God Will No Longer Be "he" Or "lord" In Sweden

The Church of Sweden is changing its language so that God will no longer take on the human characteristic of "he." And while they're at it, "Lord" will be dropped as well. After an eight-day discussion about updating a church handbook that offers guidelines on now to conduct services, the decision to make God gender-neutral was made yesterday.

  • Why do religious make vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience?
    Brother Francis promises obedience and reverence to the Lord Pope Honorius and his canonically ... In this way they foreshadow Heaven, where there is no longer marriage, but a profound union ...
    10/14/2018 - 5:09 pm | View Link
  • 'Presence of the Lord'
    It was the pull, the friendliness, the family atmosphere, and the longer you stay, the more you learn. And, as (Young) said, the presence of the Lord is evident." Young said the secret to the church's ...
    10/14/2018 - 1:05 am | View Link
  • How Hillsong Church conquered the music industry in God’s name
    Hillsong songs like “Shout to the Lord” and “Everyday” were my hymns ... If Smith ever were to leave the church, she would no longer get paid for her work even though it was generating revenue. People ...
    10/11/2018 - 10:40 am | View Link
  • Einstein's Famous "God Letter" Is Up for Auction
    Or, take his oft-cited pronouncement in 1921 that “The Lord God is subtle ... But a limited causality is no longer a causality at all [emphasis added], as indeed our wonderful Spinoza originally ...
    10/11/2018 - 8:12 am | View Link
  • All We Do is Because of Jesus
    we will no longer closely follow the Lord. There is no doubt that the three Hebrew young men survived the fiery furnace because of their love for the Lord (see Daniel 3). That’s the reason the fourth ...
    10/10/2018 - 12:06 pm | View Link
  • More
  • O God! Refresh and gladden my spirit.
    O God! Refresh and gladden my spirit. O God! Refresh and gladden my spirit. Purify my heart. Illumine my powers. I lay all my affairs in Thy hand.
    10/14/2018 - 8:21 pm | View Website
  • Names of God in Judaism
    The name of God most often used in the Hebrew Bible is the Tetragrammaton (YHWH יהוה ‬). It is frequently anglicized as Jehovah and Yahweh and written in most English editions of the Bible as "the Lord" owing to the Jewish tradition viewing the divine name as increasingly too sacred to be uttered. It was thus replaced vocally in the synagogue ritual by the Hebrew word Adonai (“My Lords ...
    10/12/2018 - 2:51 am | View Website
  • God | Supernatural Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia
    God, initially known to Sam and Dean as Chuck Shurley, is a powerful primordial being who created the universe and nearly everything it contains, including the human soul. Amara, his older sister, is the only entity surpassing his power, with the Horseman Death, prior to his demise, being...
    10/11/2018 - 6:08 pm | View Website
  • Why I no longer follow John Piper or Desiring God ministry ...
    Hey there, I'm Sunny Shell, a wretch saved by God's grace through faith in Jesus Christ the Lord. I'm married to the most incredible man on earth, who loves Jesus more than he loves me, and we have two precious adult sons.
    10/11/2018 - 10:09 am | View Website
  • The Lord Stood by Me | Desiring God
    But the Lord stood by me and gave me strength to proclaim the message fully, that all the Gentiles might hear it. So I was rescued from the lion's mouth.
    10/11/2018 - 8:29 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News