Month: November 2017

Returning to Christian Roots, Poland Reclaims Sunday as a Day of Rest

Polish lawmakers voted last week to reclaim Sunday as a day of rest by slowly phasing out Sunday shopping by 2020. The bill, which was backed by trade unions, passed with a vote of 254 to 156. The bill is expected to pass the Polish Senate and will be signed into law by the country’s president. Poland is among the last European countries to hold on to its Christian heritage. Abortion and homosexual marriage are still forbidden in the country of 38 million, which is predominately Catholic. In the Old Testament, the Bible teaches that Sunday is a day...

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‘Tomb of Christ’ First-Ever Testing Confirms Age, Backs Belief It Is the Real Burial Site of Jesus

New scientific tests have reportedly confirmed that the tomb at Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed to be where Jesus Christ was rested after the crucifixion, dates back to the 4th century, matching historical accounts. National Geographic, which has been documenting the holy site as it completed major reconstruction works earlier this year, reported that mortar samples collected from between the original limestone surface of the tomb and a marble slab that covers it have been dated back to 345 A.D. The revelations align with historical accounts that say that Romans discovered the tomb where Jesus’ body was laid...

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Apple Store Creator Says He Spoke to Steve Jobs About Christian Faith and Eternity Before Death

Ron Johnson, the retailer behind The Apple Store, the Genius Bar and Target sat down for a candid interview on Dove Channel’s original series “Frankly Faraci” to discuss his Christian faith, revealing that he had an opportunity to share it with Apple founder Steve Jobs before his death in 2011. Johnson, now the CEO of Enjoy, a new platform for commerce aimed at merging online convenience with personal shopping services, opened up to Host Matthew Faraci about the secret behind his success. He quoted the Bible verse Mark 12:31, which teaches to love your neighbor as yourself, and credited that...

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All is Set for The Experience 2017

The Experience 2017 is back for its 12th edition themed “Jesus our King”. The annual gospel concert organized by House on the Rock will hold on the December 1, 2017 from 7pm till dawn at the Tafawa Balewa Square Lagos, Nigeria. Speaking on the all-night worship concert, the Convener & Senior Pastor of House On The Rock, Paul Adefarasin, reiterated that The Experience is a focal gathering point for the Christian community and its many constituencies from across Nigeria; Africa and indeed the world. It features the very best of indigenous and international artists leading hundreds of thousands of people...

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Kidnappings, Threats of Massacre Terrorize Christians in Kano State, Nigeria

Kidnappings, Threats of Massacre Terrorize Christians in Kano State, NigeriaOfficials are complicit, security forces lax, church leaders say.By Our Nigeria Correspondent KANO, Nigeria, November 29, 2017 (Morning Star News) – When the 50-year-old church elder and leader of Kano state’s Samaila village heard gunshots shortly before midnight, he rushed out of his house to try to find security agents. It was a natural reaction for Mai’angwa Samaila, given recent Islamist attacks in northern Nigeria. What the elder for the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) did not know was that the armed Islamic extremists, having killed two Christians in front of...

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