Churches & Church Leadership
epub |eng | 2017-09-30 | Author:Scott Sauls [Sauls, Scott]

“A person who has toiled with wisdom and knowledge and skill must leave everything to be enjoyed by someone who did not toil for it. This also is vanity and ...
( Category: Pastoral Resources August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-30 | Author:George Barna

Chapter Eight Jesus the Revolutionary EARLIER WE NOTED that Webster defined a revolutionary as someone committed to the thorough replacement of an established system of government in the hope of ...
( Category: Church Growth August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-31 | Author:Dave Ferguson & Warren Bird

Hero Maker Discussion Questions OPEN • Who was a big spiritual influence in your life? • In what ways did this person’s influence involve ideas or practices of multiplication? • ...
( Category: Church Growth August 2,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-06-25 | Author:Peter Stanford

Celibacy The priesthood of the Catholic Church is reserved to celibate males. Catholicism is the only one of the Christian churches to insist upon this. Priests of the Orthodox tradition ...
( Category: Catholicism August 2,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 1981-02-28 | Author:Saint Benedict

Part Three APPENDIX Longer Expositions of Monastic Topics Appendix 1 Monastic Terminology: Monk, Cenobite, Nun Chapter 1 of RB on “The Kinds of Monks” contains a number of traditional monastic ...
( Category: Monasticism & Asceticism July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-16 | Author:Lynch, John & McNicol, Bruce & Thrall, Bill [Lynch, John]

I HAVE TO ADMIT SOMETHING HAPPENED. God's provision for my healing always begins with my recognition that someone has sinned against me. I may want to skip this step for ...
( Category: Spiritual Growth July 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-11 | Author:Wilkerson, Bryan [Wilkerson, Bryan]

Aching for True Satisfaction 1 John 2:17 says: “The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of God lives forever.” The problem with pleasure, possessions, and ...
( Category: Spiritual Growth July 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-18 | Author:Thomas Merton

Degrees of Prayer Summary 1) Preliminaries: In order to enter upon the life of prayer one must be detached from objects. Evagrius distinguishes detachment from objects and from the thoughts ...
( Category: Monasticism & Asceticism July 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:The New Knighthood

( Category: Church Institutions & Organizations June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-21 | Author:Augustine; Williams, Thomas;

1. See 1 Corinthians 7:7. By echoing the last words of the verse, Augustine is indicating that he means that some embraced continence and others, marriage. 2. “have cut themselves ...
( Category: Church Leadership June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 1992-09-02 | Author:Tracie Peterson [Peterson, Tracie]

18 The Fleshly Wrestling Association Picture, if you will, grown men cavorting in leotards and capes. Masks or elaborate makeup shield their identity. No, it’s not the ballet, it’s a ...
( Category: Pastoral Resources June 11,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2012-01-23 | Author:Winroth, Anders [Winroth, Anders]

Fig. 21 The former consul Gaius Silius Aulus Caecina Largus took up residence in Trier (today in western Germany) in 14 C.E. as military commander of the Roman province Germania ...
( Category: Church Growth June 6,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2013-10-19 | Author:Davis, Graeme [Davis, Graeme]

Muslim Sympathies Based on the spurious Baphomet–Mohammed link, the Templars’ known dealings with the Assassins, and other factors, it has been suggested that the Templars were secret Muslims, or Muslim ...
( Category: Church Institutions & Organizations June 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-27 | Author:Conedera, Sam Zeno; [Conedera, SJ, Sam Zeno]

Plate 1. The Iberian Reconquest, AD 722–1492 Courtesy of Nick Verelst Plate 2. The miraculous conversion of a Moorish woman and her son during a siege by Santiago and Calatrava. ...
( Category: Church Institutions & Organizations May 28,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-09-30 | Author:Martin, Sean [Martin, Sean]

4 The Inquisition While French troops reduced the Languedoc to the sort of barren wasteland we might more readily associate with Arthurian myth or the nightmares of Bosch and Bruegel, ...
( Category: Churches & Church Leadership May 27,2019 )