Monthly Archives: January 2012
Santorum’s idiotic stunt which spelled doom to his quest for office was noted last week. Today, Newt’s managed an idiotic stunt of his own- accusing Romney of taking kosher food from Holocaust survivors… No kidding. Just when you thought it … Continue reading
Michael writes Mega church Pastor and televangelist Rod Parsley is teaming up with another Prosperity and Word of Faith teacher and multi millionaire Kenneth Copeland and (wait for it) yup, NFL Quarter back, Tim Tebow! In a conference said to let you … Continue reading
So take that you feckless whining angry atheists. The U.S. Forest Service says it will re-authorize a permit for a 57-year-old statue of Jesus that had been facing eviction from a northwestern Montana ski resort. The agency faced a firestorm of criticism from religious … Continue reading
An Afghan militiaman strangled his wife for giving birth to a third daughter instead of a son, according to law enforcement authorities. The 28-year-old victim was killed in her home in the northern province of Kunduz by her husband and … Continue reading
Published by 31 January of 1528, the Anweisung für das Berner Reformationsmandat issued directives as to how to carry out the Reform which was shown to be necessary at the Bern Disputation. Bern overturned the Catholic ‘victory’ at Baden and … Continue reading
Priceless- but be sure to watch it to the end! Via Rachel West on the twitter.
You can register online, in just a couple of minutes, here. The SBL Southeastern region webpage is here and it includes hotel registration information as well. Hope to see you there! [And if you have colleagues in the region, please let them … Continue reading
A fine essay in the Telegraph [or, if you’re the sort comfortable with just fobbing off things you find online as your own, you can delete, to the eternal damnation of your soul, reference to said source] includes the delightful … Continue reading
Phil does a nice job on this crux. He so correctly concludes He [the author of Hebrews] does not address church discipline or post-reformation theology. In fact, he is neither Calvinist nor Arminian, he is not a holiness preacher … Continue reading
The GOP race is between a man who wants a colony on the moon and one who thinks God will give him his own planet. – Andy Borowitz
Vicars there are weird… Pop vicar Richard Coles preaches the virtues of cycling. Former Communards star turned vicar on how he has had a number of epiphanies by simply getting on his bike. They’ll let anyone be a Vicar won’t … Continue reading
If his parents hadn’t moved from New York to Israel in 1969, noted Israeli archeologist Aren Maeir would more likely be holding a stethoscope than a shovel. “In Jewish suburbia, 90-odd percent of people are doctors, lawyers or accountants,” muses the Bar-Ilan … Continue reading
Oddly, though, it’s no where you would expect. In fact, it’s a bit further north than anticipated. It’s in Köln!
Via Antonio Russo on the FB- So much for ‘freedom’…
Manifold Greatness Colloquium Date: 02/03/2012 Time: 4:00 PM – 7:30 PM Location: 4th floor gallery Wilson Library Cost: Free Description: Join us for this colloquium, which will include a special viewing of the exhibits followed by a reception. Music will be provided by guitar students … Continue reading
The far right has been given the authority to indoctrinate Israel’s children. That should worry everyone. Education Minister Gideon Sa’ar has made a mockery of Breaking the Silence. For a year the organization has been pestering him to allow its … Continue reading
Only a cult leader can ‘fire’ someone in a position of leadership in the cult. I.e., only a cult has a mere mortal as absolute authority. Said fired leader writes, in part, The downside is Mark’s pathology shows up in … Continue reading
I got this email… advertising a private jet for my personal use. Hey, I’m no Chris Tilling!