Are Christians Forbidden to Eat Blood?

Would you like your steak well done, medium, or rare? For many, a rare steak is a favorite dish, reserved for special occasions or relished after a long week at work. Yet the inclusion in Acts 15:29 of abstain from . . . blood and what has been strangledamong a list of forbidden practices for... Read more

Nigerian Christians executed in cold blood by Islamist extremists

The executioners gave a chilling warning to other Christians before shooting the men deadChristians are among five Nigerian men to have been executed in Nigeria by Islamist extremists. The deaths were recorded in a 35-second video posted to YouTube by Eons Intelligence before being removed.  It showed the men blindfolded and kneeling in front of... Read more

Children of Blood and Bone and the Importance of the Black Imagination in the West – Christ and Pop Culture

Every other Tuesday inStoried,K. B. Hoyleexplores the ways our cultural narratives act on us individually and in society as a whole. In Tomi Adeyemis best-selling YA Fantasy story, Children of Blood and Bone, seventeen-year-old Zlie discovers shes been chosen by the gods to restore magic to the maji, her oppressed people from whom an evil... Read more

Kanye West Drops New Single, ‘Wash Us in the Blood,’ Announces Upcoming Chrisitan Album

Kanye West Drops New Single, 'Wash Us in the Blood,' Announces Upcoming Chrisitan Album Grammy Award-winning artist Kanye West has new music in the works following his 2019 gospel album Jesus Is Kingand his Sunday Service Choirs companion album Jesus Is Born.On Monday, the rapper turned gospel artist revealed the cover of his... Read more

Check Out the Latest From Kanye West, Featuring Travis Scott: ‘Wash Us in the Blood’ | RELEVANT Magazine

Kanye West is back with his first new music sinceJesus Is King.The song is called “Wash Us in the Blood,” featuring a guest verse of Travis Scott, and it continues West’s fascination with Christian themes. You can listen below or wherever you get your tunes here. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLxL5Q-WmkU[/embed] There’s also a music video, which features... Read more

Christians in Pakistan made to pay blood money before release - Mission Network News

Christians in Pakistan made to pay blood cash earlier than launch – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Pakistan (MNN) The Pakistani authorities made 39 harmless Christians pay a big sum of blood cash, often called a diya, earlier than releasing them from jail. There was no proof in opposition to [these Christians], says Bruce Allen of FMI. However [the government] mentioned, hey, if we are able to get diya paid to... Read more

Francis Chan on Communion: "Everyone Saw It as the Literal Body and Blood of Christ" | RELEVANT Magazine

Francis Chan on Communion: “Everyone Saw It as the Literal Body and Blood of Christ” | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] A clip of a Francis Chan sermon shared by on-line preaching useful resource account SemonIndex has caught some consideration because it seems to point out Chan acknowledging that, traditionally, the Christian view of communion was dominated by transubstantiation the assumption that the bread and wine of the Eucharist are the literal physique... Read more