You Shall Be As Gods A Radical Interpretation Of The Old Testament And Its Tradition -

you shall be as gods a radical interpretation of the old - you shall be as gods a radical interpretation of the old testament and its tradition erich fromm on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers an examination of the old testament and later jewish writings explores the evolution of the basic concepts of god man, jesus vs the violent god of the old testament brazen church - since the beginnings of christian theology people have recognized the tension between some of the violent portraits of god in the old testament versus the revelation of god in christ we like to pretend that these views are not contradictory we ve created a dance of fancy theological footwork to merge the image of violence with, the wisdom books of the old testament return of kings - the most interesting books of the bible for those who aren t believers in god are the wisdom books of job and ecclesiastes written from a philosophical point of view they attempt to help people live with suffering and pain while putting existence into context, 1911 reasons christianity is false 1911 reasons - according to the bible god killed or authorized the killings of up to 25 million people this is the god of which jesus was an integral part, the bible and violence wikipedia - the hebrew bible and the new testament contain many passages outlining approaches to and descriptions of violent activities centering on the ancient nation of israel and their involvement with gentile nations they also provide civil guidelines on the subject of violent activity as it pertains to individuals within the nation distinguishing individualistic from nationalistic actions, judaism history beliefs facts britannica com - judaism monotheistic religion developed among the ancient hebrews judaism is characterized by a belief in one transcendent god who revealed himself to abraham moses and the hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with scriptures and rabbinic traditions judaism is the complex phenomenon of a total way of life for the jewish people comprising theology law and innumerable, acts and work bible commentary theology of work - the acts of the apostles depicts the early church working hard to grow itself and serve others in the face of opposition shortages of people and money government bureaucracy church bureaucracy came later internal strife and even the forces of nature, jerusalem at the centre of god s plans by peter walker - summary in the light of old testament history and prophecy many would argue that jerusalem continues to have a central role within god s purposes today yet the new testament offers a radically new perspective on the city pointing to christ as the true temple and the one in whom the promises of restoration were, is jesus christ derived from lord krishna hinduism - well sir jesus father joseph is not the one you mentioned with 12brothers the above mentioned joseph live 1000 s of years before christ you can find that joseph s story in old testament but jesus father joseph is a different person from the the person you mentioned the son of jacob and the name is a very common name among the jews at that time and krishna s story and mahabarata are, the jewish people and their sacred scriptures in the - introduction 4 1 modern times have made christians more aware of the close fraternal bonds that unite them to the jewish people during the second world war 1939 1945 tragic events or more precisely abominable crimes subjected the jewish people to a terrible ordeal that threatened their very existence throughout most of europe, come out of her my people - chapter i sun worship has been fused with the messianic faith the almighty has turned and has given us the christian church and the christian world up to worship the host of heaven which comprises the sun the moon and the stars of which the sun is the most important, types of christianity in history who were the first - gnosticism is an ancient religion stemming from the first century approximately and is an alternative messiah religion that shares many features with christianity there were a huge number of gnostic groups 17 18 sharing a common set of core beliefs an inferior angelic being created the earth and this being is a hindrance to spiritual development, it s you not me why more more ministers are leaving - if you worship in a church of christ my tribe your church might be primed to lose her minister and the next one and the one after that quickly first a bit of explanation for non church of christ readers in my non denomination the local church selects individual men and women to serve, evidence for jesus and parallel pagan crucified saviors - the prominent three parallel pagan gods appear to be dionysos spelled dionysis or dionysus in the dvd mithras and osiris so i want to pay special attention to these three they are mentioned in short interview clips with unsuspecting christians leaving a billy graham crusade