Protestantism began in Germany in 1517, when Martin Luther published his Ninety-five Theses as a reaction against abuses in the sale of indulgences by the Catholic Church, which…

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In Christianity, the Feeding the multitude is two separate miracles of Jesus reported in the Gospels. The first miracle, the “Feeding of the 5,000”, is the only miracle…

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The Monday after Pentecost is a public holiday in Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, Austria, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, The British Virgin Islands, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominica, France, Germany, Greece,…

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Mark by Frans Hals, c. 1625. John Mark is named in the Acts of the Apostles as an assistant accompanying Paul and Barnabas on their missionary journeys. Traditionally…

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Can Protest organizers be held liable? Under the First Amendment, protestors cannot be held liable for the unlawful acts of others that they did not direct, order, or…

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John baptized people with water in the Jordan River. It was a time of confession and repentance for the forgiveness of sins. … Baptism in the Jordon River…

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