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How did Jesus revolutionize religion?

October 28th, 2014

 

Imagine the reaction if someone entered the U.S. halls of congress announcing that the Constitution was no longer valid.  To add fuel to the fire, imagine that they were encouraging others to believe the same way. 

 

In a democracy, this would be considered treasonous.  In a theocracy, it would be considered blasphemous as well. 

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When Jesus claimed to be God, why did people get so upset?

October 15th, 2014

 

Why were Jesus’ claims to deity so upsetting?  There are a number of reasons.  However, the apostle Paul’s experience several decades later exposes the root cause of his countrymen’s hostile reaction to Jesus.

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Why does God provoke us?

October 9th, 2014

 

The truth is that while God’s purposes are always loving, His ways are not always “nice.”

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