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Part Seven– “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”

We continue with Part Seven, the finale of, “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”, written by May Tripp, founder of Animal Christian Concern, or ACC.  If you have not read the previous posts you can find them … Continue reading

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Part Six– “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”

We continue with Part Six in this series, written by May Tripp, founder of Animal Christian Concern, or ACC.  If you have not read the previous posts you can find them here:  Parts One, Two,  Three,  Four,  Five.  This article is included in the book, “Animal Welfare:  … Continue reading

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Part Five – “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”

We continue with Part Five in this series, written by May Tripp, founder of Animal Christian Concern, or ACC.  If you have not read the previous posts you can find them here:  Part One, Part Two, Part Three, Part Four.  This … Continue reading

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Part Four – “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”

Part four of an article based on a talk given by May Tripp at the Retreat For Animal Welfare, Maryvale, 19th June, 1993.  This article is included in the book, “Animal Welfare:  Through The Cross, A Collection Of Animal Christian Concern … Continue reading

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Part Three – “Through The Cross To The New Creation, The Church In Action”

Part three of an article based on a talk given by May Tripp at the Retreat For Animal Welfare, Maryvale, 19th June, 1993.  This article is included in the book, “Animal Welfare:  Through The Cross, A Collection Of Animal Christian Concern … Continue reading

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The Cross – The Greatest Love Story – Part Two

In Part One we were discussing that Christ defeats evil and takes away our sin (separation from him) on the cross – it has been removed as far as the east is from the west!  The world is still broken because of … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part Six – Conclusion

For those who have not yet read: Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five To put it simply, the sacrificial cult does not work. It never has worked. All those animal sacrifices were completely unnecessary. Even if … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part Five

For those who have not yet read: Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four I suspect the reason why most preachers focus only on the money changers is due to the words that Jesus spoke. In the Gospel of … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part Four

For those who have not yet read: Part One Part Two Part Three ~ There is an often overlooked detail in the Gospel of Matthew that Jesus was not alone in his protest. After Jesus chased out those buying and … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part Three

For those who have not yet read: Part One Part Two Those who sold doves Last, but certainly not least, Jesus turns his attention to those selling doves for sacrifice. Whilst Jesus initially targeted those buying and selling cattle, He … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part Two

For those who have not yet read Part One  The Sellers and Buyers In various Bible movies the temple marketplace has often been depicted as secular. We often imagine a scene where local people come to buy their groceries, tourists … Continue reading

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The Activism of Christ – Part One

Twice in Jesus ministry He is seen in the role of an activist, protesting in the temple. In the Gospel of John, Jesus goes into the Temple and makes a whip of cords and drives the animals and those selling … Continue reading

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Challenging Religion – Part Two

If you have not done so, you can read Part One here. To read the entire article, go here: Challenging Religion. Mercy not Sacrifice While God temporarily accommodated to animal sacrifice in the Old Testament, the prophet Jeremiah gives us a … Continue reading

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