ekklesia

Cindy Smith cms at dragon.com
Sun Jul 25 01:54:27 EDT 1999


Interestingly, ekklesia can be translated "Church" or "Gathering of people"
or perhaps "Congregation," but the word "Church" has a different origin
and is ultimately a corruption of kuriakos meaning "Belonging to the Lord."



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Delay not your conversion to the LORD,
Put it not off from day to day	
   Ecclesiasticus/Ben Sira 5:8

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