One of my favorite works of literature is I Claudius and the sequel, Claudius the God. In I Claudius, Robert Graves has Augustus pondering this upon learning that the Senate has voted to make him a god:
The Senate voted today to make me a god in Palmyra. There will be a little statue to me in the temple and people will bring offerings to me, ask me to bring rain or cure their father's gout. Tell me, Livia. If I'm a god, even in Palymra, how do I cure gout?
Communion Isn't for Remembering Our Sins - It's for Remembering Christ! - "For as often as you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord's death till He comes." 1 Cor 11:26 Communion, or The Lord's Supper, isn't f...
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