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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The practice of praying through Saints can be found in Christian writings from the 3rd century onward. The 4th-century Apostles’ Creed states belief in the communion of Saints,…

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What are the top 5 most practiced religions in the world? Nearly 75 per cent of the world’s population practices one of the five most influential religions of…

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An associate pastor is a church employee who assists the senior pastor with the church’s daily operations. His tasks include managing events for church ministries, supervising church volunteers,…

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Charitable and religious workers seeking to carry out duties for a Canadian charitable or religious organization are supported by Canadian public policy considerations that allow these workers to…

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The middle colonies saw a mixture of religions, including Quakers (who founded Pennsylvania), Catholics, Lutherans, a few Jews, and others. The southern colonists were a mixture as well,…

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