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I can really find nothing at all in the bible that sets a precedent for using flags in worship. I am jewish and nothing in my ancestors worship even hints at doing this. I am perplexed at all of the "information" put forth by people claiming this that and another thing about how "spiritual" this practice is and about how much God loves it and how special ...


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One of the reasons people believe the number 666 is evil because of how it is to be forced on humanity against its will in the future (if this incident takes place in the future as a literal event, which not every Christian group believes). In Revelation 13:15-18, we find an individual leader who makes all people to take the mark in their right hand or ...


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The triple 6 basically signifies that the person is sealed/marked unto condemnation by the unholy trinity (i.e. the dragon, the beast, and the false prophet), just as the believers are sealed with the stamp (Rev. 3:12), which has on it written the name of God (Jehovah), the name of the city of God (New Jerusalem, the metaphor for the Holy Spirit) and the new ...


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The theological term for the concept you are thinking of, namely that Christ was payment for our sins and so took upon Himself the fullness of punishment due to sin, is known as penal substitution (as you identify). Penal substitution is largely originated in the Reform Movement. It is generally agreed that no Church father taught penal substitution, but ...



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