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About amartinez

Dr. Aquiles E. Martinez is Professor of Religion (Biblical Studies) and Coordinator of the Religion and Philosophy Programs at Reinhardt University. Ordained in the United Methodist Church, Dr. Martinez has dedicated a good part of his life to equip pastors and church leaders in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the United States, with the appropriate skills, knowledge, and experiences so they can serve their communities effectively. In addition to his many books, articles, and essays published in English and Spanish, Dr. Martinez has served several churches and the global community as an effort to help people develop significant relationships with God and their neighbors, especially with marginalized communities.

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Que tus palabras y gestos alumbren el corazón de quienes crucen tu camino May your words and gestures enlighten the heart of those who cross your path

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Puertas abiertas, de manos abiertas, de memorias ciertas

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La libertad comienza con un sueño… Freedom begins with a dream…

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  Destellos de la divina plenitud iluminan nuestro horizonte con trazos de esperanza Glimpses of the divine fullness illuminate our horizon with strokes of hope

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The Eyes of the Beholders: How Should We Interpret Religion?

Years of experience in the fields of biblical studies and religion, as well as in other walks of life, have taught me one valuable lesson: reality is what we make of it, and what we make of it is both … Continue reading

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Entren por sus puertas con acción de gracias (Salmo 100:4)

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Basilica of the Annunciation – Nazareth

Located in the town where, according to the Gospels, Jesus was raised and lived most of his life, this church, built in 1969, was erected on the location where, according to Roman-Catholic speculation, Gabriel, a messenger from God. told Mary … Continue reading

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How Does It Work? The Role of Religion in Society

Religion is one of the fundamental institutions or ways of living in society.[1]  Its contributions and limitations are undeniable.  However, there are differences of opinion regarding what its roles are in society or should be like, for that matter.  And … Continue reading

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La soledad es nuestra más fiel compañera Loneliness is our most faithful companion

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En cada lugar, tiempo, pueblo y cultura, cada familia es SAGRADA, no solamente aquella a la que se le dedica un santuario In every place, time, people, and culture, every family is SACRED, not just the one to whom a … Continue reading

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