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CHRISTIANS AND CONSPIRACY THEORIES

patriarchs, prophets and kings suffered and provoked conspiracies ( 2 Kings 11:14 ; 12:20 ; 2 Samuel 15:20 ; Jeremiah 11:9 ; Ezekiel 22:25 ...). Jesus suffered the conspiracies of the [...] that help you know how to distinguish between true news and hoaxes, like the ones we presented at the end of the article "I'm sick of receiving false news" [11]. Reduce anxiety levels. Take an interest [...] that confirms our own beliefs. This bias works in our minds because we like to believe and share news that fits our ideas, even if they are not true. There is always a negative intention behind what

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“Tell ‘Em About the Dream”

50 Years after the March on Washington

listened, fascinated, as one of my religion teachers at Newbold College in England told of standing just 20 feet from King on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial that hot August day in 1963. White, Australian [...] Memoir of the Movement. (Mariner Books, 1999) 3 Clarence Jones, at http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2402161/Key-aide-reveals-Martin-Luther-King-said-I-dream-speech-changed-America.html#ixzz2d7gc0ROI

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SCRIPTURE AND VIOLENCE

engagement with religious texts looks like by exploring rabbinic approaches to two texts in the 6th century C.E. Babylonian Talmud - the basis of most contemporary Judaism. Jews believe the scriptures are the Word [...] verses’ which came out of a community needing to maintain justice by taking care of victims. Lev 24.19-20 calls for ‘an eye for eye and a tooth for tooth’. Deuteronomy 21:18-21 seems to advise the stoning

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HOW CAN WE PREPARE FOR A POTENTIAL INFECTION WITH COVID-19?

not having access to Vitamin C or Vitamin D is unlikely to make you especially at risk of being infected by COVID-19. Conversely, if you have access to and use Vitamin C, Vitamin D or any other remedy [...] [3]„S. P. Adhikari, S. Meng, Y.-J. Wu, et al., art. cit.” [4]„G. Kampf, art. cit.” [5]„Y.-C. Wu, C.-S. Chen, Y.-J. Chan, «The outbreak of COVID-19: An overview», in Journal of the Chinese Medical [...] immunosuppressed patients. The facts during the third epidemic», Liver Transplant, 20 mar. 2020, [11]„J. N. Mandl, C. Schneider, D. S. Schneider, M.L. Baker, «Going to Bat(s) for Studies of Disease

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ADVENTISTS AND MILITARY SERVICE

Church confronted with war at its founding During a meeting in Battle Creek/Michigan (USA), from 20 to 24 May 1863, the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists was founded as the highest church [...] first Conscription Act (Wehrpflichtgesetz) came into force on March 3, 1863, under which all men from 20 to 35 years of age, and unmarried men up to 45 years of age, were subject to military service. One [...] The applications were granted. As a result, the Union government in the U.S. capital―Washington, D.C.—also recognized the Adventists as non-combatants. As an alternative to military service, non-combatants

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THE 2016 INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS LIBERTY SUMMIT

Religious Liberty Summit, held May 24 at the Newseum’s Religious Freedom Center in downtown Washington, D.C., focused on what has become a key concern for religious freedom advocates—the relatively scarce media [...] said, “it's life or death." Other journalists speaking at the Summit were Lynn Sweet, Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief for the Chicago-Sun Times, Clarence Page, Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist [...] Tribune, Doyle McManus, syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Times, and David Cook, Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief for the Christian Science Monitor. In a wide-ranging panel discussion, they reflected

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Relating to Muslims Christ’s Way

This article tries to understand the foundational fabric of Islam and relate it to a Christian worldview and theology. It invites a Christlike way of relating to people of Islamic worldviews.

person should remain in the situation they were in when God called them” ( 1 Cor. 7:19 , 20 , NIV). Being therefore in the new covenant consists in being a new creature, having faith that [...] Christian faith. Such concept of human beings in filial relation to God is an integral part of the good news of the Christian faith. It is not emphasized in the Qur’an. Most likely this is because using such

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Hong Kong: umbrellas to defend "one country, two systems."

014/10/06/hong-kong-riprendono-attivita_42486880-bdbe-457f-ae9d-52b845c21b3c.html [2] http://www.straitstimes.com/news/asia/east-asia/story/7-things-you-should-know-about-hong-kongs-politi [...] "broad autonomy" does not mean "full autonomy"». Veiled threat? Not so much. The Chinese news agency Xinhua (Xinhua News Agency) said: « Beijing firmly opposes all illegal activities that could undermine rule [...] illegal methods." Let's take a step back. Occupy Central, led by Academician Benny Tai, between June 20 to 29 held a referendum (called "farce" by Beijing) in which he asked voters to choose between three

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Global decline in tithe revenue signals urgency to evangelize the affluent of the global community

ay30.usatoday.com/news/religion/2011-03-18-Adventists_17_ST_N.htm (accessed 01/19/2015). [iv] Mark A. Kellner, Adventist News Network; http://news.adventist.org/all-news/news/go/2013-12-19/adv [...] bookstores by request. [i] Ansel Oliver, Adventist News Network; posted January 2003; available at: http://news.adventist.org/all-news/news/go/2003-10-27/less-tithe-a-deeply-spiritual-problem-say [...] (accessed 01/19/2015). [v] Ansel Oliver, Adventist News Network; posted January 2003; available at: http://news.adventist.org/all-news/news/go/2003-10-27/less-tithe-a-deeply-spiritual-problem-say

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An Interview with European Bible Champion, Zdeněk Soviš

are amazing. 5. Your favourite Bible Verse? I have 2 favourite Bible verses: 2. Chronicles 20:20b and John 3:16. Thank you, dear brother Sovis. God bless you. The CD EUD Team [...] Adventist from the Czech Republic. All 3 teams in the finals were from the Czech Republic. In the evening news of the Czech television was a report from the Bible Championship. Many people from our country could

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