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What Languages Did Jesus Speak?

Today's Creation Moment - 4 hours 16 min ago

What languages did Jesus speak during His ministry on Earth? Of course He spoke Aramaic, since that was the common language of the people He taught. When He read from Isaiah in the synagogue in Nazareth, He would have read it in Hebrew. But did Jesus also speak Greek?

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Categories: Intelligent Design

The Universe Next Door with Tom Woodward: Jonathan Wells on the Icons of Evolution

Intelligent Design, the Future - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:16pm
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On this episode of ID the Future, Jonathan Wells is on the Universe Next Door with Tom Woodward to talk about his popular book "Icons of Evolution." Dr. Wells discusses how Darwinism has failed to explain how the basic building blocks of life could have arisen by purely materialistic methods--and why this is only the beginning of the theory's problems. He also explains a recent study of his, published in BIO-Complexity, that finds that embryo development requires ontogenetic information that can't arise by neo-Darwinian mechanisms.

Categories: Intelligent Design

ISIS Torches 1,800-Year-Old Church in Mosul; Priest Says City Is 'Now Empty of Christians'

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:53pm
Members of the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) reportedly torched a 1,800 year-old Catholic Church in Mosul, Iraq and have effectively left that city "empty of Christians" as believers fled the area in fear of their lives, according to Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako.
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Federal Discrimination Against Religion?

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:48pm
"President Obama's new executive order compelling all federal contractors to affirm the latest LGBTQ orthodoxy escalates the ongoing culture war against traditional mores and religion." -- IRD President Mark Tooley Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.org WASHINGTON, July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Religious groups will not receive an exemption from an executive order signed this morning by President Barack O Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy
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Federal Discrimination Against Religion?

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:48pm
"President Obama's new executive order compelling all federal contractors to affirm the latest LGBTQ orthodoxy escalates the ongoing culture war against traditional mores and religion." -- IRD President Mark Tooley Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.org WASHINGTON, July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Religious groups will not receive an exemption from an executive order signed this morning by President Barack O Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy
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Tweet It, Post It, Share It: What's Your Church Story?

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:05pm
Organizers of National Back to Church Sunday on Sept. 21 invite you to join the conversation   Contact: Joni Sullivan Baker, Buoyancy PR, at 513-319-3231, jbaker@buoyancyypr.com.   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Organizers of the international Back to Church Sunday® movement want to know: What's your church story? How was your life blessed by your experiences at a church?   For millions of people, church is where they learn about God. The Source: Buoyancy PR
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Tweet It, Post It, Share It: What's Your Church Story?

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:05pm
Organizers of National Back to Church Sunday on Sept. 21 invite you to join the conversation   Contact: Joni Sullivan Baker, Buoyancy PR, at 513-319-3231, jbaker@buoyancyypr.com.   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Organizers of the international Back to Church Sunday® movement want to know: What's your church story? How was your life blessed by your experiences at a church?   For millions of people, church is where they learn about God. The Source: Buoyancy PR
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Minnesota Vikings Coach Suspended After Calling for Gays to Be Nuked

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:09pm
An NFL coach has been suspended without pay for the first three weeks of the 2014 season for pejorative remarks he made about the LBGT community in 2012.
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Astronaut Uploads A Vine Showing Us What Fire Looks Like In Space – See What a Thunderstorm Looks Like From Space Too!

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:01pm
This Vine is part of a series of experiments called NASA Flame Extinguishment Experiment that observe how fire behaves in space, which will help scientists on Earth research new liquid fuels.
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Cigarette Maker RJ Reynolds Ordered to Pay Wife of 36-Y-O Cancer Victim $23.6 Billion; Company Vows to Fight Verdict

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:01pm
The widow of a 36-year-old chain smoker who died of lung cancer 18 years ago was awarded record punitive damages of more than $23 billion by a Florida jury in a lawsuit against cigarette-making giant the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company last Friday, but the company has vowed to fight it.
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Obama: LGBT conduct trumps religious freedom

World Magazine - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:53pm
President Barack Obama on Monday ignored the concerns of religious conservatives and signed an executive order adding sexuality and gender identity to a list of things federal contractors may not consider when making hiring decisions. He did not explain his decision to ignore requests for an exemption, but he told LGBT supporters at the White House he believed in the “irrefutable rightness” of their cause. “America’s federal contracts should not subsidize discrimination against
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Prison Ministry Releases Resources on Addiction

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:49pm
Contact: Dr. H. David Schuringa, Crossroad Bible Institute (CBI), 800-668-2450 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Over two-thirds of American families today are affected by substance addictions. Even worse, these addictive behaviors often lead to crime, but as few as 11 percent of prisoners receive proper treatment to help them achieve recovery. As president of an international prison ministry, Dr. David Schuringa is no stranger to the disastrous consequences of a Source: Crossroad Bible Institute
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Prison Ministry Releases Resources on Addiction

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:49pm
Contact: Dr. H. David Schuringa, Crossroad Bible Institute (CBI), 800-668-2450 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Over two-thirds of American families today are affected by substance addictions. Even worse, these addictive behaviors often lead to crime, but as few as 11 percent of prisoners receive proper treatment to help them achieve recovery. As president of an international prison ministry, Dr. David Schuringa is no stranger to the disastrous consequences of a Source: Crossroad Bible Institute
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The West's Silence on Persecuted Iraqi Christians Is Worthy of Contempt, Rails British Academic

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:40pm
Following news that Iraq's dwindling Christians have been forced out of their centuries' old homeland over the weekend, a British academic and scholar of American history demanded to know why their plight had received such scant attention and called the status quo response "worthy of contempt."
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Over 125 Philanthropist Billionaires Are Giving Half of Their Wealth Away

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:28pm
"The Giving Pledge," made public by Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett four years ago, has already attracted 127 billionaires who have pledged to give at least half of their wealth to philanthropic causes.
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The Flight 17 blame game continues

World Magazine - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:05pm
Western leaders call for justice and accountability, but no one is willing to say for sure who is responsible
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Texas Gov. Rick Perry Says He Will Go It Alone to Secure the Border, Won't Wait for Federal Government

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:00pm
Texas Republican Gov. Rick Perry announced Monday that he has directed Texas Adjutant General John Nichols to deploy up to 1,000 troops to the border to support the Texas Department of Public Safety's ongoing law enforcement surge, called Operation Strong Safety.
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Jesus and Pope Called Pimps

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:04pm
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Here is what Joan Rivers and Bill Maher had to say on their July 18th shows:   Rivers: "First of all, let me just say, Kid Rock, when did he audition to play Jesus Christ Super Pimp?"   Maher: "The pope is a pimp. I'm serious."   Bill Donohue (photo) comments on these outbursts:   I'm not sure who is watchi Source: Catholic League
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Jesus and Pope Called Pimps

Christian Newswire - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:04pm
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, July 21, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Here is what Joan Rivers and Bill Maher had to say on their July 18th shows:   Rivers: "First of all, let me just say, Kid Rock, when did he audition to play Jesus Christ Super Pimp?"   Maher: "The pope is a pimp. I'm serious."   Bill Donohue (photo) comments on these outbursts:   I'm not sure who is watchi Source: Catholic League
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Will Medicare Become the Next VA?

The Christian Post - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:02pm
Most veterans get most of their medical care from private doctors through Medicare or private insurance. Just think what those secret waiting lists would be like if they didn't!
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