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February 6th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections, Overcoming

Despite the opposition, the apostles continued to teach and perform miracles, the followers of Jesus continued to multiply, and their assemblies, now referred to as the church, continued to meet...

January 31st, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

In the late night rush to judgment they brought Jesus first to the court of Annas, head of the preeminent priestly family of the time in Jerusalem. Five of his...

January 25th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

“From that time on Jesus began to explain to his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem and suffer many things at the hands of the elders, the chief priests...

January 17th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

It took nearly twenty-five years after Pompey’s triumph in Jerusalem for the Romans to finally establish a stable government in Judea. Pompey returned almost immediately to Rome where he was...

January 10th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

The restoration of the Temple in 516 BC and the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem seventy two years later in 444 BC once again secured the Jewish identity in...

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