Thread by @NyashaJunior on Resources for Knowing the Differences & Similarities between Amish, Mennonite, and Quaker Faith Traditions

Thread by @NyashaJunior: Digital Quaker Collection esr.earlham.edu/dqc/index.html @ESRQuaker #AmRel Plowshares Digital Archive for Peace Studies palni.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collec… @earlham1847 #AmRel Mennonites, Amish, and the Pennsylvania Dutch Language anab… — Read on threadreaderapp.com/thread/1266736819242139650.html

Cedarville’s plan to save Anthony Moore abandoned its students — and Moore

(RNS) — Welcoming an admitted sexual offender into the sort of environment that facilitated his previous crime did not show love for him or the student body. — Read on religionnews.com/2020/04/28/cedarvilles-plan-to-save-anthony-moore-abandoned-its-students-and-moore/

The 3 Discrediting Faults of the Council of Nicea (325 CE)

1. Constantine “invited” 1800 church representatives to the Council of Nicea, but only 300 attended. That is 84% refusing the emperor and 16% complying with the emperor’s demands. 16% is hardly a quorum. Accordingly, are we to believe that these 300 out of 1800 were specially inspired & spoke with Divine authority for all Christians, …

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What is Clericalism?

IVEREIGH: #Clericalism is the use of the priesthood - it's the use of that faculty or that power for prestige, for self-enrichment, to use power over people.POGGIOLI: Corruption fostered by clericalism, ... is at the very root of #ClericalSexAbuse... https://t.co/6IRQ2d4YI8— Lamb’s Harbinger (@OtterFella) (@LambsHarbinger) March 17, 2020

Steep decline in practicing Christians will have major repercussions for church leaders: study – The Christian Post

New research from the Barna Group found that the share of practicing Christians in the United States has nearly dropped in half over the last two decades — a shift the group warns will have “major repercussions” for church leaders. — Read on http://www.christianpost.com/amp/steep-decline-in-practicing-christians-will-have-major-repercussions-for-church-leaders-study.html

How the Trump Cabinet’s Bible Teacher Became a Shadow Diplomat – The New York Times

Ralph Drollinger is on a mission to extend the influence he has in Washington around the world. Is he representing Jesus, the administration — or himself? — Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/29/magazine/ralph-drollinger-white-house-evangelical.html OTHER RESOURCES: I wasn't there, but had a take on that trip for @RightWingWatch https://t.co/0f7RZG5q5J— Peter Montgomery (@petemont) October 29, 2019 Telling tidbit on the …

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