The Book of Judges mentions twelve leaders who are said to “judge” Israel: Othniel, Ehud, Shamgar, Deborah, Gideon, Tola, Jair, Jephthah, Ibzan, Elon, Abdon, and Samson. How many…

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Hallelujah, also spelled alleluia, Hebrew liturgical expression meaning “praise ye Yah” (“praise the Lord”). It appears in the Hebrew Bible in several psalms, usually at the beginning or…

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12 Ethiopian Bible Society. Metsehaf Kidus (The Holy Bible, Amharic version). What’s the name of the Ethiopian Bible? Unlike the King James Bible, which contains 66 books, the…

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Christianity is the largest religion in Germany, and was introduced to the area of modern Germany with the conversion of the first Germanic tribes in the 4th century….

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The story of Hanukkah is preserved in the books of the First and Second Maccabees, which describe in detail the re-dedication of the Temple in Jerusalem and the…

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“Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts” (Psalm 105:2). … Singing allows us the opportunity to speak out about what He has…

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: the act or state of keeping government and religion separate from each other. What is the true meaning of separation of church and state? The principle that…

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As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for…

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It is illegal to harass a person because of his or her religion. Harassment can include, for example, offensive remarks about a person’s religious beliefs or practices. Is…

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All crustaceans and mollusk shellfish have no scales and are therefore unclean. These include shrimp/prawns, lobster, scallops, mussels, oysters, squid, octopus, crabs and other shellfish) is not clean….

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