• Church History
    C h u r c h H i s t o r y I By Mr. Kennedy K. Kirui I. Benefits to be gained from the study of Church History A. A perspective informed by a sense of continuity 1. The whole family in heaven and earth (Eph.3:14) 2. Connecting the canonical history with our own time (Acts 28ff) 3...
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  • Defining Words Project
    not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth” This assignment is based on six words that I have researched and defined according to their Biblical use in both the Old Testament and New Testament. The words I have selected include the following: I chose three from the Old Testament...
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  • Reverend
    of music at one of the universities in Israel what was more important to the ancient Jew, the music or the lyrics. He promptly replied that the words were always more important than the music, because the Jewish nation sang God’s word. The music was simply the vehicle by which they could express their...
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  • History
    history, beginning in 1517, which broke up the institutional unity of the church in Western Europe and established the third great branch of Christianity, called Protestantism. By the time of the Reformation, a Catholic church that believes that everyday devotion and Bible reading are for monks. It also...
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  • Divine Office
    pure heart create for me, O God, put a steadfast spirit within me. Do not cast me away from your presence, nor deprive me of your holy spirit. (Psalm 51:1-2, 6, 10-11) My quoting biblical texts in this way might irritate some people. Scholars might complain that I have snatched verses out of historical...
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  • The Story of Worship
    ) NEW TESTAMENT PRINCIPLES FOR WORSHIP Christ’s example……………………………………12 The Early Church…………………………………...14 Revelation…………………………………………...15 III.) PRINCIPLES LEARNED ABOUT WORSHIP FROM THE PSALMS………………………………………………….16 APPENDIX (Words for Study)…………………………...20 BIBLIOGRAPHY……………………...
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  • Saint Thomas Aquinas
    (c. 1225 – 7 March 1274) was an Italian Catholic philosopher and theologian in the scholastic tradition, known as Doctor Angelicus, Doctor Universalis. He is the most famous classical proponent of natural theology. He gave birth to the Thomistic school of philosophy, which was long the primary philosophical...
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  • Study of Colossians 3
    another. We should know that long before baptism. Okay, I begin today in verse 10 and 11. 10 and have put on the new man who is renewed in knowledge according to the image of Him who created him, 11 where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcised nor uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave nor free,...
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  • dfggb
    account of the institution of the Eucharist is contained in Paul’s letter to the Corinthians, written in the spring of the year 55 AD. The Didache, a church document from the end of the first century refers to the Eucharist by name, gives explicit instructions for the form of the prayers, and cautions,...
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  • The Psalmist
    the psalms in various categories highlighting the purpose that inspired their writing (i.e. see introductions to the books of Psalms in different versions of the Bible). The motivations vary, and the writers (poets and composers) are many. Biblical psalmody goes beyond the 5 Books of the Psalms. Most...
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  • Calvinism
    father died, Calvin went to the College de France in Paris to study Greek. This college was noted for its Humanistic approach to learning. In fact, all the colleges that Calvin attended had Humanistic leanings and it was only natural that this influenced Calvin. He became an admirer of Erasmus.  At some...
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  • Blah
    Journal 6   “By a tradition handed down from the apostles which took its origin from the very day of Christ’s Resurrection, the Church celebrates the Paschal mystery every seventh day, which day is appropriately called the Lord’s Day or Sunday.” The day of Christ’s Resurrection is both the first day...
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  • music history 1 review
    illustrated in they myth of Orpheus 2. Nicomachus: Pythagoras and the Numerical Properties of Music a. Pythagoras (Pytacora in images) (sixth century B.C.) was credited with the discovery of the numerical relationships governing the basic intervals of music-the octave, the fifth, the fourth, and the second....
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  • Ughukzgkjh
    us keep it to our own selves, lest Bacchus overhear and long for the embraces of this Ariadne too.[3] We do not know what kind of music, exactly, was performed during the ancient Greek ceremonies in honor of Bacchus, as mentioned above, but in a stage note found in a play by the same name, Bacchae...
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  • Catholic Church
    essay I will discuss the history of the Roman Catholic Church and its influence on Western Civilization. I will bring an understanding to the beginnings of the Church and bring us to modern day ideals. Along with the history of the Catholic Church, I will cover some significant events during the middle...
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  • The Magisterial Reformers
    outlook of the world forever. We will look into his contribution to what became the greatest religious movement after the establishment of the Catholic Church. 2. The Magisterial Reformation 2.1 Historic Context The 14th century Europe had experienced the devastating effects of the Black Death...
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  • The Mass
    Peace, a sign they are one with each other and that the Holy Spirit unites them. The Kiss of Peace descended from the apostles, but at one time it was dropped from the liturgy. Vatican II reinstated it in the 1960s. Now called the Rite or even the Sign of Peace, it is not literally a kiss anymore. Parishioners...
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  • Classics of Personal Devotions
    you know that you love God? What motivates you? Dr. Jack Miller - When is the last time you did something purely out of Love for God? 48% of Church adults have not sensed or felt God’s presence in the past year. 36% of Evangelical Christians say they are still searching for meaning in life. Only...
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  • Mercy Me
    contribute in church orchestras, and learned hymns. Religious music became a regular performance by Indian students. Protestants also began to adhere to the religious faith by singing hymns in their language. The Protestants, including Pilgrims and Puritans, also sang psalms. The psalms did not rhyme...
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  • Psalm 63
    Psalm 63: Thirsting For God in the Spiritual Wasteland A Psalm of David. When he was in the Desert of Judah. 1 O God, you are my God, earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you, my body longs for you, in a dry and weary land where there is no water. 2 I have seen you in the sanctuary and...
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