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Fuel – New App by Ignite Youth
26th September, 2017

Fuel is the essential daily companion to following Jesus and growing in your Catholic faith. Seamlessly designed and refreshingly simple, gain insights from reflections on the daily readings, explore the complete Catholic Bible, watch inspiring talks, or journey through one

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The Jewish Roman World
11th December, 2015

This website contains several articles which explore the society into which Jesus was born and from which the Christian scriptures emerged. Some of the articles are quite academic in tone, others very approachable and easily understood.

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Historical Context of the New Testament
11th December, 2015

This was a time in the history of the biblical world that was extraordinarily complex. Three major forces were at work, contributing to and shaping the world into which Jesus came and in which the NT was written: Greek culture,

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New Testament Chronology
11th December, 2015

This chronology of the New Testament period provides approximate dates for the birth of Christ, the death and resurrection of Jesus, the dates for the Roman Emperors who reigned during the lifetime of Jesus and the apostles, the conversion of

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Jewish Religious Groups
11th December, 2015

Let’s go back two centuries before Christ. There was ‘Hellenisation’ – the cultural and religious influence of all things Greek. A group of strict Jews emerged who resisted any Greek influences – especially religious influences. They were called ‘the separate

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Jewish Groups in the New Testament
11th December, 2015

Many people used to think of first-century Judaism as a monolithic block, a solidly unified religion, from which Christianity split off as a new religion.  In contrast, we now know that there were many different sub-groups within ancient Judaism, and

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