Tagged: Christianity

Here are 8 Christian Terrorist Organizations That Equal ISIS

Here are 8 Christian Terrorist Organizations That Equal ISIS

The right-wing is quick to condemn all of Islam like it’s a singular entity, and hold every Muslim accountable for the actions of a handful bad apples. As I’ve often said, no one religion...

A COMPARISON BETWEEN ISLAM, CHRISTIANITY AND JUDAISM  AND THE CHOICE BETWEEN THEM

A COMPARISON BETWEEN ISLAM, CHRISTIANITY AND JUDAISM AND THE CHOICE BETWEEN THEM

  A COMPARISON BETWEEN ISLAM, CHRISTIANITY AND JUDAISM  AND THE CHOICE BETWEEN THEM. BY: MUHAMMED AL-SAYED MUHAMMED. Say “O people of the Scripture (Jews and Christians): Come to a word that is just between...

Do We Have the Original Old Testament?

Do We Have the Original Old Testament?

Encyclopedia Britannica says, “The Old Testament was written in different eras (times), and by the hands of different authors from different cultures”. In his book, “The Story of Civilization”, Will Durant said that these...

The Dead Sea Scrolls, in Ten Easy Steps

The Dead Sea Scrolls, in Ten Easy Steps

  1)     Khirbet Qumran, meaning ‘ruin of’ Qumran, sits on a plateau at the top of an irregular border of limestone cliffs beside the Dead Sea. Many of these cliffs contain caves which, given...

Fun Facts about the Dead Sea and the Dead Sea Scrolls

Fun Facts about the Dead Sea and the Dead Sea Scrolls

  Not all history is as dry as desert dust. Some is sprinkled with murder, mystery and intrigue. Now, I’m not saying the story of the Dead Sea Scrolls reads like a James Bond...

Five Reasons to Get Excited about the Dead Sea Scrolls

Five Reasons to Get Excited about the Dead Sea Scrolls

by : Laurence B. Brown 1)    They’re old. So what? Yeah, well, I understand. Grandpa’s old, but the only one who’s excited about him is grandma, and even there, the magic wore off twenty...

Where is the “Christ” in “Christianity?”

Where is the “Christ” in “Christianity?”

  Religious scholars have long attributed the tenets of Christian faith more to Paul’s teachings than to those of Jesus. But as much as I would like to jump into that subject, I think...

The New Testament

The New Testament

Both read the Bible day and night, But thou read’st black where I read white.                               —William Blake, The Everlasting Gospel   Of course, Blake’s sentiment in the quote above is nothing new.  The...

The Old Testament

The Old Testament

 “[The Bible] has noble poetry in it; and some clever fables; and some blood-drenched history; and a wealth of obscenity; and upwards of a thousand lies.”                               —Mark Twain, Letters from the Earth, Vol....

Religious Mysteries 101 – The Crucifixion, Part 2

Religious Mysteries 101 – The Crucifixion, Part 2

  But, hey, Christians tell us Jesus had to die for our sins. A typical conversation might go something like this:    Monotheist: Oh. So you believe God died? Trinitarian: No, no, perish the...