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The Bible is a book of Paul’s Epistles

This is part ten of sixteen in a series, “The Bible Is…“ A brief survey of the New Testament quickly reveals that, by title count, one man authored large chunk of it: 13 of 27 books – nearly half – … Continue reading

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Article 32: Married Clergy

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 32 states: XXXII. Of the Marriage of Priests Bishops, Priests, and Deacons, are not commanded by God’s Law, either to vow the estate of single life, … Continue reading

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Article 25: Sacraments

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 25 states: XXV. Of the Sacraments Sacraments ordained of Christ be not only badges or tokens of Christian men’s profession, but rather they be certain sure … Continue reading

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Love’s Limits

As Christians we talk about love quite a lot.  Love the Lord your God – that’s the first and great commandment.  Love your neighbor as yourself – that’s the second.  Love is the fulfillment of the Law.  Perfect love casts … Continue reading

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Divorce for the Glory of God

a sermon on Ezra 9 & 10 preached at Grace Anglican Church The neat thing about going through a book chapter by chapter and verse by verse is that we’re not allowed to skip over those strange and difficult stories … Continue reading

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The Crux of Marriage

I think it goes with saying, these days, that the definition, position, and purpose of marriage are matters of great controversy in our society, and indeed, among many Christians today as well.  Of course, there are a great many Christians … Continue reading

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The Twentieth Sunday after Trinity

(omitted in 2014, 18 Oct. 2015) The Collect: O ALMIGHTY and most merciful God, of your bountiful goodness keep us, we beseech you, from all things that may hurt us; that we, being ready both in body and soul, may … Continue reading

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