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RELIGION

Who Was The Progenitor Of African Nations Among The Tree Sons Of Noah?

The book of Genesis chapters nine and ten made us to realize that after God destroyed the first world with flood, leaving only the family of Noah and the three sons of Noah were the progenitors or sources of the present nations of the world, " And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, , and Ham, and Japheth..

  1 month ago ago
Who Was The Progenitor Of African Nations Among The Tree Sons Of Noah?

ENTERTAINMENT

19-Year-Old Upcoming Model, Beverly Shares Lovely Photos Of Her Flaunting Her Skin On Her Vacation

Fast rising 19 years old model, actress and social media influencer, Beverly Tlhako who hails from South Africa has taken to her Instagram page with 280 thousand followers to share some photos of her enjoying her short vacation.Beverly Tlhako who claims to be 19 years old despite the backlash from people saying she's lying about her age shared some photos of her by the pool side while enjoying her short vacation at Camps Bay, Western Cape Town South Africa with her friend, Prudy Mash.

  7 months ago ago
19-Year-Old Upcoming Model, Beverly Shares Lovely Photos Of Her Flaunting Her Skin On Her Vacation

RELIGION

Why Canaan Was Cursed Even Though It Was Ham Who Sinned. (Genesis 9:24–25)

Soon after the flood in Genesis chapter nine, Noah and his family, comprising of his wife, his three sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth and their wives, started out a new life to continue the human generations. He became a vineyard owner, and produced different farm fruits, especially the grapevines or wine products.

  5 months ago ago
Why Canaan Was Cursed Even Though It Was Ham Who Sinned. (Genesis 9:24–25)

RELIGION

The Family Tree of Shem, The First Son of Noah and How It Leads Down To Jesus

Shem was one of the three sons of Noah. Before the great flood that God used to judge the inhabitants of the earth for their great wickedness . (Genesis 6:5–7), God instructed the righteous Noah to build a great ark to save Noah and his wife, along with their sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth, and their wives.

  1 month ago ago
The Family Tree of Shem, The First Son of Noah and How It Leads Down To Jesus

TRAVEL

7 Untold Truths You May Not Know About The Story Of Noah And The Ark

Noah's Ark is probably one of the biggest stories most would call a tall tale within the Bible. The primary account of Noah in the Bible is in the Book of Genesis. Noah was the tenth of the Pre-Flood (Antediluvian) Patriarchs. His father was Lamech and his mother is not named in the biblical accounts. When Noah was five hundred years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth (Genesis 5:32). The pith of the story is of timeless appeal: one hero(Noah) in the hot seat with full responsibility and almost

  1 year ago ago
7 Untold Truths You May Not Know About The Story Of Noah And The Ark

ENTERTAINMENT

Should Bobrisky Be Referred to as "She or Shem"?

Bobrisky has transformed into a beauty and she has publicly announced that she shouldn't be referred to as a "He" rather she should be referred to as a "She". Recently, an article about her has suggested that she might have a girlfriend, while another compared her looks to that of Lee Min-ho, the actor from South Korean. Recall, she once made a video on her instagram page, replying to one of her follower who commented "you look good bro" not to call her bro and she warned all her followers that she should henceforth

  1 year ago ago
Should Bobrisky Be Referred to as

POLITICS

OPINION: 7-years after the famous ‘Oga at the top’ saga, where is Shem Obafaiye?

March 15, 2013 will forever be remembered by Nigerians as it was a day that saw the trend, “My Oga at the top” gain a significant popularity. As a popular figure in Nigeria, your words, reactions and body language can either make you famous for a good reason, or make you famous for the wrong reason. Shem Obafaiye, will forever remember the supposed mentioned date, as he trended for the wrong reason. The NSCDC is one of the most important security agencies in Nigeria and to have someone like Commander Shem

  1 year ago ago
OPINION: 7-years after the famous ‘Oga at the top’ saga, where is Shem Obafaiye?

RELIGION

The Priesthood of Jesus Melchizedek and Orunmila

There’s a line from the Holy Bible that people at different times have used to reiterate their seniority over a newbie or someone who feels like they’ve gotten to a certain level with his superiors. That line was said by Jesus and it read thus:  ‘Before Abraham, I was/Am’.   This line is said to be a testament to Jesus’ presence since the beginning of time and before it. Up until recently, I thought the same way, and I definitely have used that line a lot of times. I said, up until recently unt

  2 years ago ago
The Priesthood of Jesus Melchizedek and Orunmila

POLITICS

Generations After Noah- See The Descendants Of Noah And The Ancestor Of Each Race

Race has perhaps been in the picture for thousands of years, and as it classified today, it has been classified since the time of old biblical characters. I happen to prefer the biblical classification of race rather than the recent classification that only seem to tear us apart and create a right from a simple term. Of course in the biblical classification of race, race is due to ancestor and not necessarily by color. Which makes it even more fascinating and quite acceptable. Just before we get into the cl

  1 year ago ago
Generations After Noah- See The Descendants Of Noah And The Ancestor Of Each Race

RELIGION

Opinion: Fellow Christians, This Bible Verse is Very Confusing to me, Kindly Help Me Explain

Before Proceeding, Make sure you tap the follow button and also share this article to your friends for more. Christianity is one of the numerous religions outside and I respect that alot because of my love for God. I am a Christian and after church service today, I picked up my Bible and tried going through a verse of the Bible in the old testament and something hit me. So, I asked questions about that verse and chapter in the old testament and no one was able to give me a clearer explanation. After much thought,

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Fellow Christians, This Bible Verse is Very Confusing to me, Kindly Help Me Explain

ENTERTAINMENT

Is It True That Ham Noah's Son Sodomized/Castrated His Father And Was Cursed For Doing So?

Ham was the last of Noah's three sons. Noah and his family existed at a time when the society was morally corrupt. The Bible records that Noah and his family were the only righteous people on earth at that time. God instructed Noah to build an ark to save him and his family. God then used a deluge to kill every human being on the earth. Noah and his family were preserved in the ark. After the deluge, Noah alighted from the ark with his family. The Bible says that Noah became a vinedresser. He kept a garden of

  1 year ago ago
Is It True That Ham Noah's Son Sodomized/Castrated His Father And Was Cursed For Doing So?

SPORTS

Arsenal Fans react to Thomas Partey's photo

Thomas Partey signed for Arsenal FC some days ago, and this signing has been one of the greatest for most Arsenal FC fans because of the compatibility and efficiency in this player (Partey). As we all know that it is now a normal routine for a new signed player to undergo a photo-shoot with his new club jersey. Thomas Partey has finally undertaken his official photo-shoot, Arsenal FC have shared the first official pictures of Thomas Partey in the Gunners red and white. Check out some comments from Arsenal FC

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Arsenal Fans react to Thomas Partey's photo

RELIGION

Why Are There Calamities In This World If God Is Love? (Part 2)

Now, you find this in the book of Jude.The Bible says they took on human form, and then they married the women of the earth to pollute the seed, the pure seed.Are you with me so far?

  8 months ago ago
Why Are There Calamities In This World If God Is Love? (Part 2)

RELIGION

Five(5) Times Men Of God Laid Curses In The Bible And What Happened Afterwards

As Nigerians continue to debate on what transpired free days ago when David Ibiyiome of Salvation Ministries cursed Daddy Freeze an OAP presenter, while he was preaching, it is only needful to search the scriptures to verify their actions. Many have argued it was wrong for the Port Harcourt based preacher to exchange words and even go as far as laying curses on Freeze who have a history of attacking preachers due to their exorbitant lifestyles after milking the tithes of their congregation. Others have justified

  1 year ago ago
Five(5) Times Men Of God Laid Curses In The Bible And What Happened Afterwards

CULTURE

Fun Facts About History

Since 1945, all British tanks have included equipment to make tea.Ancient Romans used human urine as mouthwash.The ammonia in urine is an effective natural cleaning agent.The world’s shortest war, the Anglo-Zambian War, lasted less than 45 minutes.

  9 months ago ago
Fun Facts About History

RELIGION

Great Biblical Doctrines In The Book Of Job

Amazing And Great Biblical Doctrines In The Book Of Job, in the book of job 2:9, when job wife saw the loss of their wealth and their sons and daughters, and when she saw him afflicted with sore boils and she said course God and die. Coursing God is what Job feared his sons would do, so he offered sacrifices continually for them. (Job 1:5). Now his wife urged him to course God and die (vs10). How senseless! This is the time one should be making more complete preparations, instead of cursing Him---preparations

  1 year ago ago
Great Biblical Doctrines In The Book Of Job

RELIGION

The Categorisation Of Major World Religions

The religions of the world can be broadly categorized into two. 1_ Semitic religions. 2_ Non Semitic religions. Semitic religions: are religions that originated among the Semitics. According to the Bible, Prophet Noah عليه السلام had a son called Shem. The descendants of Shem are known as Semites. Therefore, Semitic religions are the religions that originated among the Jews, Arabs, Assyrians, Phoenicians, and other. The Major Semitic religions are: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. All these religi

  1 year ago ago
The Categorisation Of Major World Religions