Tag: Jesus

Scientist say document on Jesus’ wife likely ancient

Scientist say document on Jesus’ wife likely ancient

| April 11, 2014

The story isn’t new. Still, some people react with outrage that something of such is even suggested. But, the question is, if it were true, would it or should it diminish your faith? It seems that too much time is spent debating the particulars of Jesus’ life and not enough living the message. We find […]

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Mormon prophet: Be like Christ, love others

| April 6, 2014

One would think this would be an obvious message in a so-called “Christian” nation—to be Christ-like. Unfortunately, hypocrisy reigns supreme and we too often are too often a people who talks of love and compassion but are all to reluctant to help the poor, the sick or otherwise disadvantaged folk—as Jesus did in his earthly […]

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Spiritually Speaking: Pick your friends wisely

Spiritually Speaking: Pick your friends wisely

| March 27, 2014

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from the Dallas Weekly This past weekend, I was supported by friends as I humbly spoke to the male members of a local church at a prayer breakfast and was reminded of how much I was impacted by Mark 2:5. The parable of the paralytic struck me in […]

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What do you do with your guility conscience?

| November 20, 2013

Special to the NNPA from The Chicago Defender Do you ever feel haunted by a past failure or a guilty conscience? King Herod, the most powerful and wealthy man in Judea, had everything he wanted, except a clear conscience and peace with God. Herod the tetrarch heard of the reputation of Jesus and said to […]

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