The Gospel according to Luke (Greek: Εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Λουκᾶν, romanized: Euangélion katà Loukân), also called the Gospel of Luke, or simply Luke, tells of the origins, birth, ministry,…

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The Old Testament is the original Hebrew Bible, the sacred scriptures of the Jewish faith, written at different times between about 1200 and 165 BC. The New Testament…

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Today, tithes are normally voluntary and paid in cash or cheques, whereas historically tithes were required and paid in kind, such as agricultural produce. … Many Christian denominations…

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Christmas is celebrated by Catholics and most protestants. Catholics go to Mass on Christmas morning and at midnight. Catholics decorate with trees, lights, wreaths the Nativity, and other…

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“What is the significance of Jesus being a carpenter?” It means that, as a journeyman at the end of his basic apprenticeship he was in the ideal position…

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However, it is typical to “honor” the minister’s time, effort, and special care regarding the funeral by giving them an honorarium. A customary amount is in the range…

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What does the Bible say about obeying the government? The Bible speaks decisively to this issue. Romans 13:1-2 says: “Obey the government, for God is the One who…

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Jewish titles Preceded by Simon I High Priest of Israel Mid 3rd century BC Succeeded by Manasseh Why did Eleazar become high priest? After the death of his…

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When something is consecrated it is declared to be sacred or holy. Many Catholics, for example, believe that bread and wine are consecrated, or made sacred during Holy…

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1 : one that saves from danger or destruction. 2 : one who brings salvation specifically, capitalized : jesus sense 1. Why is Jesus called a Saviour? Jesus’…

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