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An "Old Landmark Baptist" puts it on the line.
Through sacrifice, mercy, and charity, women down through church history may have given us our greatest examples of love demonstrated and proven through selfless giving and service to others.
Some of his novels mercilessly lampoon Christians. Yet the great Victorian author also wrote a reverent account of Jesus' life.
His letter is the earliest authoritative statement to fix the New Testament as we know it today.
A selective chronological listing
If Luther hadn't used the new printing technology, would there have been a Reformation?
Luther's Bible introduced mass media, unified a nation, and set the standard for future translations.
Little-known and remarkable facts about the history of the Bible
The King James Version was the culmination of 200 turbulent years of Bible translation.
Tyndale's comfort to persecuted Bible readers
The key players in the history of the Bible haven't necessarily been popular—or orthodox.
Could Matthew take shorthand?—and other intriguing reasons the New Testament may have emerged surprisingly early.
Four definitions of the New Testament
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September 20, 1224: On or about this date, on Italy's secluded Mount Alvernia, Francis of Assisi reportedly prayed, "O Lord, I beg of you two graces before I die—to experience in myself in all possible fullness the pains of your cruel passion, and to feel for you the same love that made you sacrifice yourself for us." Soon his heart was filled with both joy and pity, and wounds appeared on his hands, feet, and side. He reportedly carried these scars (called stigmata) until his death in 1226 ...

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