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    contain numerous attributes of Christian propaganda. Throughout the story of Beowulf, there are several circumstances and coincidences that distinctly relate to the Christian belief system. One can only imagine that these ideas of Christian propaganda; which include the use of Christian themes and beliefs in works of literary art, were strategically placed throughout the story of Beowulf to help the conversion from the old world pagan religious belief system to the Christian beliefs of the new world.

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    essay will compare different approaches in Christian theology to philosophy to see which study was more influential in our individual development. Christian theology is the study of Christian beliefs. There are four sources for this study including scripture, tradition, reasoning and experience. Scriptures are sacred writings that document historical events pertaining to Christianity. The Bible is the central location for the scriptures. Christians consider the Bible their source of truth and

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    order to live a Christian life and walk in the way that is pleasing to the Lord, we have to understand what the Bible is saying about fundamental Christian doctrines. There are plenty of denominations that take what the Lord is saying and interpret it in a way that fits their understanding. In this paper I will be talking about three controversial Christian doctrines which are baptizing babies, losing your salvation, and speaking in tongues in order to get to heaven. One Christian doctrine I do

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    Christian Dream Interpretation The spiritual interpretation of dreams is lost to many modern-day Christians. However, this forgotten language is available for those who seek God, especially in prayer. Those who seek will find and answers sought in prayer may be revealed through dreams where the quiet voice of God is able to reach one in a most intimate way. Dreams are one of the ways that Crist reveals himself to us and touches our hearts on a very personal level. Historically speaking, dreams

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    These sources consisted of, one, undergraduate Christian students from the introduction to psychology at major mid-atlantic universities. Two, a group of undergraduate Christian students who are enrolled in 5 general study classes at a, mid-Atlantic, creedal-based Christian college, and are required to attend chapel services once a week. Third and last group are from four Washington, D.C., churches (from both traditional and charismatic Christian faiths)(Fretz and Keating, 1990). All together the

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    what theologian Horbury surmised about early Christian persecutions, and I largely agree with this view. The Jews sometimes persecuted the early Christians because their beliefs clashed and this caused friction between the two religions. As well as this ‘incompatibility’ between the two faiths, Donatism also developed as a separate sect of Christianity within the orthodox church and a lot of persecution and hate was directed towards the early Christians. However, without this I do not believe that

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    Christian World View The thought of Christian world view probably never came across our minds prior to salvation. But it happens to be reflect everything we say or do whether we know it or not. Humanity beliefs about God history and ultimately helps shapes how we live. We all remember the moment when accepted Christ as our Savior, we are born again spiritually into God 's kingdom . But just as a newborn baby needs milk for growth and maturity, we as a baby Christian needs spiritual food for

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    Christian Identity

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    The recognition of the identity as a Christian took for a long time. The disciples, apostles, and other followers of Jesus gradually formed the Christian identity with the growth of faith and the changes in the social, religious environment. In Mark, the disciples and the followers of Jesus believed in Jesus, but their faith was too weak to become Christians. Jesus’s resurrection confirmed Jesus as the Son of Men to the unfaithful followers and strengthened their faith. In Acts, the apostles and

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    Autoethnography Recently Christians of all denominations are getting a reputation of being hateful and hypocritical. I identify with non-denominational Christianity, my beliefs fall most closely with Evangelical Christianity. I am part of Grace Covenant Church, which is part of an organization called, Every Nation. Every Nation has churches in Asia, Africa, Europe, Oceania, and America. Some folkways that I practice are going to church every Sunday and talking about the message with my family afterwards

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    Christian Apologists

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    the use of logical and rational arguments supported by only that historical and scientific information that applies to their needs. It is the Christian Apologists responsibility that they are capable to explain logically why they have their particular religious beliefs. There exist several scriptures in both the Old Testament and New Testament that Christian Apologists will use. Such as the few shown here such as Psalm 19:1, Isaiah 1:18, Romans 1:20 and 1st Peter 3:15. Notice that Psalm 19:1 is in

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