Items Tagged "Jesus Christ"
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Resurrection celebrated in town terrorists attacked
United Methodist bishop in Côte d’Ivoire holds Easter service in town that was site of deadly terrorist attack. Read More
Walking with Christ: Do you know the way to Emmaus?
Luke’s account of the risen Christ’s journey remains beloved reading and gives inspiration to United Methodist-supported retreats. Here is why it resonates. Read More
Words of wisdom from mother Mary
With great faith, Christ’s mother challenged social expectations. She offers lessons for our Christian witness today. Read More
United Methodists join in Ferguson protest
An interracial group of clergy and lay people joined in a nonviolent demonstration to “be a presence of peace.” Read More
‘We shall be raised!’
“I believe in … the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting." Christians have repeated these words for centuries. But what do they mean? Several scholars offer their perspectives. Read More
What can Christians learn from Judas?
Christians still struggle today with how to view Jesus’ most notorious disciple. Scholars argue for a nuanced view. Read More
Washing Feet: A dream for a servant
"There is nothing more important in heaven or on earth than washing feet." A sick man's dream of Jesus changes his life forever. Read More
6 questions with ‘Chuck Knows Church’ star
Josh Childs, who plays the titular lead, talks about his own faith and his extensive research for the popular series' potluck episode. Read More
Christmas meditation: Jesus in unexpected places
Writer reflects, ‘Jesus was surrounded by unexpected people in an out-of-the-way place’ – a reminder of where we still might meet him today. Read More
‘Jesus wept’: Finding God’s comfort when times are bad
Writer reflects, 'Though only 10 characters, too short to tweet, that verse has tremendous significance, when we are struggling to find hope.' Read More
Why did Jesus have to die?
As every Christian knows, Jesus freely died for our sins. But was there a less brutal way for God and humanity to be reconciled? Read More
What does The United Methodist Church teach about the Virgin Mary?
Learn more about The United Methodist teaching on the Virgin Mary. Read More
Our Christian Roots: Jesus
We believe in the mystery of salvation through Jesus Christ. God became human in Jesus of Nazareth; and his life, death and resurrection demonstrates God's redeeming love. Read More
Did Jesus have a wife?
Papyrus fragment has revived an old debate that likely reflects early Christian disputes about marriage - not the historical Jesus. Read More