The quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc.
Christainity - Religions and Ethic - Dispensationalism
Dispensationalism is a theological belief system devised by J. N. Darby...
Who killed Jesus?
No trial or execution in history has had such a momentous outcome as that of Jesus in Roman-occupied Jerusalem, 2000 years ago...
The Assumption of Mary
Mary, the mother of Christ, was taken body and soul (i.e. both physically and spiritually) into heaven to live with her son...
The Miracles of Jesus - The raising of the widow's son
Jesus went to a town called Nain, and his disciples and a large crowd went along with him...
Christianity - Religions and Ethic - Millennialism
Modern millennialists are not dedicated to a period of 1000 years - the important idea is that there will be a period during which God's will is actually carried out on earth...
Christianity - Religions and Ethic - Premillennialism
Premillennialism is a doctrine particularly popular among Evangelical Protestants in North America...
Christianity - The Immaculate Conception
The doctrine of the Immaculate Conception teaches that Mary, the mother of Christ, was conceived without sin and her conception was thus immaculate...
After Jesus crucifixion the disciples were left rudderless and disorientated but his appearance to them and the intensely motivating events of Pentecost rallied their spirits...
1779 Thanksgiving Proclamation
Whereas it becomes us humbly to approach the throne of Almighty God, with gratitude and praise for the wonders which his goodness...
1783 Thanksgiving Proclamation
Whereas it hath pleased the Supreme Ruler of all human events, to dispose the hearts of the late belligerent powers to put a period to the effusion of human blood...