Religion

Jesus Preaching the Sermon on the Mount (Image by Gustave Dore).

The Eight Beatitudes of Jesus

by Jesus Christ Savior Jesus Christ gave us the Eight Beatitudes in the Sermon on the Mount, recorded for all posterity in the Gospel of Matthew, the first Book of the New Testament of the Bible. Matthew’s Gospel was directed to an audience steeped in Hebrew tradition. The Gospel of […]

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Overview of Bible Translations.

Overview of Bible Translations

by Sam O’Neal Let me say this right off the bat: there is a lot I could write on the subject of Bible translations. I’m serious — you would be surprised at the huge volume of information that’s available regarding the theories of translation, the history of different Bible versions, […]

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The Gospel of St. John.

The Gospel of St. John

by eCommunicator A Biblical History The Gospel according to John (Greek: Εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Ἰωάννην) is quite different in character from the three synoptic gospels. It is highly literary and symbolic. It does not follow the same order or reproduce the same stories as the synoptic gospels. To a much greater […]

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The Ten Commandments of God.

The Ten Commandments of God

God gave Moses the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai to serve as principles of moral behavior for the human race. The Ten Commandments of God are the foundation of the moral code and legal system of justice for Western Christian civilization. The architecture of the U. S. Supreme Court building […]

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The Gospel of St. Luke.

The Gospel of St. Luke

by Jesus Christ Savior “Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?” Luke 2:49 The Purpose of God “I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns as well; for I was sent for this purpose.” Luke 4:43 The Greatest Commandment And […]

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The Book of the Prophet Isaiah.

The Book of the Isaiah

by eCommunicator The prophet Isaiah is the first of four Major Prophets along with Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel in Hebrew Scripture, our Old Testament of the Bible. Isaiah is the first of the 16 Latter Prophets, comprising the four Major Prophets, and the twelve Prophets in the Book of the […]

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The Gospel of St. Mark.

The Gospel of St. Mark

by Jesus Christ Savior The Kingdom of God The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the Gospel. Mark 1:15 The Twelve Apostles He appointed the Twelve: To Simon, He gave the name Peter; and to James the son of Zebedee and […]

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Jesus of Nazareth (Image by Thomas B).

Jesus of Nazareth

by Jesus Christ Savior The point of origin and central figure of the Christian faith is our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Son of God. Jesus of Nazareth is the Messiah prophesied in Hebrew Scripture, our Old Testament of the Bible. Jesus was born of the Virgin Mary in Bethlehem […]

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Falling Angels Are The gods of This World.

Falling Angels Are The gods of This World

by Beth Eckert From the time of Adam and Eve fallen angels have been given ruling dominion over the earth. When Adam and Eve ate of the fruit they broke their covenant with God and made a new covenant with death. This covenant allowed the fallen angels dominion over all the […]

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