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The Significance of These Biblical Numbers Will Blow Your Mind

There’s got to be a significant reason that Jacob had twelve sons, not thirteen. . . right? For some reason, we have ten commandments, not eight. As Catholics, we celebrate seven sacraments, not five. Is there a connection between our Catholic faith today and the numbers found in Scripture? If you’ve ever stopped to ponder …

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The Book of Jeremiah was very difficult for me to read, until I saw THIS!

If you’ve never heard of or seen The Bible Project on YouTube, GO CHECK IT OUT! This non-profit organization strives to explain overarching themes in Christian Scripture by walking through the Bible book by book and focusing the literary structures used in the sacred writings. Their latest on Jeremiah gives us an idea of the …

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The Ten Commandments and Facebook; an Examination of Conscience

When you think about it, there is a practical application of the Ten Commandments using the Social Network, Facebook. The Commandment: I am the Lord your God. You shall have no other gods before me. You shall not make for yourself an idol. Apart from this commandment forbidding idolatry, it also commands us to put …

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