Daily Archives: 8 Aug 2011

No More, London Thugs, NO MORE!

The riots and pillaging have gone from sickening to abhorrent to downright perversity.  The Telegraph reports People were forced to leap from the upstairs windows of a burning building in Croydon last night as rioting spread across London and beyond. On the … Continue reading

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A Very Truthful Comment

“What is wrong with the world?” That diagnosis has already been given. We should ask, “What has happened to the salt and light?” ~John Stott (via Steve Bagdanov on the Google+)

Posted in Modern Culture, Theology

London’s Mobs Should Be Glad Luther isn’t Alive

If a man is in open rebellion, everyone is both his judge and his executioner. . . Therefore, let everyone who can, smite, slay, and stab, secretly or openly, remembering that nothing can be more poisonous, hurtful, or devilish than … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Daily Telegraph Front Page

Nothing a fatal beating wouldn’t cure. Via.

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Washington Isn’t going to Change Just Because the Economy is in Ruins

The political blame game that has followed Standard & Poor’s U.S. debt downgrade has been dismally predictable.  Democrats point fingers at the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party. Republicans condemn President Obama for an inability to lead. And S&P … Continue reading

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She Was 10 and He Raped and Impregnated Her

And then he tried to hire a hitman to kill the girl and her family. Hell can’t burn too hotly for this depraved reprobate. A Knoxville man pleaded guilty Monday to raping and impregnating a 10-year-old girl, then trying to … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“The government’s economic policies have resulted in 6,000 millionaires and 6 million beggars.” – SHIMON PERES (in 2004) Too bad no one listened to him then. (Via Deane Galbraith on FB).

Posted in Modern Culture

Total Depravity: The Smurfification of Joel Watts

Joel’s always been the sort to walk the razor’s edge on the cusp on insanity.  Well he’s jumped right on over that edge now and he’s totally – depravedly – bonkers. Here’s what Joel has written me in a letter … Continue reading

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Total Depravity: The Pick the Preacher Contest?????

Disturbing, shocking, and horrifying all at the same time.  People don’t get to decide the preacher for some event, the Holy Spirit does.  These people must all be emergents, because no one from the Reformed tradition (in its many manifestations) … Continue reading

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The Worst Case of Dilettantism I’ve Ever Seen

Or rather, ever been subjected to. Seriously, the people who produced the garbage called the ‘Chronicle Project’ demonstrate both the ignorance of the dilettantes and the arrogance of the unlearned. The less informed people such as these are, the more … Continue reading

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We Must Stop Telling Teens To Abstain From Sex in order to Avoid Pregnancy

For Christians, for the Church, such a reason is totally inadequate and totally inappropriate.  More correctly, teens and unmarried persons should abstain from sexual activity because such activity is contrary to the purpose and will of God and is in … Continue reading

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Happy Black Monday

As expected.  Thank you, Tea party.  Thank you, Congress.  Thank you, White House.  I wasn’t going to retire anyway. U.S. stocks plunged sharply Monday, the first Wall Street reaction to the United States losing its coveted “AAA” credit rating.  All … Continue reading

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They’ve Found the Sword that Pierced Jesus’ Side and the Lamp that the Author of Revelation Saw!

Or at least that’s what BAR or Jacobovici will claim as soon as they hear about the discovery of a Roman sword and menorah found under the streets of Jerusalem.  After all, the nail found in an ossuary has been … Continue reading

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The Belgic Confession: On Government

Since the government of the United States has drifted so far from its actual purpose, I thought a reminder from the sages who compiled the Belgic Confession would be nice: Article 36: The Civil Government We believe that because of … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to Google+

Just go here.  All us Google+ users now have 150 invites to share, and that’s the link to mine.

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The Love of Money is the Root of all Evil

Just in case that simple truth needs further proof– A cleaner who beat an 82-year-old widower to death before burying him in the garden so she could get his money was jailed for life today. Ann Browning, 54, was ordered … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Ros and Bob Cargill!

Their baby arrived today and we’re all very happy for them!

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The New Catholic Biblical Association Website

Dear CBA Members and Friends, The Catholic Biblical Association of America has a brand new website. Please visit us at http://catholicbiblical.org So far, you can only view those parts of the website that are open to the general public world-wide. … Continue reading

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