Between the First and Second Comings

Between the First and Second Comings

In the early Church, when Christian believers gathered or parted, when they first saw each other or were separating, they didn’t say the equivalent of our “hello” or “goodbye.” They said “Maran-atha!”—an Aramaic expression that means “Come, Lord Jesus.” (Revelations 22:20) The Church Father, St. Hippolytus of Rome, in 204...

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‘Every act of violence, religious intolerance or injustice is not merely an insult to humanity, but a sin against our Creator’

‘Every act of violence, religious intolerance or injustice is not merely an insult to humanity, but a sin against our Creator’

Address at the start of proceedings at the 10th Dialogue, organized jointly in Jerusalem by the Ecumenical Patriarchate and the International Jewish Committee on Interreligious Consultations, on the occasion of the 40 years of dialogue between Orthodoxy and Judaism. Tuesday 5 December 2017 Today, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew opened the proceedings...

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Soldiers Wear Armor to Fight

Soldiers Wear Armor to Fight

Listen Now.  We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the...

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