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 Mammon Fax
Mammon Fax aims to provide literally invaluable and liberating help to people making decisions in the most important areas of their lives - information that they, at this time, would definitely not hear in church, and particularly not from their bank.
Mammon-Fax intends to disrobe Mammon and rob him of his influence in your life, particularly in the area of work, and encourage you to scale previously unthinkable financial walls with God.
Mammon Fax is published by Dr. Thomas Giudici, previously Chief Treasurer of Basel, Switzerland, and Wolfgang Simson, who recently published their groundbraking new book "Preis des Geldes" (The Price of Money) together.
www.english.ffax2.com /Resources/RS-Portal/Mammon_Fax/mammon_fax.html   (518 words)

It is an idol, a word which often occurs in the Chaldee Targums of Onkelos and later writers, and in the Syriac version, and which signifies 'riches.' Mammon is used in the book of Matthew as a personification of riches.
Confusion abounds among those that cannot see past themselves but for those that have been preaching repentance and a turn from mammon all along, it is perfectly clear.
Mammon is the god of the world's leading religion.
latter-rain.com /theology/mammon.htm   (2243 words)

 Mammon (Arch-Devil)
Mammon and Dispater are supposed allies and purportedly support Mephistopheles, but neither has ever failed to obey Asmodeus.
Mammon’s realm is a boundless series of rifts with slime streams along the bottoms.
Mammon attacks with his fauchard-fork in battle as well as his spells and spell-like abilities.
www.enworld.org /cc/converted/outsider/devil/mammon.htm   (525 words)

 Chapter Mamillius <i>to</i> Man of Law's Tale of M by Brewer's Readers Handbook
Mammon, the personification of earthly ambition, be it wealth, honours, sensuality, or what not.
Mammon tells sir Guyon if he will serve him, he shall be the richest man in the world; but the knight replies that money has no charm in his sight.
Mammon (Sir Epicure), the rich dupe who supplies Subtle &#147;the alchemist”; with money to carry on his artifices, under pretence of transmuting base metals into gold.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/174/1123/14827/1.html   (532 words)

Mammon was not originally a demon but simply the Syrian term for 'money' or 'riches'.
After the rebellion in Heaven, Mammon is relegated to hell, where he is the one who finds underground precious metal that his demonic companions use to build their capital city, Pandemonium.
Dictionnaire Infernal', Mammon is mentioned as Hell's ambassador to England, and equated with Lucifer, Satan, Beelzebub and Nebuchadnezzar (Babylonian king).
www.occultopedia.com /m/mammon.htm   (2435 words)

 Sermon by Rev. Ragnar Boyesen - 10/20/85 - THE MAMMON OF UNRIGHTEOUSNESS
Sermon by Rev. Ragnar Boyesen - 10/20/85 - THE MAMMON OF UNRIGHTEOUSNESS
The parable of the mammon of unrighteousness is one of the most difficult to explain seen from the background of New Testament morals and ideas.
Thus the Lord governs the impious in heart who are in places of dignity by the glory of their name, and incites them to the performance of uses to the community or country, to the society or city in which they dwell, and to their fellow citizen or neighbor with whom they are associated.
www.vrtinc.com /sermons/r_b851020.html   (2869 words)

 Mammon, Prince of Greed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Some of Mammon's most faithful servants, Djinn servitors can tell exactly how much money a person they are attuned to has and how much his victim would like to have.
Mammon's Habbalah can use their resonance, adding their Celestial Forces, to make their victim feel as if spending money makes them happy.
Mammon is hostile towards Haagenti because of the "furry little monster's" claims that Greed falls under gluttony.
www.sjgames.com /in-nomine/articles/INChar/Demons/Prince.Mammon.html   (583 words)

 Mammon and Mammon-Worship in Carlyle (Annotation to Carlyle, "Hudson"s Statue")   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Mammon and Mammon-Worship in Carlyle (Annotation to Carlyle, "Hudson"s Statue")
"Mammon," which comes from the Aramaic word for "riches," is the name in the Bible of a demon who represents the sin of avarice.
In "Hudson"s Statue," Carlyle uses "Mammon" as a code word for Hudson himself, and all the other rapacious, dishonest barons of industry who made their fortunes by manipulating and exploiting the English public.
www.victorianweb.org /authors/carlyle/hudson/mammon.html   (229 words)

 Money, Mammon & Wealth (Allen L. Monroe, Ph.D.)
MAMMON is worldly gain personified as a false God (an idol).
Ye cannot serve god and mammon." (Matthew 6:24) Jesus was communicating personally to this rich young man that this particular stumbling-block must be removed from his life.
One of the most pernicious effects of wealth is that it may engender a feeling of autonomy and breed the philosophy of materialism.
www.cedarville.edu /academics/commarts/integrat/moneyw&m.htm   (2996 words)

He was then charged with having ‘had The Wicked Mammon in his custody, and read it since his abjuration, which the said Tewkesbury confessed.’ This account is confirmed by Sir Thomas More, in the Preface to his ‘Confutacion of Tyndale’s answer, (Lond.
It was while thus employed that he fell into the hands of bishop Tonstal; who terrified him also into abjuring: but he too repented of having thus denied his faith, and returned to his work, till he was again apprehended, and shut up in the famous Lollards’ tower.
Russell’s recent edition, are that contained in Day’s folio of the works of Frith, Barnes, and Tyndale, London, 1573; and a 12mo edition of the Parable of the Wicked Mammon, ‘Imprinted at London in the Vyntre, upon the thre Krayned Wharfe, by Wyllyam Coplande,’ in Edward the Sixth’s reign.
www.godrules.net /library/tyndale/19tyndale5.htm   (856 words)

 Namco & TMP Unveil Mammon - Xbox
Mammon is now slated to take on a much more proactive, even major, role in both the upcoming video game as well as in future episodes of the Spawn comic book series, with appearances beginning in issue 133.
Ever enigmatic in his past actions and future intentions, Mammon has been described by “insiders” as Spawn's personal guide and mentor whose wisdom is often sought during Spawn’s ongoing conflicts between the forces of Heaven and Hell.
Mammon keeps a low profile when he isn't talking with Spawn, preferring to let Spawn act for him.
news.teamxbox.com /xbox/4946/Namco-TMP-Unveil-Mammon   (348 words)

In Luke, xvi, 9 and 11 Mammon is personified, hence the prevalent notion, emphasized by Milton, that Mammon was a deity.
Nothing definite can be adduced from the Fathers in support of this; most of their expressions which seem to favour it may be easily explained by the personification in Luke; e.g.
The expression "Mammon of iniquity" has been diversely explained, it can hardly mean riches ill-gotten, for they should of course be restored.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/09580b.htm   (388 words)

 Mammon The Principle Of Selfishness
But at the same time, those who serve Mammon, selfishness, get the best in the political sphere, the best in the ecclesiastical sphere, the best in the social sphere, and the best in the financial sphere.
The Mammon principle, the selfish principle, is of Satan.
Mammon might be willing to give a partial reward for partial service.
www.agsconsulting.com /htdbv5/r5344.htm   (837 words)

 Brewer, E. Cobham. Dictionary of Phrase & Fable. Mammon.
Shaw, G.B. Stein, G. Stevenson, R.L. Wells, H.G. Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Mammon.
In Spenser’s Faërie Queene, Mammon says if Sir Guyon will serve him he shall be the richest man in the world; but the knight says money has no charm for him.
Mammon then takes him to his smithy, and tells him he may make what orders he likes, but Guyon declines to make any.
www.bartleby.com /81/10890.html   (159 words)

 Mammon's Peach
Mammon says what it must - part IV In A Shifting Spotlight on Uranium Sales, David E. Sanger writes of the latest attempt of the Bush administration to escape the consequences of its lie about the Iraqi nuclear threat.
Fleischer insisted that the new reference [in the State of the Union speech] "was different" from the one removed in Cincinnati [that Iraq was seeking 550 metric tons of uranium from Niger, rejected by the CIA] — it was a general claim that Mr.
Mammon says what it must - part II In CIA Got Uranium Reference Cut in Oct., Walter Pincus and Mike Allen follow up item 193 by showing that the White House had plenty of reason well in advance of the State of the Union address to ignore claims that Iraq was a nuclear threat:
www.mindspring.com /~cmcork3/mp7.html   (7582 words)

 Greater Democracy: Mammon, masquerading as "The Market", is a false prophet
A significant consequence of accepting Mammon's argument is that it replaces the functions of government with the operations, short time horizons, and metrics of the market.
The British gave into Mammon even earlier: The policies of Margaret Thatcher, and earlier, in the 1960s, The Mayfair Set, including David Stirling, Jim Slater, James Goldsmith, and Tiny Rowland, rapacious take over con men who corrupted British political ethics and sold off England's Industrial assets for Mammon's short term profit imperative.
From this, Mammon creates the tautological arguments that have powered the radical right and their corporatist paymasters for the past 25 years.
www.greaterdemocracy.org /archives/000455.html   (1491 words)

 mammon - HighBeam Encyclopedia
MAMMON [mammon], Aramaic term, meaning worldly riches, retained in the New Testament Greek.
Mammon's Music: Literature and Economics in the Age of Milton.(Book Review)
Mammon and Manon in Early New Orleans: The First Slave Society in the Deep South, 1718-1819.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-mammon.html   (185 words)

 Mammon Inc
Resources here so far are a section listing all those members of Mammon Inc present at the Special Merit Award Briefing in the Spring of 2187 plus those who have appeared later.
We will also see more information on Mammon's main competitors: Tagaro and NEO as it becomes available.
Mammon Inc. is copyright of Undying King Games.
www.mammon.i12.com   (222 words)

 Jesus Creed » Master Mammon
And the special “master” Jesus particularly has in mind is the Master Mammon.
“Mammon” is the English transliteration of the Greek transliteration of the Aramaic term “mammona” which means “money” or “possessions.” Which means we are back to 6:19-21: Jesus is concerned here with the trust system and the money/possession system.
It is the hoarding or the giving that one’s relationship to Mammon is seen.
www.jesuscreed.org /?p=712   (383 words)

 Mammon Machine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the RPG Chrono Trigger, the Mammon Machine (most likely named after Mammon the demon of greed) (Japan: Demon Machine) was a device made of dreamstone, which amplified and tapped the energies of Lavos.
The Mammon Machine is revealed to have been crippled by the Masamune's strike, but it is still functional, despite consisting of several crushed fragments.
This is supported by evidence from Radical Dreamers where it is suggested through quotes by Gil/Magil (who is actually Magus in disguise) that the citizens of a "Magic Kingdom" once found the Frozen Flame, and it led to their downfall.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mammon_Machine   (604 words)

He shows how mammon has such an influence over us that it can hinder us from entering the Kingdom.
He was dealing with the issue of mammon.
Recognize mammon is a power over your life and see how it has defiled you.
members.aol.com /yadadocs/lessons/mammon1.htm   (1655 words)

 MESSAGES - Ways To Serve Mammon
Mammon is an idol, anxiety the serving of it with the heart.
People many times work hard towards something which they are worried about either because they do not trust God enough or either because they do not have the freedom, the responsibility and the disposition to obey God rather.
You might be found worshipping the Living God and assume, because of that, that you are not serving Mammon.
www.geocities.com /gospelandrevival/messages/ways_to_serve_mammon.htm   (643 words)

The commerce and trade that he was doing allowed mammon to come and get a foothold, it allowed that principality and power of mammon to come.
V.18 “You have profaned your sanctuary by the multitude of your iniquity and the enormity of your guilt
The emotion that led to that greed, which allowed the mammon of iniquity to enter, was bitterness forged by iniquity to fetter souls.
members.aol.com /yadadocs/lessons/mammon.htm   (1572 words)

 Sermon for the Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity; Matthew 6:24-34
Ye cannot serve God and mammon." As if to say: as it is here in man's relations to his fellows, so it is also before God.
"Mammon" means goods or riches, and such goods as one does not need, but holds as a treasure, and it is gold and possessions that one deposits as stock and storage provisions.
The true God is still of some use, he serves the people, but mammon does not, it lies quiet and lets others serve it.
homepage.mac.com /shanerosenthal/reformationink/mlmatt06.htm   (4588 words)

 CHURCH FATHERS: Against Heresies, III.8 (St. Irenaeus)
He does not call mammon Lord when He says, "Ye cannot serve two masters;" but He teaches His disciples who serve God, not to be subject to mammon, nor to be ruled by it.
For mammon is, according to the Jewish language, which the Samaritans do also use, a covetous man, and one who wishes to have more than he ought to have.
For he was not strong, as opposed to Him who bound him, and spoiled his house; but as against those persons who were his tools, inasmuch as he caused their thought to wander away from God: these did the Lord snatch from his grasp.
www.newadvent.org /Fathers/0103308.htm   (579 words)

 Asiaweek.com | A Place To Call Home | 9/21/2001
Mammon reflects Tan's obsession with a new breed of footloose young expatriates engaged in global careers.
This internationalism is fraught with dangers, she feels, not least because of the strain it can place on friendships and family ties.
Yet as worries grow about the loss of identity in the age of globalization, some authors are beginning to deal with Asian-ness merely as one facet of the characters they create.
www.asiaweek.com /asiaweek/magazine/Life/0,8782,174693,00.html   (1107 words)

 Making Friends Of The Unrighteous Mammon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In applying the words of Jesus to ourselves, they would seem to teach that to whatever extent we have the mammon of unrighteousness, worldly goods, we should be inclined to be liberal rather than penurious, according to the measure of our ability.
Our use of the unrighteous mammon, our sacrificing of earthly interests, which might in some cases bring us blessings from men, would surely at last bring us the crowning blessing from the Lord, as is promised.
the mammon of unrighteousness, if they sacrifice these earthly things, then when they fail, when they die, when they have finished their course, they will be received into everlasting habitations--the place prepared for the faithful class of "more than conquerors," the "House not made with hands, eternal in the Heavens."
www.agsconsulting.com /htdbv5/r5749.htm   (1242 words)

 Mammon - Demons, Demonology, and Evil in Europe
In the Bible, "mammon" is not a demon but simply an Aramaic word meaning "wealth" or "property." Matthew states:
He will either hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other.
Milton says he taught men to rend the breast of the earth to wrest away her treasures.
www.deliriumsrealm.com /delirium/mythology/mammon.asp   (138 words)

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