- "It makes me tingle with pleasure from head to toe when I see that through me, poor wretched man that I am, God the Lord maddens and exasperates you hellish and worldly people, so that in your spite you will burst and tear yourselves to pieces – while I sit under the shade of faith and the Lord’s Prayer, laughing at you devils and your crew as you blubber and struggle in your great fury." — Martin Luther
Tag Archives: Egypt
Numbers 14 (in the Common English Bible) – 1 The entire community raised their voice and the people wept that night. 2 All the Israelites criticized Moses and Aaron. The entire community said to them, “ If only we had … Continue reading
It looks to me as though they’ve only traded one tyrant for 100. The military, having taken power, isn’t treating the population any different than the President did. Egyptian police and soldiers fired weapons and used batons and teargas for … Continue reading
That’s just what Israel did- they agreed to a truce and then launched an air strike against Gaza. An Israeli aircraft struck a pair of Palestinian militants on Sunday, killing one man and wounding a second after Egypt said it … Continue reading
Al Arabiya reports via twitter just moments ago- 25 people killed, 272 wounded in Maspero clashes: Egypt\’s health ministry What madness.
UPDATE: The death toll is now 23. Earlier it was reported… The Associated Press reports Riots erupted in Cairo Sunday night as Christians protesting a recent attack on a church came under assault by thugs who rained stones down on … Continue reading
Here’s something quite useful for folks interested in ancient Egypt or Egyptology: The Amarna Project. The ancient Egyptian city of Tell el-Amarna (or simply Amarna) was the short-lived capital built by the ‘heretic’ Pharaoh Akhenaten and abandoned shortly after his … Continue reading