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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Those sections of the United States, especially in the South and Middle West, where Protestant fundamentalism is widely practiced.

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  • Red Letter Christians believe in the doctrines of the Apostle's Creed, are convinced that the Scriptures have been inspired by the Holy Spirit, and make having a personal transforming relationship with the resurrected Christ the touchtone of their faith.

    Tony Campolo: The Surprising Evangelical Support For Newt Gingrich

  • St. John the Apostle's original structure was built in 1878 and seated 150 to 200 people.

    Leesburg Catholic church breaks ground for $15 million building

  • The Apostle's "no" is clear and also convincing for anyone who observes the "logic" of our world.

    Homily of Papal Vespers on 28 June 2009

  • The Apostle's intention is to highlight the universal scope of salvation in Christ.

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  • The prayers are an Apostle's Creed followed by three Our Fathers, followed by this thirteen times:

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  • Draw authority from the teaching and doctrines of the Apostles, study them in light of the original Hebrew Scripture, and interpret according to the Apostle's preaching, according to their early creeds.

    Blind Faith?

  • From the Apostle's Creed: "I believe in the Holy catholic church," that is, the church universal.

    Matt Idom: A Different Patriotism

  • For this we have to look at he who was there at the Earthquake of Arabia written of in the Acts of the Apostle's as whenSaul the Persecutor of the Believerswho became Paul the Defender of the Believers; that Great Earthquake felt on the Road to Sham he fell off hismount; and his companions scattered; as on the Road toDamascus in Syria; that is written of in the New Testament.

    OpEdNews - Diary: The Revealing of the Beast of the Earth: Dabbat al-Ard

  • To speak of this I will have to reveal a little more of myself to broach such a sensitive subject; but suffice to say that he who reaches the Grail reaches Perfection; as the Lamb said to his disciples and the Apostle's among them;

    A Review of Justin E. Griffin's book "The Grail Procession"

  • Jewish friend who does not share his "belief" in the trinity, the virgin birth, or the resurrection, to take a few of the attestations that the congregant makes routinely when he recites the Apostle's Creed.

    Why We All Just Can't Get Along

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