“The Lord will perfect that which concerns me; Your mercy, O Lord, endures forever; Do not forsake the works of Your hands.” (Psalm 138:8, NKJV)
The name 'apocalyptic' literature comes from the Greek 'apokalypto' meaning 'to reveal.' It was a well-known literary genre among the Jews and Christians from about 200 B.C.E. to 200 A.D., a period leading up and including the New testament era. Apocalypse as a literary genre was a response to persecution and oppression, it flourished during the most difficult time in Jewish history.
Today in Philippine History. June 28, 1848, Francisco Mercado and Teodora Alonso, the parents of Dr. Jose Rizal, got married.
“The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.” (2 Peter 3:9, NKJV)
Pastorbluejeans Unplugged Weekender: GMRC, the Renaming of NAIA and the Bible’s Stress on Early Training of Kids, and the Reasons for the Change of Biblical Names Persons and Places.
Pastorbluejeans Unplugged Weekender deals with important incidents, events and issues that transpired over the week in light of God’s word.
June 26, 1875, a Royal decree was issued authorizing the preparation of a general plan for a railroad in Luzon.
Today in Philippine History. June 26, 1875, a Royal decree was issued authorizing the preparation of a general plan for a railroad in Luzon.
June 24, 1571 Manila was proclaimed as the capital of the Spanish colonial administration in the Philippines.
Today in Philippine History. June 24, 1571 Manila was proclamed as the capital of the Spanish colonial administration in the Philippines.
June 23, 1869, Carlos Maria de la Torre Assumed Office as the New Governor-General of the Philippines.
Today in Philippine History. June 23, 1869, in the first flush of the revolution a new governor, General Carlos Ma. de la Torre y Nava Cerrada, assumed office as the new Governor-General of the Philippines.
“But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint.” (Isaiah 40:31, NKJV)
The Lord shall preserve you from all evil; He shall preserve your soul. The Lord shall preserve your going out and your coming in From this time forth, and even forevermore. (Psalm 121:7-8)
June 21, 1574, Fray Martin de Rada, Father Provincial of the Augustinians in the Philippines, gave his written opinion regarding the exaction by the Spaniards of tributes from the natives.
Today in Philippine History. June 21, 1574, Fray Martin de Rada gave his written opinion regarding the exaction by the Spaniards of tributes from the natives.