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In the New Testament , the term ἐκκλησία is used for local communities as well as in a universal sense to mean all believers. [4] Traditionally, only orthodox believers are considered part of the true church, but convictions of what is orthodox have long varied, as many churches (not only the ones officially using the term "Orthodox" in their names) consider themselves to be orthodox and other Christians to be heterodox.

The word is one of many direct Greek-to-Germanic loans of Christian terminology, via the Goths. The Slavic terms for "church" ( Old Church Slavonic црькꙑ [ crĭky ], Russian церковь [ cerkov’ ], Slovenian cerkev) are via the Old High German cognate chirihha . [ citation needed ]

Springing out of Second Temple Judaism , from Christianity's earliest days, Christians accepted non- Jews ( Gentiles ) without requiring them to fully adopt Jewish customs (such as circumcision ). [Acts 10-15] [11] The parallels in the Jewish faith are the Proselytes , Godfearers , and Noahide Law , see also Biblical law in Christianity. Some think that conflict with Jewish religious authorities quickly led to the expulsion of the Christians from the synagogues in Jerusalem [12] (see also Council of Jamnia and List of events in early Christianity ).

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Brothers, as an example of patience in the face of suffering, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord. - James 5:10

If we were, then why is there freedom of religion? The founding fathers were Free Masons and the constitution was built on Masonic principles, not Christian.

I dont belive this is paid or bhakti. How a Hindu become Christian on the occasion of 6 Dec?? ?? will India to continue as blind

Death is an uncrossable gulf is a default state of existence. That"s not specifically a Christian belief, it"s kind of apparent? It matters, it"s significant, if we find or posit an exception to that.

Guns? Cowboy hats? Your white underwear? Your habit of visiting high schools? You your wife cheated on her ex-husband? All good Alabama Christian values.

A fear of religion is Theophobia not racism being Christian isn"t a race!! Is JRM a Catholic?! He doesn"t act like a practicing one.

I"m sorry Sweetness but the BS is a psy op. It does not matter how many things a source gets right if they come out of the box w/ 3 or 4 obvious lies. There is no Magic Christian who is going to save us; we have to save ourselves.

Trump you are under the illusion of the Zionist Muslim and Arab "appointed" so called leaders. Stay away from AL-QUDUS and DON"T OFFEND 1.8 BILLION MUSLIM AND 2.2 BILLION CHRISTIAN FUCK ZIONISM THAT PAYS YOUR DEBTS.

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In the New Testament , the term ἐκκλησία is used for local communities as well as in a universal sense to mean all believers. [4] Traditionally, only orthodox believers are considered part of the true church, but convictions of what is orthodox have long varied, as many churches (not only the ones officially using the term "Orthodox" in their names) consider themselves to be orthodox and other Christians to be heterodox.

The word is one of many direct Greek-to-Germanic loans of Christian terminology, via the Goths. The Slavic terms for "church" ( Old Church Slavonic црькꙑ [ crĭky ], Russian церковь [ cerkov’ ], Slovenian cerkev) are via the Old High German cognate chirihha . [ citation needed ]

Springing out of Second Temple Judaism , from Christianity''s earliest days, Christians accepted non- Jews ( Gentiles ) without requiring them to fully adopt Jewish customs (such as circumcision ). [Acts 10-15] [11] The parallels in the Jewish faith are the Proselytes , Godfearers , and Noahide Law , see also Biblical law in Christianity. Some think that conflict with Jewish religious authorities quickly led to the expulsion of the Christians from the synagogues in Jerusalem [12] (see also Council of Jamnia and List of events in early Christianity ).

A woman and four men were wounded in shootings across the city on Tuesday. The latest attack happened around 7:35 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Hudson Avenue, in the city’s Old Town neighborhood near a Mariano’s grocery. There, a 25-year-old man was shot in the left arm. He was taken in good.

So you just want sexual indoctrination of 12 year olds as the ACT local government is doing through the "Safe Schools" program. Some parents don"t want this and send their children to Christian Schools and expect Christian teachers. Government funding should include all students.