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Christians in the world today

British Broadcasting Corporation.

Christians in the world today

by British Broadcasting Corporation.

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Published by BBC Radiovision in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by Ralph Rolls]. Pt.2, New Spirit.
ContributionsRolls, Ralph.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sound cassette (20 mins.) :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14198753M

  The Book of Revelation by the Apostle John outlines the end of the world and the Second Coming of Jesus Christ. In the final chapters of the Bible, the Four Horsemen of .   Mary Fairchild is a full-time Christian minister, writer, and editor of two Christian anthologies, including "Stories of Cavalry." In the last years, the number of Christians in the world has quadrupled from about million in to more than 2 billion presently. Today, Christianity is the world's largest religious group.

The book of Revelation also describes an incredibly deceptive alliance of internationally powerful political and religious entities attempting to prevent Jesus’ reign from ever being established. Their opposition to Him and His saints will result in a time of international turmoil and . To sum up, the Christian's vocation is to be in the world, but not of it; to represent Christ in it and to intercede on its behalf because it is under judgment (this is the Christian's priesthood), to identify himself with its sufferings but not with its attitudes, to bring his influence to bear upon the world's life without being corrupted by.

Christians: The world's most persecuted people 80 per cent of all acts of religious discrimination in the world today are directed at Christians. Rupert Shortt has written a book called.   The things of this world, wars, famine, suffering, poverty, etc., impact Christians and non-Christians alike. By remembering that we are “not of this world,” remembering that these things are just for a little while, we can see them in a different light.


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