The Good Friday Agreement: What Peace in Ireland Can Teach Us About Peace on Earth

In Jesus, Peacemaking by Ryan MoreyLeave a Comment

4 Minute Read On my commute home this evening I was listening to the Fundamentalists podcasts hosted by Peter Rollins in which he mentioned an event called ‘the Belfast Agreement’ or because of the day it was signed, ‘The Good Friday Agreement.’ This was an agreement signed Good Friday, April 10, 1998 that …

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The Roman Empire During the Time of Jesus (Background of Luke’s Gospel)

In Jesus by Kurt WillemsLeave a Comment

20 Minute Read The Roman Empire cast a vast shadow over the world of the New Testament. In the past couple of decades, biblical scholars and theologians have rediscovered this fact. The ripple effects in the twenty-first century of this fresh focus on how imperialism shaped the writings of the New Testament cannot …