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Many think Passover was renamed after a pagan goddess

Passover is next month (April 9th after sunset). And while most seem to consider that Passover is a Jewish holiday, the reality is that most who …

Why Does the New Testament Cite Extrabiblical Sources?

Sometimes biblical authors drew in material from outside the Bible in order to strengthen their points for their audience.Listen Now

How Jesus Called Out False Teachers and Deadly Doctrine

It’s a good time to be a false teacher and to espouse deadly doctrine. It seems that today’s most brazen heretic will be granted a hearing and, in …

Oldest alphabet identified as Hebrew

<b>SAN ANTONIO</b> — The world’s earliest alphabet, inscribed on stone slabs at several Egyptian sites, was an early form of Hebrew, a controversial new …

Rewriting the Biblical 'Curse' on Womankind

A change to a popular translation of the Bible could affect readers’ views on marriage and gender roles.<p>In the biblical book of Genesis, God expels the first two human beings from the Garden of Eden after Eve entices Adam to eat the forbidden fruit. God “curses” Eve for her misdeed, using ominous …

Allah or Jesus?

I’ve lived among Muslims for most of my life. More and more, they are inundated with anti-Christian apologetics that mislead and misinform them about …

Theology

Literal interpretation of Bible 'helps increase church attendance'

Churches that are theologically conservative with beliefs based on a literal interpretation of the Bible grow faster than those with a liberal orientation, according to a five-year academic study.<p>“If we are talking solely about what belief system is more likely to lead to numerical growth among …

Faith

Ancient 10 Commandments tablet sold for $850K - CNN Style

Written by Georgia McCafferty, CNN<p>The earliest known stone inscription of the Ten Commandments sold for $850,000 -- and a stipulation the owner must put the tablet on public display.<p>Described as a "national treasure" of Israel, the stone was first uncovered in 1913 during excavations for a railroad …

Archaeology

8 Ouija Board Stories That Will Make You Throw Yours in the Trash Immediately

This game isn't for the faint of heart.<p>Ouija boards have captivated people for decades because of the game's claims to be in cahoots with the beyond. Though plenty of people have witnessed nothing but their friends moving the planchette around themselves, others say playing with an Ouija board is …

Paranormal

Israel to search hundreds of caves to find the 'crown jewel of Israeli antiquities' — the missing Dead Sea Scrolls

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli antiquities official says Israel is embarking on a major expedition to find more Dead Sea Scrolls.<p>Amir Ganor of the Israel Antiquities Authority says a government research team will spend the next three years surveying hundreds of desert caves near the Dead Sea, where …

Lutherans and Catholics play down their 500-year-old differences

LUTHERANS and Catholics of any previous generation would have been utterly astonished by the emollient character of the commemorations of the …

Christianity

Why Martin Luther was an unsuspecting revolutionary

Martin Luther pinned his famous 95 theses to a Wittenberg church on October 31, 1517. In a world where people paid for forgiveness of sin, his ideas …

Religious people understand the world less, study suggests

Religious people are more likely to have a poorer understanding of the world and are more likely to believe objects like rocks and paper have human …

Hindu Engagement and Pre-Wedding Ceremonies, Explained

From food to entertainment, from clothing to flowers, there's much preparation and anticipation that revolves around a couple's wedding day. In Hindu culture, however, some couples put just as much effort into their engagement and pre-wedding ceremonies as they do for the wedding itself.<p>Note that …

1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed

For more than three hundred years during the Late Bronze Age, from about 1500 BC to 1200 BC, the Mediterranean region played host to a complex …

What's changed in the new Luther Bible and how the Scorpions contributed

A new edition of Martin Luther's seminal Bible has been released to mark 500 years of the Protestant Reformation. Theologian Christoph Rösel explains …

Theology

Halloween does not have Christian origins

Many will be observing “Halloween” in about two weeks. Many consider that it is a holiday appropriate for “Christians.”<p>One article at the mislabeled</i> …

Rolls "Cream de Parisienne" | Recipes, Beautiful, News

Ingredients:<br>For the dough:<br>— 375 g of flour (pre-sifted)<br>— 5 g of dry yeast (15 g or alive)<br>— 75 grams sugar<br>— 1/3 tsp.. salt<br>— 12 g of powdered milk (or …

Scientist’s have approved this Herb is more Powerful than any medicine against Cancer!

There is a new discovery in the world of natural medicine, which can be used in the treatment of various types of cancers.This herb is native to …

This Is the Healthiest, Easiest Ice Cream Recipe Ever

Despite all of the wonderful perks that summer has to offer (beach days and cute wedges, just to name a few), these sun-soaked months leave some of …

Ice Cream

The Food Lab: How to Make New York's Finest Sicilian Pizza at Home

You want to show your friends and family that you really love them (or, at the very least, are willing to buy their affection and admiration with pizza)? This is the recipe for you. It's easy, it's insanely delicious, and it feeds a crowd.<p>Take a look at where you're living, and think about what …

Italian Food

12 Easy Ideas For One-Pot Chicken Dinners

Winner, winner.