Religion

Matters of Faith: Do You Really Think It’s By Chance?

Matters of Faith: Do You Really Think It’s By Chance?

Ecclesiastes‬ ‭9:11‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “I have observed something else under the sun. The fastest runner doesn’t always win the race, and the strongest warrior doesn’t always win the battle. The wise sometimes go hungry, and the skillful are not necessarily wealthy. […]

by · September 24, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
What is Rosh Hashanah 

What is Rosh Hashanah 

Tonight at sundown, Jews in New York and across the world began observing the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. This is a time of reflection over what the past year has brought, and a time of prayer, hope, and optimism […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Cultures, Holidays, Religion
Cuomo: “Happy Rosh Hashanah”

Cuomo: “Happy Rosh Hashanah”

On Twitter, Governor Cuomo offered his “warmest wishes for a sweet New Year.” To all those celebrating #RoshHashanah, I send my warmest wishes for a sweet New Year. L’Shanah Tovah. pic.twitter.com/NXvqPUhU6v — Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) September 20, 2017

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays, Religion
Mayor de Blasio: Shana Tova!

Mayor de Blasio: Shana Tova!

Chirlane and I want to wish all New Yorkers, especially those celebrating, a happy and healthy new year right before Rosh Hashanah begins. This city is rich with Jewish heritage and culture, and we are all better for it. The […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Cultures, Holidays, Religion
L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

The Bronx Chronicle Wishes Our Readers a Sweet and Happy New Year In Celebration of Rosh Hashanah! L’Shanah Tovah!

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays, Religion
Matters of Faith: The Difference Between a Comma and a Period

Matters of Faith: The Difference Between a Comma and a Period

‭‭Romans‬ ‭8:9-11‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. Now if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he is not His. And if Christ […]

by · September 17, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A New Land and a New Home!

Matters of Faith: A New Land and a New Home!

‭‭Genesis‬ ‭12:1-3‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “Now the LORD had said to Abram: “Get out of your country, From your family And from your father’s house, To a land that I will show you. I will make you a great nation; I will […]

by · September 10, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Now, What Do You Have to Say?

Matters of Faith: Now, What Do You Have to Say?

Proverbs 18:20-21 A man’s stomach shall be satisfied from the fruit of his mouth; From the produce of his lips he shall be filled. Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will […]

by · September 3, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: What is This Faith All About?

Matters of Faith: What is This Faith All About?

Romans 10:17 (HCSV) “Faith comes by hearing, and what is heard comes through the message about Christ.” This column is called “Matters of Faith” because it is intended to impress upon it’s readers the impact that faith has in almost […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: LET THERE BE LIGHT

Matters of Faith: LET THERE BE LIGHT

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Genesis‬ ‭1:1-5‬ ‭NKJV‬‬‬‬ “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form, and void; and darkness was on the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was […]

by · August 13, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: “Why I Do What I Do!”

Matters of Faith: “Why I Do What I Do!”

By: Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Acts 9:5-6 (NKJV) “And he said, “Who are You, Lord?” Then the Lord said, “I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting. It is hard for you to kick against the goads.” So he, […]

by · August 6, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: AN APPETITE FOR THE WORD!

Matters of Faith: AN APPETITE FOR THE WORD!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Psalms 119:103 (NKJV) “How sweet are Your words to my taste, Sweeter than honey to my mouth!” Webster’s Dictionary defines appetite as “a physical desire for food: a desire or liking for something.” […]

by · July 30, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: AN UNUSUAL PAIR

Matters of Faith: AN UNUSUAL PAIR

Ecclesiates 3:1-4 (KJV) To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A BRAND NEW BODY!

Matters of Faith: A BRAND NEW BODY!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 2 Cor. 5:1(5) (NLT) “For we know that when this earthly tent we live in is taken down (that is, when we die and leave this earthly body), we will have a house […]

by · July 16, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: “FLY, RUN OR WALK…,”

Matters of Faith: “FLY, RUN OR WALK…,”

SCRIPT: Isaiah 40:27-31 “Why do you say, O Jacob, and speak, O Israel: ‘My way is hidden from the Lord, And my just claim is passed over by my God’? Have you not known? Have you not heard? The everlasting […]