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How the Ancient Christians of Rome Were Different from Their Pagan Neighbors

For the first seventy or so years of Christianity's existence, the Greco-Roman world paid it relatively little attention. There were persecutions here and there (like the one that claimed the lives of Peter and Paul). But, for the most part, it wasn’t until the second century that their pagan neighbors

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Our Churches Would Be Revolutionized If Christians Applied Jesus’ Communication Strategy

In the book of Revelation the risen, ascended Lord Jesus Christ appears to the Apostle John on the Isle of Patmos and, among other things, gives the Beloved Apostle a letter to each of seven churches in Asia Minor. These letters from the risen Lord Himself are found in the

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LISTEN: The Teachers of the Church: Tertullian of Carthage (Part 4) (The History of Christianity #52 with Daniel Whyte III)

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LISTEN: The Teachers of the Church: Tertullian of Carthage (Part 3) (The History of Christianity #51 with Daniel Whyte III)

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The Teachers of the Church: Tertullian of Carthage (Part 2) (The History of Christianity #50 with Daniel Whyte III)

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The Roots of Religious Freedom: The Idea Enshrined by America’s Founding Fathers Was First Proposed by Christianity’s Earliest Theologians

There are those of us who waited on pins and needles throughout the month of June for the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Burnwell v. Hobby Lobby, a decision that also included Conestoga Wood Products and Mardel. And the wait has been worth it. The Court announced a major victory for

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