Christian doctrine and Anthromorphism

Thought Leaders Series:2018 By way of context, anthropomorphism is the attribution of human traits, emotions, or intentions to non-human entities. A behaviour which psychologists describe as innate to humans. For example, in religion and mythology, anthropomorphism is the perception of a divine being or beings in human form, or the recognition of human qualities in …

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Christian doctrines

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 There are three major areas in Christianity: God (a large part of our understanding of this concept emerges from the Text we commonly refer to as the Old Testament), Jesus (sources include the Gospels and writings, mostly in the Texts we commonly refer to as the New Testament), and the Doctrines …

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A Moral Critique of the Book of Exodus

Today @ Healingsprings fellowship Last week I noted that the Book of Exodus is problematic. And that it promotes a sense of entitlement which byproducts include: nationalism, colonialism, slavery, unfair trade, exploitation, genocide, and religious wars. No matter which angle we treat the Text from, we are still faced with these problems. Hence Prior argues …

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Moral Critique of Exodus

Today @ Healingsprings fellowship The book of Exodus is largely problematic no matter what direction you read it from. If you read it from the eyes of the Canaanites and the other inhabitants of The Land, you will probably begin to feel the pain and suffering of the enslaved and colonised around the world. And …

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Lenses

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 Through much studies and reflection I have come to realise that leaders of most known faith traditions were trying to reshape the minds of their audience in light of the socioeconomic challenges upon them in their era. For example, Jesus was trying to move the Jews away from some of the …

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