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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: Romans, Chapter 16
Chapter 16 16:1 I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea: 16:2 That ye receive her in the Lord, as becometh saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever business she hath need of you: for she hath been a...
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

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Lice in the Iron Cap: Holy Foolishness in Perspective - Svitlana Kobets
Iurodstvo (iurodstvo Khrista radi), or holy foolishness for Christ's sake, is a peculiar ... fools in Christ),1 feign madness in order to provide the public with spiritual.
The Foolishness of the Cross -
dom; but we preach Christ crucified, to. Jews a stumbling block and to Gentiles foolishness” (NASB). Christians proclaimed that the world would only be ...
Congratulations ... You're a Fool
To most people in the world, those who believe in Christ's resurrection ... degraded by those who hate the Gospel of Christ, think it is foolishness, and think you ...
renowned female fools in Christ who lived in the. 18th century, has been canonised as well as a whole host of fools from the Soviet era. Holy foolishness has ...
Holy Foolishness as a Key to Russian Culture - Slavica Publishers
to Christ by confronting them with a shocking holy foolish instantiation of the. Cross. ...

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Why Natural Man Thinks Spiritual Truth Is Foolishness
This is why the apostle Paul wrote to believers, "You have been seated with Christ in the heavenly realms." (Eph. 2:6) In other words, your soul has risen to a higher realm by virtue of your spiritual birth.
Double for Trouble, By Femi Aribisala
Thereby, she received wages for taking care of her own son; turning Pharaoh into a big laughing stock: “Now thanks be to God who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and through us diffuses the fragrance of his knowledge in every place.
Faith and Values: You are not the sum total of your mistakes
I contemplate the line of thought of Bolz-Weber: how might the early Christian community have been different if Judas had received forgiveness, from himself and from his community?
How frames can define our perception of art
It follows, therefore, that as man falls further and further from unity with the divine — from creation to fall, fall to flood, perfection to drunken foolishness — so, too, is his descent from perfection mirrored in Michelangelo's art. ...
Self-Identification Gone Wild: Christian Church With an Atheist Pastor
A progressive Christian denomination that began ordaining women in Canada 80 years ago and for decades has allowed openly gay men and women to lead ministries, the church has been left questioning its boundaries.

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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, or to deliberate flouting of society's ...
1 Corinthians 4:10 We are fools for Christ, but you are so wise in
We, for Christ's sake, are labeled as "foolish"; you, as Christians, are men of shrewd intelligence. We are mere weaklings: you are strong. You are in high repute: ...
Fool-for-Christ - OrthodoxWiki
One form of the ascetic Christian life is called foolishness for the sake of Christ. The fool-for-Christ set for himself the task of battling within himself the root of all ...
Iurodstvo: Foolishness in Christ - Svitlana Kobets
IURODSTVO (or holy foolishness for Christ's sake) is a peculiar form of Eastern Orthodox asceticism. This ascetic exploit is marked by the subversive behavior of  ...
Holy Fools in Russian Literature | Incommunion
Feb 2, 2007 Throughout the history of Russian literature, holy foolishness ... the Bible all the way through and has “even got to Christ,” can no longer be held ...

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