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Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 1
Chapter 1 1:1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother, 1:2 Unto the church of God which is at Corinth, to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all that in every place call...
New Testament >> I Corinthians
King James Bible: Philippians, Chapter 1
Chapter 1 1:1 Paul and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus which are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: 1:2 Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. 1:3 I thank my God...
New Testament >> Philippians
King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; 15:2 By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. 15:...
New Testament >> I Corinthians
King James Bible: Romans, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 15:2 Let every one of us please his neighbour for his good to edification. 15:3 For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The...
New Testament >> Epistle to the Romans
King James Bible: Galatians, Chapter 3
Chapter 3 3:1 O foolish Galatians, who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ hath been evidently set forth, crucified among you? 3:2 This only would I learn of you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law,...
New Testament >> Galatians
Derivation of "Jesus Christ" and "Jehovah"
<Xian poster> Jesus Christ, Jehovah, Yahweh, etc. anyway you say it, it means the same. <Raven’s response> Actually, no they don’t. "Jehovah" is using the German phonetics where J=Y ("jahwohl"="yavoll"), and...
Religions >> Christianity

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Visting Fellows and Associates, 2009/2010
Fedotov, Russian Religious. Mind 2 (Belmont, Mass; Nordland, 1975), 316-44 discusses foolishness in Christ as a "radical manifestation of Christian kenoticism .
In Search of Cinematic Holy Foolishness as a Form of Orthodox
THE WISDOM OF THE GOSPEL 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5 By Dr
foolishness. It is easy for those who have been believers for some time to forget how absurd the cross of Christ seems to the world.
Luther's Theology of the Cross
Aristotle without danger to his soul must first become thoroughly foolish in Christ" (LW 31:41).

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A Fool for Christ, A Heart that Watcheth
Yet it would truly be sad if we only saw this great miracle of grace, how our "foolishness" in Christ was a gradual resurrection in our everyday life as well, if we only saw it after we died.

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Foolishness for Christ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Foolishness for Christ refers to behavior such as giving up all one's worldly possessions upon joining a monastic order.
1 Corinthians 1:25 For the foolishness of God is wiser than man's
Lit., the foolish thing. More specific than the abstract μωρία foolishness (1 Corinthians 1:18, 1 Corinthians 1:21), and pointing to the fact of Christ crucified.
1 Corinthians 4:10 We are fools for Christ, but you are so wise in
Iurodstvo: Foolishness in Christ - Svitlana Kobets
IURODSTVO (or holy foolishness for Christ's sake) is a peculiar form of Eastern Orthodox asceticism.

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