The cross is the greatest spectacle there ever was or will be

By Elizabeth Prata Tony Reinke's last chapters of Competing Spectacles so moved me I designed this picture to stare at and better ponder its truths. The mental picture of it was so vivid before my eyes I had to draw it out. Initially I drew just the wavy line and the cross. The cross is …

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Was part of the cross of Jesus found?

It seems like there have been a slew of archaeological finds related to the bible or Jesus lately. Here is another.Piece Of Jesus' Cross Found? Archaeologists Discover 'Holy Thing' In Balatlar Church In TurkeyArchaeologists working in Turkey believe they have found a piece of the cross that Jesus was crucified on. While excavating the ancient …

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The latest Christian fad- Is wearing a sideways (horizontal) cross good, or bad?

Kelly Ripa has one. Taylor Jacobson, Rachel Zoe’s assistant has one. Jessica Biel wears it too. Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens, Jennifer Lopez, Kourtney Kardashian, Jillian Michaels...all sport one. (And if you know who those people are, more power to you.) It has been described as "wildly popular", "the hottest trend," "totally cute", and the "in …

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BBC Easter show to compare practicing homosexuals to Jesus on the cross

When I listened to John MacArthur's monumental and devastating sermon in September which was a response to the Democratic Party platform, I thought the culture could not get any lower. (Homosexuality and the Campaign for Immorality). Even though I know in my head it can always go lower, I literally could not envision in my …

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Harlem Shake is dead but at least questioning the atonement is still cool

It's a little rough but gets the point across:The Harlem Shake is the latest "craze" to sweep churches that preach an emergent, soft, different Gospel. Those churches engage in social justice on weekdays and re-gather on Sundays to have rock concerts, share what dreams and revelations Jesus sent them whilst sipping cappuccino and admiring the …

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(UPDATED) Pope declares he "is not coming down from the cross", said in 1969 that the Pope takes the place of the Lord

In his farewell speech today, Sky News reported that outgoing Pope Benedict said,"Pope Benedict told the 50,000-strong crowd he was not "coming down from the Cross", but would remain in the service of the Church through prayer."It is not a misprint.The Papacy is an office whereupon the occupier of it sees himself as a substitute …

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