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The paper deals with subsidence and flooding risks associated to the Archaeological Site of Santa Croce, encompassing a 5th century church together with the remains of a Roman domus and its mosaics, located in the centre of the historic town of Ravenna (Italy). A geotechnical field campaign and the installation of a new piezometer monitoring system...
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This article presents the results of the archaeometallurgical analyses (chemical, compositional, and mechanical) conducted on historic iron nails from the Marianas archipelago, in the western Pacific. The nails were recovered at the archaeological excavations of San Dionisio’s church and cemetery (Humåtak, Guam). They all came from abroad and were...
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The dynamics of pastoral work, ministry and relationship hinges on the practical aspects of collaboration, leadership and service. The research uses the constructive and experiential method. By it, we shall explore the exercise of authority ranging from the Christian Holy Scriptures. We shall further espouse the position of the Magisterium of the C...
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God is a supernatural, Eternal and Omnipotent Being. The rich Christian theology presents God as perfect unity in tri-personal mode of operation. Using the transcendental and contextual method, the research examines the exposition of trinitarian communion as the apex of security, love, unity and tranquility. This notion is captured in the Greek ter...
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The only church Jesus does not commend among the seven churches of Asia is the church of Laodicea. This is strange and calls for a critical look at the problem of the church. This theological study investigates the text to the church of Laodicea in Rev 3:14-22 to identify the church's core problem and the central message of the passage as an expans...
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Varje nummer av HYBRID innehåller, förutom originalartiklar, också tre beställda responser: en från någon verksam inom området akademi, en från någon verksam inom området kyrka och en från någon verksam inom området samhälle. Dessa responser är utformade som kortfattade reflektioner över något ur numrets artiklar som har särskild relevans för respe...
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Varje nummer av HYBRID innehåller, förutom originalartiklar, också tre beställda responser: en från någon verksam inom området akademi, en från någon verksam inom området kyrka och en från någon verksam inom området samhälle. Dessa responser är utformade som kortfattade reflektioner över något ur numrets artiklar som har särskild relevans för respe...
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Varje nummer av HYBRID innehåller, förutom originalartiklar, också tre beställda responser: en från någon verksam inom området akademi, en från någon verksam inom området kyrka och en från någon verksam inom området samhälle. Dessa responser är utformade som kortfattade reflektioner över något ur numrets artiklar som har särskild relevans för respe...
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In this research paper, I will bring up "A Strategy to Reach Out to Inactive Church Members at Penang Adventist Hospital Church, Malaysia." The majority of Penang Adventist Hospital Church members work as nurses at the Penang Adventist Hospital (PAH). They are students from East Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak) who received scholarships to attend the A...
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Situado no norte da África durante a antiguidade tardia, o pensamento político de Santo Agostinho não está sistematizado em um conjunto teórico de obras. É fruto de sua reflexão sobre problemas concretos como a legitimidade de intervenção estatal em querelas religiosas como o conflito entre católicos e donatistas. A visão agostiniana de Estado prev...
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The article contains an edition of mnemonic poems from the late 15th century and from the first half of the 16th century, discovered in the Archdiocese Archives in Gniezno. They contain the conditions for good confession, the church commandments, and reminders of the Franciscan rule.
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Recently, Germany has seen a series of inner-city projects that tend to reconstruct pre-war buildings or ensembles lost in the Second World War after demolishing earlier attempts to redefine the place in which they had been located with the means of modernist architecture. While those modernist buildings are often seen as “eyesores” by ordinary cit...
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The purpose of this study is to develop suitable methods one-year plan evangelistic program for Penang Adventist Hospital Church.
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El presente trabajo ofrece los resultados de una investigación documental realizada para analizar la idea de una «pastoral contextual», con el propósito de hacer una revisión crítica de la literatura pertinente que pueda proponer principios y elementos que sirvan de guía a quienes ejercen el ministerio pastoral, para incrementar el impacto y el ben...
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The implementation of evidence-based public health programs into practice is critical for improving health, but trainings for organizational change agents are often not scalable. To describe the process of converting a training that targets faith-based organizational capacity development from an in-person to an online format. We engaged in an itera...
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The symbolic argument against women's ordination supposes that the theological significance of Christ's sex is his saving relationship to the Church, which takes the form of that of a bridegroom and his bride. It infers that a male priest alone is fit to represent Christ in his capacity as the Saviour of the Church, and thus that only men should be...
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One of the key challenges facing Christianity in contemporary Africa is ineffective discipleship. The African church has won many converts in recent times and yet, the continent is among the least performing continents in terms of socioeconomic development. The reason for this observation is that many African Christians consider Christianity as a r...
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The main aim of this article is to discuss Black churches’ ambivalence toward Martin Luther King Jr.’s protest strategy in the context of the “Black Lives Matter” (BLM) debate. Although many Black churches played a significant role in the Civil Rights Movement, some of them presented harsh criticism towards King’s civil disobedience – criticism whi...
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Abstract: The ecclesiastical architecture of Egypt during both the Late Antique and Medieval periods has been studied by several scholars, from various aspects. However, it is still in need for more analytical overlooking, especially when it comes to recognition the manifestations of its ldevelopment through centuries, and when the questions of inf...
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This research determined the perspectives of retiring teachers about life after retirement. A researcher-made survey tool was developed using a descriptive correlational method and went through the standard procedure of validation and reliability, gaining a 0.945 Cronbach’s Alpha mark. The tool was administered to 148 retiring teachers. Responses w...
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A suitable indoor climate positively affects the lifespan of historical building structures. The path to an agreeable climate begins with monitoring current conditions. Considerable attention is given to monitoring the indoor climate of historical buildings. The motivation for monitoring air temperature and surface temperatures, relative air humidi...
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Bernard de Mandeville wordt vooral gezien als een voorloper van de wetenschap der economie. Met een komische parabel- De morrende korf of eerlijk geworden schurken, -toegelicht in De fabel van de bijen, zou hij enkele mechanismen blootleggen die later, onder andere dankzij Adam Smith, de grondslag voor die wetenschap zijn gaan vormen. Nu er, dankzi...
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This study examined how African American church members communicated and cooperated as dyads to attain health goals. Participants completed nine weeks of group classes then worked as dyads for nine weeks. Communication logs and interviews were used to assess: (1) dyad communication and (2) dyad cooperation. Thirty-two dyads from three churches comp...
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Le slides sono il frutto di un incontro in cui presento i testi principali del magistero della Chiesa sul tema dell'omosessualità. Nella secondo parte riporto alcune riflessioni più recenti di alcuni teologi
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Jan Długosz, krakowski kanonik i kronikarz dziejów Polski, jest także autorem Liber beneficiorum – Księgi uposażeń katedry krakowskiej, kolegiat, klasztorów i parafii z terenu diecezji krakowskiej, którą spisywał od 1470 r. aż do śmierci w 1480 r. Jest to źródło powszechnie wykorzystywane przez historyków średniowiecza Polski. Korzystają oni z regu...
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The article is based on field research in various Slovenian minority communities in Austrian Carinthia during the last decade. Caroling, the celebration of a village’s patron’s feast, church services, and funerals are all events associated with ritualism. The role that Slovenian, as the language of the minority, plays in these events is the focus o...
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Hans König : Graf Gottfried von Pückler-Limpurg. 1871-1957. Ein Leben aus dem Glauben, Wohltäter für Stadt und Kirche. Hrsg. von der Graf von Pückler und Limpurg'schen Wohltätigkeitsstiftung, Gaildorf 1996, 92 S.
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Educational goals are important things that are pursued through the curriculum and the entire learning process in the classroom. Educators have a responsibility to be able to overcome every problem and challenges faced in the learning process. No exception in learning Christian Religious Education (PAK), educators must be able to develop learning t...
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After the peace treaty with Poland (18 March 1921) and after the reorganization of the Church administration in 1921 and in 1923, ten administrative units of the Catholic Church were placed within the borders of the USSR; eight were of the Latin rite and two of the Eastern rite. In this article, the author presents the history of repressions organi...
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Sacred constructions like churches are built both for holy and architectural purposes. They are influenced by the design fashions, city history and the government. When a church, or more generally a religious building, is constructed, it is rarely torn down. Instead, these kinds of edifices are refurbished, expanded and modified according to the ar...
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End-of-relationship rituals are not respected within Protestant churches. Therefore, many church websites emphasize that there are no official divorce rituals to this day. This is despite the fact that there are numerous impulses for divorce rituals, some of which are also firmly established in church practice. Practitioners who devote themselves t...
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The aim of this paper is to point out the influence of the phenomenon of miracles and wonderworking in the creation of the sacred space of the medieval visual culture of Prilep. Special attention is devoted to the cult of the wonderworking Virgin Mary of the Monastery of Treskavec. The focus is to show the creation of visual culture, both within th...
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Dialogue between the Messianic Jewish Movement and leaders of Christian churches, about the place and role of Jesus-believing Jews in the Church - towards a recognition of their special place and function, as they remain an integral part of the Jewish people
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The Catholic Church appoints lay catechists to carry out the duties of the faithful in the five areas of church duties. This article describes how lay catechists in the Parish of the Holy Spirit, Ru'a, in the Diocese of Ruteng in East Nusa Tenggara Province carry out the duties of the faithful in the five areas of church duties. The aim is to find...
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The Relations between Teutonic Orden, the House of Kyburg and the city of Bern in the first part of the 13. century As the Teutonic Order begann acquitting lands in the south-western part of the Reich and the neighbouring Burgundy between 1200-1212, he depended on the goodwill of the mighty House of Kyburg. Beacause the Teutonic Brethren were the f...
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The article provides detailed analyses and juxtapositions of St. Paul's teaching and shows that his admiration for God's unspeakable gift (2Cor 9:15) concerns the essential reality for the Church-the exchange of gifts not only material but, above all, spiritual among the members of the Church as the Body of Christ. The paper shows that man graduall...
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Catholic Church’s usury restrictions and their effects on business life have long attracted scholars’ attention. Several essays reconstruct the evolution of usury doctrine and its relations with the diffusion of new contracts and financial techniques to enable the payment of interest. This paper aims to investigate the real influence of the Church’...
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La iglesia de la Universidad de Santiago cuenta con la última sillería de coro realizada en Galicia y no exenta de cierto interés escultórico. Sin embargo, hasta ahora las únicas referencias bibliográficas de ella que encontramos son la de Martín González: En el coro alto de esta iglesia, actualmente capilla universitaria. existe una sencillísima s...
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Since the ancient eras of the early 20s, Russia has extensively undergone a series of related changes in its economic progression due to the incorporation of variated tactics by the government. However, Communism remains the most compelling causal agent towards economic changes and other life-changing practices in Russia, even in contemporary Russi...
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The Last Journey: The Funeral Rites and Cultural Needs of Gypsies and Travellers Funerals are an integral part of society and funeral rites are commonly used to honour the dead and support the bereaved. Primary research conducted by Dr Pauline Lane (Anglia Ruskin University), Johanna Price and Dr Siobhan Spencer MBE (from the Derbyshire Gypsy Liai...
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RESUMEN: Desde Bartolomé de las Casas hasta hoy la utopía latinoamericana ha sido marcada por movimientos que buscan liberarse de yugos de opresión. Con el propósito de profundizar en este fenómeno se propone estructurar la utopía de la liberación en seis momentos-utopía original, destrucción, autodefensa, liberación, utopía ampliada y promoción ut...
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Los dos cultos e iglesias paralelas tanto en el Antiguo y Nuevo Testamento. ¿Por qué la tribu de Dan fue excluida? ¿Existe un paralelo o aplicación en el Nuevo Testamento? Se aborda un poco más de esta verdad fundamento, vital, y poco entendida.
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h 1928, the Bomeo Evangelical Mission (BEM) in Australia established a hotestant schml of religion called the Borneo Gospel Assembly Church (Sts) in Malapia. SIB began to develop in the Sarawak and Sabah regions. Rise Up Generation (RG) ministry is one part of Sts. The songs or songp used in the worship service at RG Ministry use [rduresian worship...
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The Russian Federation is a secular state, and the church is separate from the state. Nonetheless, during Putin’s rule, a seemingly desecularising transition has taken place in Russia. This transition can be observed on legal, ideological, and social levels. This article presents the characteristics of a new secular-state model that has developed i...
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This paper shows how the analysis of lexemes followed by linguo-cultural qualifiers in the dictionaries – etn. (ethnology), ist. (history), kat. (Catholic), mit. (mythology), pravosl. (Orthodoxy), prazn. (superstition), rlg. (religion), teol. (theology), crkv. (church) – can be used to reconstruct a language picture of one people, in this case Serb...
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The war in Ukraine that began in February 2014 with the annexation of Crimea and escalated in February 2022 to the extent unseen in Europe since the World War II, cannot be adequately comprehended without taking into consideration its religious dimension. This dimension was correctly identified by the patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill as “m...
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У раду је дат кратак историјат цркве у Кожетину, од њене обнове до Првог светског рата. Као датум обнове цркве усвојена је 1803. година, која се спомиње у изворној грађи. Дат је и први детаљан попис цркве из 1836. године.
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En este artículo trato el derecho fundamental de las mujeres a no ser discriminadas y separadas de los hombres en lo que refiere a la direccion en la Iglesia y en las Iglesias, es decir, tenemos derecho a proponernos como diaconas, presbiteras u otras posiciones empoderadas, y no ser discriminadas. Conozco muchas mujeres que así lo desean y están g...
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Este resumo estendido é fruto de um exercício de pesquisa no campo dos Estudos Culturais da Educação que possibilita observar o artefato cultural da “arminha” com um olhar múltiplo. Usei como metodologia de investigação dos significantes visuais a Análise Arqueológica do Discurso (AAD) de Michel Foucault (2015) por compreender que essa abordagem é...
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The time of the pandemic is a hard test for the family ties. In the face of the difficulties and threats experienced by the families today, the Church reminds spouses about the value of a marriage, which is God’s intention, the fruit of grace and a vocation that must be fully experienced, with fidelity and selflessness. The aim of the research was...
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Het artikel handelt over de algemene geschiedenis van het kerkdorp Meterik- Horst in Noord-Limburg en tevens bespreekt de auteur de geschiedenis van de kerk en parochie en de ontwikkeling van de tuinbouw.
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The nomination of Hensley Henson as bishop of Hereford in 1917 provoked a famous ecclesiastical controversy, the ‘Hereford scandal’, which threatened a split within the Church of England and a crisis between the Church and the State. The point of contention has always been understood to have been doctrinal, but this article argues that this was lar...
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Sumario: Introducción I. Análisis histórico jurídico de los debates del Constituyente sobre el proyecto del artículo 24 constitucional II. Análisis de los debates del Constituyente sobre el proyecto del artículo 129 (130) constitucional III. Conclusiones IV. Referencias Resumen: El principio histórico de la separación del Estado y las iglesias esta...
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In eighteenth-century, colonial Sri Lanka, the Dutch church kept extensive registers of the local population. These “school thombos” contain individual registration of baptism, marriage, school attendance and death. This article argues that the school thombos reveal moral control over family life by the Dutch East India Company and the Dutch Reform...
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Photoacoustic (PA) imaging is a novel, powerful diagnostic technique utilized in different research fields. In particular, during recent years it has found several applications in Cultural Heritage (CH) diagnostics. PA imaging can be realized in transmittance or epi-illumination (reflectance) modes, obtaining variable levels of contrast and spatial...
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Iconography is an invaluable source in studying the culture of the Middle Ages. It introduces us to the realities of the medieval world, at the same time explaining its rules. Works of art from this time allow us to penetrate the world usually unenlightened by material sources: mentality, faith, superstition. The iconography is also an extremely im...
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We consider the ordered configuration space of $n$ open unit-diameter disks in the infinite strip of width $w$. In the spirit of Arnol'd and Cohen, we provide a finite presentation for the rational homology groups of this ordered configuration space as a twisted algebra. We use this presentation to prove that the ordered configuration space of open...
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Este artigo tem como objetivo demonstrar a relação entre o mundo jurídico e a igreja, fazendo uma análise comparativa com enfoque no contexto histórico mundial e brasileiro, com base na Constituição Brasileira de 1988 e na laicidade da figura do Estado, dando importância para direitos fundamentais como a vida e os crimes contra a vida.
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Está é uma pesquisa narrativa que apresenta que Deus criou o ser humano à sua imagem e semelhança, criou-o no amor, para que houvesse na criação um administrador que cultiva e guarda o Jardim, nossa Casa Comum e, assim, serem fecundos e prolíferos. A Criação é necessitada de desenvolvimento, e neste sentido, o ser humano participa da criação de Deu...
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The main concern of this article is to examine the conditions for Roma education through church and religious education. The program of the Holy Metropolis of Demetrias and Almyros “Agios Thaddeos” for the education of Roma is taken as a case study. This program belongs to the non-formal education sector. At the same time, the theological prerequis...
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This study examined correlations among religious commitment, perceived religious oppression, self-esteem, depression, and satisfaction with life for 159 women of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). Results showed a negative association between religious commitment and religious oppression, while religious commitment was positivel...
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Roma communities in Eastern Europe have long experienced socio-political and religious marginalization, a current phenomenon resulting from complex factors spanning over centuries. The rise of evangelical and Pentecostal movements among the Roma over the last decades have contributed to social uplift and more integration in certain contexts. Howeve...
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This paper analyzes the way in which religion bolstered Roma people’s demands for civic emancipation and strengthened their ethnic and cultural identity in 1970s and 1980s Romania. Based on documents mainly from the former secret police, the Securitate, the paper is divided into two main parts. The “rst is a general overview of the state of the Rom...
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Tendo como Lema "Pregue a Palavra, Alcance o Mundo", o SBWTS - Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (Seminário Teológico Batista do Sudoeste), localizado em Fort Worth, Texas, Estados Unidos, foi fundado em 1908, sendo uma instituição batista afiliada à Convenção Batista do Sul, que constitui uma denominação cristã evangélica de igrejas batist...
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Damascus University Journal for Engineering Sciences The first millennia A.D. knew an architectural revolution reflecting the political-religious activities in the Mediterranean Basin. Due to its strategic site, Syria had its lot of significant buildings presenting examples of development in Arts and Architecture at that time. The article deals wit...
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Achieving energy literacy is now considered both a necessary and sufficient condition to ensure strict adherence to energy conservation/efficiency programs. While the existing literature has considered the energy literacy of different end-users, a gap exists in the energy literacy levels of faith-based organisations and how they impact energy conse...
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This commentary section presents a dialogical discussion on Appau's (2021) "Toward a divine economic system", an article in which he explores religious exchanges in the context of a Pentecostal Church in Ghana and proposes "the divine economy" as an alternative economic system to interrogate and extend scholarship on the relationship between the ma...
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There are two major groups of analyses in the literature on the English past tense; existential semantics with domain restriction, and the pronominal (i.e. anaphoric) analysis. In this paper, I discuss a group of data difficult for both of these analyses: the obligatory use of the English past in some contexts without any salient antecedent, such a...
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In this study, the author attempts to analyze the canons of the Orthodox Church, which are still normative for all Orthodox Autocephalous Churches, in order to identify the image of Jews and the restrictions or prohibitions imposed by these canonical texts. The paper is structured in three parts that analyze the canonical provisions regarding Jewis...
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In 1919, a parliamentary act reconstructed the relations between the British state and the Church of England. The passage of this act had considerable constitutional, political, ecclesiastical, and religious significance, and it is best understood by considering all of these aspects together. The church obtained a new statutory status, a large degr...
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It is an understatement to say that Europeans introduced the creator of heaven and earth to the Africans. Africans have been on stage of universal happenings since the creation of the Universe, colour or race is insignificant. Then where did the human race history missed it up? Is black colour a curse or detrimental to African race in the history o...
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A solução de colossais problemas, representados pela constante marginalização da sociedade civil, excluída dos benefícios do crescimento econômico, demanda o contributo de princípios éticos e religiosos, visto que a hegemonia científica não logrou equacioná-los. O incremento da concentração da riqueza para pequenos grupos, aumentando dessa forma, a...
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It will soon be sixty years since Vatican II. But there is still a hankering after the pre-Vatican II liturgies and mindset. Why this situation? This paper presents a hypothesis which in outline is as follows: - There has been a notional assent to the documents of Vatican II. (Notions remain at the level of abstraction; but real assent leads to rel...
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The Mary Baker Eddy Library staff is sometimes asked about a memorial to Mrs. Eddy at her birthplace in Bow, New Hampshire, known as the Bow Pyramid. Did such a thing exist? Was it commissioned by The Mother Church (The First Church of Christ, Scientist)?
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The impact of covid-19 throughout the world cannot be overstated. With the introduction of social distancing, lockdowns, and currently the dynamics of vaccination against the impacts of the disease which are continuing to dominate the headlines, the church as a religious and social institution has not been immune from the ripple effects of the pand...
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As an instrument of shared hope, of care for others, the Church, by virtue of divine grace, must shape future generations to be true communities of peace, capable of living the word of the Gospel. Violence, aggressive behavior has both bio-physiological causes, but it is also a learned reaction; however, the will of man dominates over all and as th...
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The phenomenon of media communication constitutes one of the essential characteristics of society. Without communication, society could not function. The Church cannot avoid the use of means of communication, for the simple reason that its mission is masterfully described by St. Apostle Paul who says: ". . . I have become all things to all, that I...
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Communion deeply defines the cultural-spiritual values of the Church; therefore, it is an essential goal of cultural-missionary communication. When it is carried out through the media, communication generates the appearance of a relationship between three components: broadcast-mission-communion, which has a double role in society: on the one hand i...
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The aim of this research article is to draw a comparative analysis of Aembu and the Anglican Church’s rites of passage for child socialization. This is geared towards bringing forth responsible people in the society. Its main objective is to interrogate the relationship between African and Anglican Church’s rites of passage for child socialization....
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(Scroll down for English version) Jezik je Bašćanske ploče Stjepan Damjanović identificirao kao hrvatskostaroslavenski, odnosno kao hrvatsku redakciju starocrkvenoslavenskoga jezika, poznatu još i kao hrvatski crkvenoslavenski jezik. Riječ je o prvom hrvatskom književnom jeziku s obzirom na povijest hrvatskoga jezika. U radu se iznose osnovne odlik...
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Resumo: O presente artigo tem como objetivo, em um primeiro momento, discorrer acerca das perseguições sofridas pelos grupos cristãos no primeiro século do Império Romano. Nesse sentido, na segunda parte, analisaremos, durante o período da Anarquia Militar (235-284), as Cartas de Cipriano de Cartago, nas quais o bispo relata as perseguições empenha...
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El pueblecito de Siurana, de apenas 30 casas, se encuentra situado sobre un encaramado istmo geológico, rodeado de precipicios. Históricamente el lugar es famoso por su castillo (muy derruido) ya que fue el último bastión de Cataluña conquistado a los árabes en la Reconquista. Desde hace sólo 20 años, se accede sin dificultad por una carretera asfa...
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In England, accessibility to historic buildings falls under the Equality Act 2010, for which a key concept is the making of ‘reasonable adjustments’ to physical features of a building; this acknowledges that a blanket application of technical requirements would be detrimental to some historic buildings, and that equal access may not be achievable i...
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Clergywomen in the male sphere of the deeply patriarchal and hierarchical church system are exposed to many types of gender maltreatment requiring them to constantly adapt and manage the challenges in their role. In this article, I examine how Hong Kong clergywomen cope when facing gravely oppressive and marginalising gender maltreatment at work. I...
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Neo-Prophetic Christian televisation has become a common trend in the contemporary Ghanaian media landscape. The approach of using television broadcast by religious groups has been linked to the liberalization of Ghanaian media which happened during the early 1990s. Despite the restriction in television frequency range across the world, prophets an...
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En el presente trabajo el autor se propone, a la luz de la doctrina social de la Iglesia, llamar la atención sobre la necesidad de cambiar el rumbo de la acción política y repropone su centralidad en la vida de los individuos y de la sociedad.
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El autor plantea la necesidad de la iglesia de volver a Medellín; más en concreto a la fé y a la Iglesia de los pobres que surgió de Medellín. Desde el inicio del artículo, deja claro que el esfuerzo por rehacer, por historizar la Iglesia de los pobres, lo ha ce desde los pobres y víctimas de este mundo. Mundo de da luz para desmitificar las "noved...
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The cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach are the subject of research by both musicologists and theologians. The aim of the article is to search for the spiritual dimension of selected Church cantatas of the Leipzig cantor. At the beginning, basic information was provided about the cantata as a vocal-instrumental genre and the history of the developmen...
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The purpose of the paper is to present an objective picture of the multifaceted and intricate linkages created within the community that surrounds a church. Within the framework established by means of these many-sided relationships, there evolves a process for catalysing social and economic development, a process initiated by Church institutions....
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From 1999 to 2019, IPUMS collaborated with genealogical organizations to develop massive individual-level census datasets spanning the 1790 through 1940 period, and we are currently working on the 1950 census. This research note describes how our genealogical collaborations came about. We focus on our collaborations with the Church of Jesus Christ...