianism is an "umbrella" denomination of a Refomed Protestant Christian body. Along with several other denominations, it has its roots from the teachings of John Calvin. The Presbyterian Church in America and Canada and f course Scotland has its roots from John Knox of Scotland as the founde…
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1. Reincarnation 2. Karma 3. Dharma
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A major difference between Methodists and Congregationalists is the fact that the Methodist church has bishops while the Congregationalists elect their deacons in the church. The Methodist church also has creeds and the lectionary that are similar to the Church of England.
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Mostly in India. 83% percent of Hindus live in India.
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One answer from our community: Demon possession is a very real thing: if a person doesn't believe in demons and therefore demon-possession in the first place then they are a prime candidate for it. You cannot be initially possessed if you don't allow it. You get possessed by inviting demons into y…
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It is sheer decoration. In Prodestantism, there is no special significance to the altar flowers. Many times, they are purchased in honor of a particular person, birth, death, ect. It is a custom, not an ordinance.
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Most African peoples didn't wear much of anything in the way of clothes, with the exception of beads and other decorations and perhaps loincloths.
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Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the "Mormon" church) consider Jesus Christ to be the founder of the Church. They believe that Jesus Christ restored true Christianity to the prophet Joseph Smith, Jr.You can learn more about Mormons and Joseph Smith at the "Related Links" b…
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Tomys Swartwout arrived in New Amsterdam in 1652. His descendants have spread throughout the US and have played important parts in American history.
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Protestants as a whole do not have a leader - apart from Christ. Individual denominations may have their own leaders - such as the Anglican Archbishop , while others are independently organized.
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The pertinent question is not what do Pentecostals believe about children born out of a sinful relationship between a man and a woman, but rather, what do Pentecostals believe about the two illegitimate parents that produced an innocent child by performing a sinful act of adultery? I think I just an…
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