Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Blogging Year That Was (2011)

This blog has been up and running for a year (as of tomorrow). So just by way of interest: The blog has had just under 150,000 visitors. What is it that they came looking for? Search terms (in order of popularity) … Continue reading

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Happy New Year (Almost)

HT:   Church Times  

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The Best Viral Videos Of 2011

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Receiving Anglicanism

Writes Fr Dwight Longenecker (himself a former Anglican): On Sunday the Anglican Ordinariate for the United States will be formally announced. As we prepare to receive our Anglican brothers and sisters in this historic step towards church unity, what will the … Continue reading

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Clay Pipe Mouthpiece Unearthed in Israel

Discovery News: A centuries-old mouthpiece of a pipe, which might have been used to smoke hashish, has been unearthed in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem, according to the Israel Antiquities Authority. Bearing the Arabic inscription “love is language for the … Continue reading

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Great White Sharks Hunting Off the Coast of Cape Town

And to think that we go and swim in these waters too! The rest of the awesome photos can be seen here.  

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Finds from the First and Second Temple Period City Dumps at the Eastern Slopes of the Temple Mount

 The Temple Mount Sifting Project: Two years ago we reported here about our random discovery of the First and Second Temple period city dumps at the Eastern slopes of the Temple Mount. Tomorrow we are going to publish a preliminary … Continue reading

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Traditional Anglican Communion: Trouble in India

UPDATE:  It has been brought to my attention that what is noted below is in fact a reference to the historical situation in India and not ‘news’ per se. There is no TAC trouble in India. Rather The Most Rev Samuel P Prakash … Continue reading

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Orthodox Priests Fighting In Church of the Nativity – A Personal Reflection by a Catholic Priest

[For a background on brawl between the Greek Orthodox and Armenian priests, click here] Writes Msgr Charles Pope: One of the more surprising, and personally saddest things I have encountered in my trips to the Holy Land, is the encounter … Continue reading

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God’s Quarterback, Tim Tebow, Has the US in a Frenzy

The Telegraph: God’s quarterback, Tim Tebow, is an American football player and evangelical Christian who has the US in a frenzy. Initially it was his performance on the sidelines that had people talking. Before every match he plays for the … Continue reading

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