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Papayrus scrap quotes Jesus saying ‘my wife…’

Papayrus scrap quotes Jesus saying ‘my wife…’

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A historian of early Christianity at Harvard Divinity School has identified a scrap of papyrus that she says was written in Coptic in the fourth century and contains a phrase never seen in any piece of Scripture: “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife …’ ” The faded papyrus fragment is smaller than […]

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Polite society and Sun Myung Moon

Polite society and Sun Myung Moon

This article was originally published by the Korea Times in Seoul following the death at 92 on Sept. 3, of Rev. Sun Myung Moon, founder of The Washington Times. By Michael Breen It’s hard to feel sorry for a billionaire, harder if he’s regarded by thousands around the world as the messiah. But spare a […]

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Sun Myung Moon, savior to some, lived out large vision

Sun Myung Moon, savior to some, lived out large vision

Rev. Sun Myung Moon has died Sunday at age 92. The controversial founder of the Unification Church was known for attracting young converts in the 1970s and for conducting mass weddings. Sun Myung Moon was born in 1920 to a poor family in what is now North Korea. His life took a dramatic turn on […]

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Help wanted: Messiah at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to save the nation

Help wanted: Messiah at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to save the nation

BILL MAHER: Do you think that they have a messiah complex, because I always heard that Obama was “The One,” you know. REIHAN SALAM: He hasn’t pledged to lower the level of the seas yet. MAHER: Okay, but wait. This is what Ann Romney, I heard Ann Romney say this week. She was interviewed on […]

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Finding the messiah in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Finding the messiah in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

The Hebrew month of Av contains many contradictions and competing emotions. … One way that we find comfort in Av is the claim that the messiah, the one who will bring redemption to the Jewish people and peace to the entire world, will be born on Tisha B’Av. … Like many of my peers, I […]

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Rev. Moon, famous and uniquely Korean, is ill

Rev. Moon, famous and uniquely Korean, is ill

Wall Street Journal / Asia Though he doesn’t get much attention at home, Rev. Moon Sun-myung is likely the most famous Korean in the world, except perhaps for the North’s dictator. The news that the 92-year-old head of the Unification Church is hospitalized with pneumonia made the front page of only a few South Korean […]

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Legacy of Rabbi Schneerson wins high profile recognition

Legacy of Rabbi Schneerson wins high profile recognition

Hundreds of Chabad-Lubavitch rabbis and supporters from nearly 40 states and more than 40 countries, including Israel, Uruguay, Cambodia, Canada, India and Australia, convened in Washington, D.C., for the international Living Legacy Conference to honor the legacy of the Lubavitcher rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson of blessed memory. The conference comprised a congressional leadership breakfast […]

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Iran trusts ‘gospel’ of Barnabas find will bring down Christianity

Iran trusts ‘gospel’ of Barnabas find will bring down Christianity

A leather-bound religious text, thought to date from the fifth century but discovered only 12 years ago, will cause the collapse of Christianity worldwide, Iran has claimed. The book, written on animal hide, was confiscated during an anti-smuggling operation in Turkey’s Mediterranean region in 2000. Turkish authorities believe it could be an authentic version of […]

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