FOUR Country Roads, a new play based on the colossal impact Big Tom and the Mainliners
had on a whole generation of Irish people, and especially their incredible link with the Irish emigrant community in the UK through their songs and music, will have its world premiere in Castleblayney next week.
Exploring Canadian church-goers' levels of comfort with other denomination's worship services, Bibby (1999) found a striking "tendency for denominations to express comfort with groups that are part of their 'religious families'--Mainliners with Mainliners
, Conservatives with Conservatives" (155; cf.
Everyone from liberal mainliners
to most traditional evangelicals today would balk at this kind of attribution of suffering to God, especially the suffering of children.
Our strategy is to get the mainliners
, the big ships, into Sohar.
It featured British mainliners
: Carlyle, Thackeray, Meredith, Hardy, Stevenson, Kipling, J.
They obtained differences among Catholics, Evangelicals, Mainliners
Evangelicals and Mainliners
both like this approach.
, such as Ennahda in Tunisia, will not hesitate to use force against al-Qa'ida-affiliated individuals or groups who harbor the illusion of returning to a caliphate by sponsoring violence.
Meanwhile, liberal mainliners
proclaim a gospel that leaves out the cross: Jesus was a prophet and healer who preached good news to the poor, then he died and rose again--but let's not get too distracted by that "dying and rising again" part.
prevent headlines and are the sharpest nurses I know.
" were so enmeshed in Chalcedonian and Nicene theology that they could not even imagine dissent from such, whereas it was the radical Biblicist who was questioning the received christological tradition.
Under such an ideology, preachers train their members to applaud when it is time to collect offerings because God "loves a cheerful giver." Even among traditional mainliners
, it is difficult to find a black church in America without at least some members confessing scriptures to build up their faith, believing that God will provide a supernatural increase in finances, or reading books on prosperity such as Money, Thou Art Loosed!