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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Pilate asked the crowd whether they wanted Barabbas or Jesus set free. The chief priest persuaded the crowd to ask Pilate to set Barabbas free and have Jesus…

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Ebenezer Baptist Church – Martin Luther King, Jr. Why are so many Baptist churches named Ebenezer? Little is known about Parker and Ebenezer’s early years. But according to…

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Rank Countries With The Largest Orthodox Christian Populations Orthodox Christians 1 Russia 101 million 2 Ethiopia 36 million 3 Ukraine 35 million 4 Romania 19 million What countries…

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Belief in the Prophets or Messengers of God: Muslims believe that God’s guidance has been revealed to humankind through specially appointed messengers, or prophets, throughout history, beginning with…

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There is no harm in reading from a copy of the Quran during the late-night [tahajjud] prayer. Answering your question, the late Saudi scholar, Sheikh Ibn Baz (may…

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