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JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA – WHO WAS HE?

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Although from the pages of scripture very little is said about this enigmatic character, yet what we read of him is very revealing nonetheless. The first we hear about him is that in the evening  following the crucifixion he went to Pilate and begged  the body of Jesus.   All four gospels say much  the same…

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CHAPLAIN’S PAGE: THE GRACE OF GOD

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There are Christians  who teach  that the Lord only shows  His love and  mercy  to those  of Israel’s race. Whilst it is manifestly true that the national covenants a re to Israel only,· nevertheless, certain promises are open to those of every race.  In fact, the covenant of the bow in the cloud  is between…

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HERALDRY:THE CLUES TO HISTORY – Ephraim The Unicorn

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We have considered  the origins  of Heraldry  and Bri tish and European armorial bearings in particular, with emphasis on the heraldic and symbolic Lion of the tribe of Judah. The second supporter on the royal coat of arms  is the Unicorn, represented nowadays as a kind of horse with one twisted  horn.  This beast seems…

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IDENTITY OF TRUE ISRAEL

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Bible chronology is important for understanding the predicitions of the prophets. Jeremiah, for example, said “In  those  days the house of  Judah shall  walk with  the  house of  Israel, and  they  shall  come together out of the land  of  the north to the land that  I have  given  for their  inheritace unto your fathers”. [Jer…

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BODY PIERCING – A Return to Paganism

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Aggressive Fashion Statements In some of the  most  unexpected places we  are confronted by a revival of the old tribal practices of body scarification, body piercing and body mutilation. Nose rings, eyebrow rings, belly rings, tongue studs, multiple earrings, nipple rings, tattoos and other disfigurements are more than an identifiable sub-culture – it is all…

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