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So do wait on the Holy Spirit's confirmation as to the validity of all this.......you most certainly will not offend me. The early Christians were not satisfied with this ending, so various versions of alternate endings were devised. Of course the question is, �Was the church supposed to change its beliefs and practices throughout history or be faithful to what the apostles originally received?� �The Bible suggests that the church was not to change its doctrines as Jude wrote: 3 Beloved, while I was very diligent to write to you concerning our common salvation, I found it necessary to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints (Jude 3). during the second and third centuries according to Catholic reporters: The followers of the Lord remained also in Capharanum�At Tiberius we have evidence of the Judaeo-Christians, called Minim, from Jewish sources which tell of disputes in the 2nd and 3rd centuries� Sakin�Nearby is Bainah, called an �engulfed� village just because it was inhabited by Judaeo-Christians.  However, by the third and later centuries, the Greco-Romans tended to minimize the importance of those that held to original Christian teachings, like the original Ebionites did. .� Origen noted that there were two groups that he considered to be �Ebionites�, one who believed in the virgin birth (and that would be those who this paper suggests were also known as the Nazarenes) and those who did not: Let it be admitted, moreover, that there are some who accept Jesus, and who boast on that account of being Christians, and yet would regulate their lives, like the Jewish multitude, in accordance with the Jewish law,�and these are the twofold sect of Ebionites, who either acknowledge with us that Jesus was born of a virgin, or deny this, and maintain that He was begotten like other human beings�  So Origen apparently combined both groups together under the name Ebionites.� This has caused some confusion among scholars of all persuasions, but it is clear that there were faithful true Christians who held to Jewish practices in the first and early second centuries in Jerusalem, while there were others that the Bible seems to warn about (Titus 1:10).� The historian E.
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