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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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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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  Voy a prepararles un lugar I am going to prepare a place for you Jesus, The Galilean

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Una ventana es una puerta abierta al horizonte A window is an open door towards the horizon

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Cuando Dios nos sale al encuentro para bendecirnos con su silente gracia When God comes to meet us to bless us with his/her silent grace  

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In the Beginning… The Origin of Religion

“Human existence is inexorably indebted to beginnings. Curiosity and mystery are timeless allies. Understanding is the resilient aspiration of all mortal inquiry” (AEM) For centuries, the question of how and when religion began has been one the mind-boggling enigmas that has captivated … Continue reading

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IN MEMORIAM: QUENTIN MOSES

Before the power and mystery of life, TOGETHER WE GRIEVE , TOGETHER WE RISE, TOGETHER WE CELEBRATE This picture is courtesy of Huitt Rabel!

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