Inspired by: May Christians read self improvement books? May we read un-Christian books? Should we? In what circumstances? What guidelines should be used to decide on this? Some examples of ...
In Matthew 12:31-32, Jesus says: Therefore I tell you, every sin and blasphemy will be forgiven people, but the blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven. And whoever speaks a word ...
If one's entry into the church is solemnized by baptism, then how does one leave the church? What are the ways that one may leave the church? apostasy backsliding heresy blasphemy Is there a way ...
Is there a Biblical basis for the concept of being allowed to “be angry with God” or “tell him just how we feel”
I've heard, on multiple occasions, from my church and others that it's "okay to be angry with God" or that we can tell him how upset we are with him about something, etc. It may seem silly, but this ...
Source: Blaspheming Mary no longer crime. (1996). National Catholic Reporter, 33(5), 7. I searched for "blasphemy" and "Mary" on EbscoHost and found an article from 1996 that stated that the ...
Are there examples of English words and phrases that are associated with blasphemy of the Virgin Mary?
You may have heard "For the love of God" or "For God's sakes", but those are directed at God or Christ or both. But are there examples of English words and phrases that are associated with or evolved ...
Which biblical verse was used against Galileo by the Church to punish him for his blasphemy. and which biblical doctrine was erroneously interpreted by Galileo for such a punitive action by the ...
Luke 12:10 NIV And anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him; but to him who blasphemes against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven How is it possible to ...
Matthew 12:31 - Wherefore I say unto you, All manner of sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven unto men: but the blasphemy [against] the [Holy] Ghost shall not be forgiven unto men. What is blasphemy? ...
In the news I saw an American politician praying for growing stock market prices. The question being asked is about a specific usage of religion in a political process. Removing 50% of the context ...
I know that this question was addressed before, but does blasphemy also include bad words? When I saw the passage today that "blasphemy is the only unforgivable sin", I was so paranoid not to say ...