the way of the christian
news, history and commentary for the Judeo-Christian community, examining the world that was, the world that is, and witness to the unraveling of the world order as we know it.
studies and commentaries
Jewish and Christian leaders are co-conspirators
a publication of
the ecumenical examiner
helping to define the Christian life apart from the institutional Christian religions
statements of essential articles of faith
profiling the contentious issues of the faith
the mutual excommunications of east and west
There have been 150 significant earthquakes, world-wide, over the past seven-day period. Up from 98 the previous week. Significant defined as mag 4.5 or greater.
this website's aggregated newsfeed deliberately steers clear of politics - you're welcome
a profane vanity borne of instructional error
But another mysterious little piece of the great mosaic that is God's plan.
If only we had eyes to see.
releases King John from oath to obey the charter
tribute to the man behind the Arian Controversy
and drives an exodus of Puritans across the sea
vs. John Calvin and the trinitarian doctrine
and the devil's clever, inspired, phony facsimile
a few random, unrelated words of prophecy to ripple through the old reflection pool
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Christianity was never meant to be an institutionalized religion - rather a relationship with God, a branch of Judaism, and a way of life
confusion introduced through Christian Scriptures
. . . food for thought. . .
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Entitled the ‘guardian for international peace and security', the statue above looks more like the thing of nightmares as it greets people to the visitor’s plaza outside the UN Headquarters in New York. It was donated by the government of Oaxaca, Mexico. It bears some resemblance to a creature in the vision of Daniel which represented Biblical Persia.
was early church misled by demonic inspiration
The who, what, where and why of this word
a close look at the mystery woman of Revelation
"Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one! You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. "And these words which I command you today shall be in your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up. You shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes. You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates. Deuteronomy 6:4-9 (opening segment of the Shema Prayer)
with fiendish curtailment for over a thousand years
and how it relates to prophecy in Revelation 13
set your face against Gog, of the land of Magog
Jewish End of Days is foundational to Christian
Church or Ecclesia? what's the difference?
the so-called status quo has got to go
"And four great beasts came up from the sea, each different from the other. The first was like a lion, and had eagle's wings. I watched till its wings were plucked off; and it was lifted up from the earth and made to stand on two feet like a man, and a man's heart was given to it." - Daniel 7:3,4
Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, And prudent in their own sight! - Isaiah 5:20,21
"Look to Me, and be saved, All you ends of the earth! For I am God, and there is no other." - Isaiah 45:22
But there were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the sovereign Lord who bought them—bringing swift destruction on themselves. Many will follow their depraved conduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute. - 2 Peter 2:1,2
a few considerations when asking God for mercy
Karaite Jews keep an ancient movement alive
when Messiah returns the trumpets will sound
I will be found by you, says the Lord, and I will bring you back from your captivity; I will gather you from all the nations and from all the places where I have driven you, says the Lord, and I will bring you to the place from which I cause you to be carried away captive. - Jeremiah 29:14
"Just look at us. Everything is backwards. Everything is upside down. Doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the major media destroy information, and religion destroys spirituality." - an insightful quote from the late Michael Ellner
someone had to count them all - scientists estimate 20 quadrillion ants on earth
He stretches out the north over empty space; He hangs the earth on nothing. He binds up the water in His thick clouds, Yet the clouds are not broken under it. He covers the face of His throne, And spreads His cloud over it. He drew a circular horizon on the face of the waters, At the boundary of light and darkness. - Job 26:7-10
chosen by God, he speaks to the modern world
The LGBTQ+ phenomenon of recent decades is sweeping the world. This, among other things, portends something ominous in these apocalyptic times in which we live. Ready your faith.
Heads up! We are on the threshold of the worst geopolitical and financial crisis in human history. Ready your faith. Ready yourselves physically and spiritually for the difficult times ahead. Be preppers.
'By the Rivers of Babylon' is a beautiful song based on Psalm 137 / Psalm 19:14 there are numerous versions of it. Check it out and give it a listen.
“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it. - Matthew 7:13,14
CONGRATULATIONS TO ISRAEL ON 75TH ANNIVERSARY. MAZEL TOV, Y'ALL
“In those days and at that time, when I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem, I will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will put them on trial for what they did to my inheritance, my people Israel, because they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land. - Joel 3:1,2
due to cultural corrosion & lack of Biblical literacy
And one will say to him, 'What are these wounds between your arms?' Then he will answer, 'Those with which I was wounded in the house of my friends.' - Zechariah 13:6
Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the LORD’s hand double for all her sins. A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. - Isaiah 40:1-3
does this custom come from the Torah?
our focus instead is on matters of faith and spirituality
Senseless people do not know, fools do not understand, that though the wicked spring up like grass and all evildoers flourish, they will be destroyed forever. But you, LORD, are forever exalted. - Psalm 92:6-8
"What profit is the image, that its maker should carve it, The molded image, a teacher of lies, That the maker of its mold should trust in it, To make mute idols? Woe to him who says to wood, 'Awake!' To silent stone, 'Arise! It shall teach!' Behold, it is overlaid with gold and silver, Yet in it there is no breath at all. But the Lord is in His holy temple. Let all the earth keep silence before Him." - Habakkuk 2:18-20