Daily Archives: 8 Apr 2012

Simcha’s Labyrinth

It seems that a Canadian host caught Simcha Jacobovici in a labyrinth of changing directions and blind alleys.  Robert Cargill notes In the video, Simcha admits he is “not a theologian, not a Christian,” and of course, elsewhere has admitted … Continue reading

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In Israel Even Music is Banned

Free speech, music, what next, the internet? The Israeli Opera has asked a U.K.-based Israeli choreographer to remove an excerpt of a Richard Wagner opera from the soundtrack of her show, which will be showcased in Tel Aviv next month. … Continue reading

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Kyrie

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Where in the World is Chris Tilling Now?

Or more accurately- what new evil is he up to now… A British man may have fathered 600 children by repeatedly using his own sperm in a fertility clinic he ran, it has emerged. Gross. Bertold Wiesner  Chris Tilling and … Continue reading

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Heretic Nation

A genuinely fascinating good read. In the 20th century, most US presidents and presidential candidates were Baptists, Episcopalians, Presbyterians—in other words, Protestants. But in the 2012 presidential race? With a Mormon, a traditionalist Catholic, and a nondenominational Christian with ties … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“If Christ is risen, nothing else matters. If Christ is not risen, nothing else matters.” ~ Jaroslav Pelikan

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An Interesting Post on the Assemblies of God in Romania

Pretty intriguing stuff here.  Pentecostals…. what a mystery they are.

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One out of Four Children Think Easter is the Easter Bunny’s Birthday…

And 53% don’t know what Easter is at all. The Daily Star has picked up on a poll conducted by the hotel chain Travelodge:  A QUARTER of children reckon Easter is about celebrating the Easter Bunny’s birthday.  53% do not … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Another Fish Discovered in Jerusalem!

And this time it’s truly a fish and hasn’t been Photoshopped to look like one!

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Gunter Grass Isn’t Welcome in Israel

Once more- criticism of Israeli policy isn’t anti-semitism any more than criticism of American policy is anti-Americanism or criticism of Iranian policy is anti-Persianism.  But it suits the government of Israel to foist the anti-semitic card because it stirs emotions … Continue reading

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Oded Golan Still Believes…

But of course he does.  Of course he does.  But it doesn’t matter what he believes because 1) he isn’t an archaeologist; 2) he isn’t a biblical scholar; and 3) he isn’t a theologian. Further, there are lots of tinfoil … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

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