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The controversy over India's history centers on the origin of the Aryan culture, as we shall see in more detail below.
In 1921, archaeologists uncovered evidence of an ancient civilization along the Indus River, which today runs through northwest India into Pakistan.
The readings, which highlight Christ's coming in the future, focus on his "second coming" on the Last Day at the end of time. Hence a "pink" candle was used to signify "rejoicing." Some also included a white "Christ candle" in the middle to be lit during the 12 days of Christmas (Dec. There are many beautiful customs and traditions surrounding Advent as well as a load of history concerning its development.
And the readings that highlight Christ's coming in the present focus on his ministry among us through Word and Sacrament today. These matters would be better found in books than here.
The first half of the church year (approximately December through June) highlights the of Christ. That's "the church year in a nutshell," and it should help reveal how Advent fits into "the big picture." Advent specifically focuses on Christ's "coming," but Christ's coming manifests itself among us in three ways — past, present, and future.
The readings which highlight Christ's coming in the past focus on the Old Testament prophecies of his incarnation at Bethlehem. The concept of giving each candle a name, i.e., Prophecy, Bethlehem, Shepherd and Angel, etc., is a relatively novel phenomenon and probably originates with certain entrepreneurial publishers seeking to sell Advent candles and devotional booklets.
Constantinople III - Called by Constantine IV - 680 AD - over 200 Bishops i. Monothelitism now condemned by "Pope" Leo II - would diminish Christ's humanity (how can He be tempted as we are if his will is divine? Diothelitism officially affirmed-2 natures 2 wills perfect unityg.
Nicaea II - 787 AD (Media - Paul Icon; 12th century Icon) i.
Although today's Hinduism differs significantly from earlier forms of Indian religion, its roots date back as far as 2000 BC, making it one of the oldest surviving religions.
Chalcedon – Emperor Marcion & Leo, Bishop of Rome 451 AD – 600 Bishopsi.
Condemned Monophysitism of Eutyches – Christ had one ‘fused’ nature, previously condemned for teaching Jesus had ‘one’ natureii.
Monothelitism entertained - Jesus two natures and one divine will; iii.
Further condemned Monophysitism - 1 nature, divine, not two.f.The survey will give us some idea of what you may be looking for and then we can suggest some opportunities for you to consider through a simple emailed report.