Figures for the number of men entering the priesthood show that after a fairly steep decline in the late 1980s and 90s, the numbers have begun to pick up again.

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Words of Wisdom

Did Miraculous Gifts Cease With The Apostles?

Did Miraculous Gifts Cease With The Apostles?

Jack Deere

When we turn to the books of Acts, we discover that many people exercise various miraculous gifts of the Holy Spirit. For example, there are many people who speak in tongues: The one hundred twenty (Acts 2) The Samaritans (They almost certainly spoke in tongues, for Acts 8:18 says that Simon 'saw' the Samaritans receiving the Holy Spirit).

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Resources

Approaches to the Bible (Questionnaire)

Approaches to the Bible (Questionnaire)

Dan Boyle

What do you believe? Here is an interesting survey (posted below) that is looking at how we view our approaches to the Bible. The author of the study asks users to help by answering questions such as: 'How do you think m

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Free Bible images

Free Bible images

Dan Boyle

Free Bible images is a registered Christian charity that hosts a collection of completely free Bible story images. Whether you're a teacher or from a religious group and need Bible story images then this is the place for you. There are compatib

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Books

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning

Jonathan Sacks

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning  Johnathan Sacks connects science and religion together. Offering analysis of the arguments of militant athiests and exploring how religion has been valued in human culture. He uses a range of comparisions from different cultures and explores the history of langu...