The Real Saint Nicholas | Christian History

December 6 marks Saint Nicholas Day, and I thought I'd mark the beginning of the Christmas season by telling the story of Santa Claus's namesake. But before I do, I should remark that, historically speaking, there's not much we really know about Nicholas. Though he's one of the most popular saints in the Greek and …

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This Thanksgiving, Stop Idolizing the Pilgrims | Christianity Today

So, we need to talk about the Pilgrims https://t.co/AX3YllkAOi — Christianity Today (@CTmagazine) November 22, 2017 _____________________ OTHER RESOURCES Civil Religion Has No Place in God's House | TGC Jesus Is Not Your American Patriot | TGC Sociopolitical Conservatism is Not Christianity

Is Trump Octavian?

January 20th 2017, will be remembered as the day the people became the rulers of this nation again! https://t.co/n6aMK1MCRC pic.twitter.com/YVXQYqt9uR — President Trump (@POTUS) January 21, 2017 History repeats itself. In his inaugural speech, Donald J. Trump's words held a familiar ring... like that of Octavius (or, Octavian, the biblical Augustus) when vying for office against those …

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