Marie Laveau
Marie Catherine Laveau (September 10, 1801 – June 15, 1881) was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. (As for the date of her birth, while popular sources often say...
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Marilyn Hickey
Marilyn Hickey (born July 1, 1931) is an American Christian minister and televangelist who teaches Bible studies both nationally and internationally.
Hickey was born in Overland Park, Kansas, on J...
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Blue laws in the United States
Blue laws in the United States vary by state. Blue laws are laws designed to enforce religious standards.Many states prohibit selling alcohol for on- and off-premises sales in one form or another on S...
Open Episcopal Church
The Open Episcopal Church (OEC) is a growing liberal Catholic denomination that calls itself "the small church with a big heart". It has bishops in England and Wales and clergy throughout the United K...
Peter the Venerable
Peter the Venerable (c. 1092 – 25 December 1156), also known as Peter of Montboissier, abbot of the Benedictine abbey of Cluny, was born to Blessed Raingarde in Auvergne, France. He has been honored a...
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Sabah Theological College
Sabah Theological College (Malay: Maktab Teoloji Sabah or MTS) is a denominational Bible College affiliated with the Sidang Injil Borneo (Borneo Evangelical Church). It is located in Ranau, Sabah,...
The Da Vinci Code
The Da Vinci Code is a 2003 mystery-detective novel by Dan Brown. It follows symbologist Robert Langdon and cryptologist Sophie Neveu after a murder in the Louvre Museum in Paris, when they become inv...
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Christian materialism
Christian materialism is the combination of Christian theology with the ideas of materialism, which places a high value on material things.
Throughout history, Christian thought has struggled with...
Church's Ministry Among Jewish People
The Church's Ministry Among Jewish People (CMJ) (formerly the London Jews' Society and the London Society for Promoting Christianity Amongst the Jews) is an Anglican missionary society founded in 1809...
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Opus Dei
Opus Dei, formally known as The Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei (Latin: Praelatura Sanctae Crucis et Operis Dei), is an institution of the Roman Catholic Church that teaches that everyone...
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Japan Evangelistic Band
The Japan Evangelistic Band (JEB), or 'Kyodan Nihon Dendo Tai' (日本伝道隊) in Japanese, is an evangelical Christian group founded in England in 1903 with the original aim to "initiate and sustain evangeli...
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Commonwealth v. Twitchell
Commonwealth v. Twitchell, 416 Mass. 114 (1993) was the most prominent of a series of criminal cases, in the late 1980s and early 1990s, in which parents who were members of the Christian Science chu...
History of the Faroe Islands
The early details of the Faroe Islands are often unclear. It is possible that Brendan, an Irish monk, sailed past the islands during his North Atlantic voyage in the 6th century. He saw an 'Island of ...
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Waraka ibn Nawfal
Waraka (or Waraqah) ibn Nawfal ibn Asad ibn Abd-al-Uzza ibn Qusayy Al-Qurashi (Arabic ورقه بن نوفل بن أسد بن عبد العزّى بن قصي القرشي) was the paternal first cousin of Khadija, the first wife of the I...
Conversion to Christianity
Conversion to Christianity is the religious conversion of a previously non-Christian person to some form of Christianity. It has been called the foundational experience of Christian life. Conversion t...
Alopen
Alopen (Chinese: 阿罗本 pinyin: Āluóběn) (also "Aleben", "Aluoben", "Olopen," "Olopan," or "Olopuen") is the first recorded Christian missionary to have reached China, during the Tang Dynasty. He was...
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Dhimmi
A dhimmī (Arabic: ذمي‎ ḏimmī, [ˈðɪmmiː], collectively أهل الذمة ahl al-ḏimmah/dhimmah "the people of the dhimma") is a historical term referring to non-Muslim citizens of an Islamic state. ...
Person of faith
The description person of faith (plural: people of faith) refers to any person who can be delineated or classified by an adherence to a religious tradition or doctrine, as opposed to those who do not ...
Insider movement
In Christian missiology, an insider movement is a group or network of people from a non-Christian religion who consider themselves followers of Jesus while remaining relationally, culturally and socia...
Marketplace ministry
Marketplace ministry typically refers to evangelism or other Christian activities that are targeted towards the secular workplace, as opposed to homes, churches, or specialized venues (e.g., crusades)...
L'Opus Dei : enquête sur le "monstre"
L'Opus Dei : enquête sur le "monstre" (Opus Dei: Inquiry into the "monster") is a journalistic and historical work of Patrice de Plunkett about Opus Dei, an institution of the Catholic Church. Pl...
Missiology
Missiology is the area of practical theology that investigates the mandate, message, and mission of the Christian church, especially the nature of missionary work. Missiology is a multi-disciplinary a...