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Are “principalities and powers” mere metaphors to describe systemic, structural evil? Or are they real spiritual entities that rule (operate through) systemic, structural evil? Does it matter?  According to Ron Sider, “When Paul speaks of the principalities and powers, he refers both to the socio-political structures of human society and to unseen spiritual forces that undergird, […]

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Do individual sins ever congeal into a critical mass? Can sin collectively mobilize into a force beyond the individuals themselves? Can sin “team up” to become something bigger, something stronger, something diabolical that takes control beyond any one person?  What is that?  Are we dealing with those “principalities and powers” and “spiritual forces of wickedness in […]

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Can you spot the difference?  con·form·i·ty  1. action in accord with prevailing social standards, attitudes, practices, etc.  2. correspondence in form, nature, or character3. compliance or acquiescence; obedience u·ni·ty  1. the state of oneness or harmony among many different people2. a whole or totality as combining all its parts into one3. absence of diversity that […]

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