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Rebellion

rebellion

1. The act of rebelling; open and avowed renunciation of the authority of the government to which one owes obedience, and resistances to its officers and laws, either by levying war, or by aiding others to do so; an organised uprising of subjects for the purpose of coercing or overthrowing their lawful ruler or government by force; revolt; insurrection. No sooner is the standard of rebellion displayed than men of desperate principles resort to it. (Ames)

2. Open resistances to, or defiance of, lawful authority. Commission of rebellion, a process of contempt on the nonappearance of a defendant, non abolished.

Synonym: Insurrection, sedition, revolt, mutiny, resistances, contumacy. See Insurrection.

Origin: F. Rebellion, L. Rebellio. See Rebel, Among the Romans rebellion was originally a revolt or open resistance to their government by nations that had been subdued in war. It was a renewed war.


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Reproductive Isolation in Humans?.......

... to the rest of the offspring. Then if there was a strict no interbreeding, that could help with a shortage but that's highly unlikely since rebellion is big nowadays, so as you can see it would be incredibly hard for reproductive isolation in humans.

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by horsebacker17
Thu Jan 04, 2007 11:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Reproductive Isolation in Humans?.......
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Who did we evolve from?

I suppose you can believe as you wish, but like I said most theologians believe the rebellion occurred before the earth was created. And I've just checked in Genesis and I can't find where God says to "replenish" the earth, except after the flood. In the ...

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by rayzoflyfe
Sun Jun 18, 2006 11:37 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Who did we evolve from?
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Who did we evolve from?

I suppose you can believe as you wish, but like I said most theologians believe the rebellion occurred before the earth was created. And I've just checked in Genesis and I can't find where God says to "replenish" the earth, except after the flood. In the ...

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by alextemplet
Sun Jun 18, 2006 10:17 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Who did we evolve from?
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Who did we evolve from?

... what you see in verse 2 is not creation from nothing, but restoration of the new earth for a new purpose? Most theologians believe that Lucifer's rebellion occurred before the creation of the earth. This gap theory sounds more reminiscent of JRR Tolkein than the Bible. What really really bothers ...

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by alextemplet
Sun Jun 18, 2006 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Who did we evolve from?
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observing evolution

... ur perspective "unfaltered" because i would love to know. Creation helps me understand the power of God. Evolution is evidence of man's rebellion against God and the Bible as it proposes a god that is anything but supernatural. I like to call him/her/it stupidnatural as it is or works ...

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by biotchr
Fri Jun 09, 2006 1:36 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: observing evolution
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