Daily Archives: 11 Sep 2011

At This Point in Time…

I’m watching the amazing film on 9/11 on CBS hosted by Robert De Niro… It’s the bravest documentary I’ve seen. Just breathtaking. Actor Robert De Niro will host CBS’ update of its award-winning film on the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks … Continue reading

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Rob Bell Proves Himself a Heretic yet Again

Mars Hill church must have lost all theological bearings and now wants to do the unthinkable. Seeing this latest jubilant tweet from Shane Hipps (Rob Bell’s co-pastor) : Inviting Muslims to Communion is like asking Jews to a pork barbecue. … Continue reading

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Mozart’s Music Captures My Mood

Even on 9/11. It’s as if Mozart wrote at least one piece for my every mood. I think he did. Which is why I give thanks to God regularly for the gift of Mozart.

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How Not to Celebrate a Month of Sobriety: Getting Drunk, and Drowning…

People… A law student drowned in the River Thames after getting drunk to celebrate a month of sobriety, a London inquest found this week. Niall Pawsey, 20, drank more than four times the legal driving limit after winning a bet … Continue reading

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On Peace

The righteous man has peace with God but affliction in the world, because he lives in the Spirit. The unrighteous man has peace with the world but affliction and tribulation with God, because he lives in the flesh. But as … Continue reading

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It Isn’t The Publicity Seeking Loons You Have to Worry About…

Because real terrorists won’t announce their plans.  So these aren’t real terrorists, they’re little lunatics. Amid heightened security as the nation marks a decade since 9/11, feds are investigating threats posted on the White House’s Facebook page, reports NBC New York. … Continue reading

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A Note on Christianity and Patriotism

Sometimes, when I read my friends’ blogs or their Facebook pages I get the feeling that some of them believe that patriotism is the same thing as nationalism and that Christianity and patriotism are incompatible. So, first, Patriotism isn’t the … Continue reading

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Beth Mardutho

From Jack Sasson- Beth Mardutho: The Syriac Institute [has] launched its new web site at http://www.bethmardutho.org. In addition to providing information about the Institute, the site contains the following resources: 1. Hugoye: Journal of Syriac Studies (it has been moved … Continue reading

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President Obama Read Psalm 46

So how long will it be before the angry atheists are up in arms?  I’m sure it won’t be long because the A.A. so hate Christianity (of all religions it’s the only one they target) that they’re bound to let … Continue reading

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Remembering 9/11 Around the World

NZZ observes Zum zehnten Jahrestag der Anschläge von 11. September gedenken Menschen in aller Welt der Opfer des Terrors. Am frühen Sonntagmorgen (MESZ) begannen im Pazifikraum erste Gedenkfeiern, bei denen sich Politiker und Angehörige der Toten versammelten. Von Sydney bis … Continue reading

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Egyptian Democracy #Fail

Angry Egyptians have attacked various news outlets reporting on the storming of the Israeli embassy, including Al-Jazeera’s Cairo Bureau.  Egypt, that’s a big #fail!  They also went after CNN- An angry crowd lingering near the Israeli embassy in Cairo after … Continue reading

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