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Psalm 2: A Prophecy of the Messiah

The second psalm is a warning to unbelievers of the coming kingdom of heaven on earth, to be ruled over by Yahweh’s chosen king, who he has exalted as his own son. Christians (notably Luke in the book of Acts) … Continue reading

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The Son of Man: Origin

Chapter 7 of the book of Daniel, one of the prophetic books of the Jewish “Old Testament”, is an apocalyptic vision taken by Christians as a prophecy of the coming savior, the Christ. In the Christian “New Testament”, Jesus often … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Thomas: Salvation Through Gnosis

The Gospel of Thomas is an apocryphal (non canonical) gospel containing sayings of Jesus. Being a sayings gospel, like the theoretical gospel of Q, the source of the sayings in the gospels of Matthew and Luke, the gospel of Thomas … Continue reading

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Dissecting 12 Arguments Against Christianity

I keep running into atheist arguments, many of which are arguments I’ve made in the past, that somehow no longer seem to shake my belief that there is a higher power in the universe and my recent conversion to the … Continue reading

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Tales of the Kingdom: The Prince’s Wedding

a king arranged a marriage for his son. He sent forth his servants to invite those that were chosen to the wedding. But the guests would not come. He sent forth more servants, saying: “Tell those who are bidden that … Continue reading

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Parables of the Kingdom of Heaven

“The only strategy to protect and preserve a nation is to establish the golden rule and the principles of the Kingdom of Heaven in the society” ― Sunday Adelaja Jesus gave many parables about the kingdom of heaven on earth. … Continue reading

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When Will the Kingdom Come?

“If we only had eyes to see and ears to hear and wits to understand, we would know that the Kingdom of God … is crying out to born both within ourselves and within the world” ― Frederick Buechner Jesus … Continue reading

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