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Middle East Patriarchs Meet Diplomats : Call for Wiping Out Terrorists

Via OCP News: BEIRUT (CNS) — Catholic and Orthodox patriarchs of the Middle East denounced attacks on Christians and called upon the international community to work toward eradicating terrorist groups. The patriarchs met Aug. 27 at the Maronite Catholic patriarchate … Continue reading

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Rules for Troll Handling

Via Route 5:9 Ah, internet trolls. They can be found in their natural habitat all over the world wide web from the comments sections of YouTube, Reddit, and CNN to Christianity Today and The Gospel Coalition. If you’ve ever spent any … Continue reading

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James Foley’s Last Letter Home

Which comes via released hostages: The family of the kidnapped American journalist killed by Islamic State militants last week have posted a letter they say he sent while in captivity, via a fellow hostage. James Foley was unable to write … Continue reading

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Do Not Be Afraid — I Am With You!

This portion of Scripture, I shared in Church today. Powerful… 1 Israel, the Lord who created you says, “Do not be afraid — I will save you. I have called you by name — you are mine. 2 When you … Continue reading

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On Packing For Heaven

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For a Long Life, Have Faith

Religious faith remains by far the best predictor of a long, healthy life, according to an article in The Telegraph. Unless, of course, you’re a Christian in Iraq.  

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How Christians Can Rebuild Our Culture

A Public Discourse by Archbishop Charles Chaput. In the beginning, Genesis tells us, “the earth was without form and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep” (Gen 1:2). Creation begins in chaos. On each day of creation, God brings … Continue reading

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The Ebola Virus – Apocaplyse Now?

Fr Longenecker has look.  

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Ebola Patient Dr Kent Brantly Arrives in the USA

NBC News: A person in a hooded white protective suit with was helped out of an ambulance by a person in heavier protective gear on Saturday at the Atlanta hospital where an American doctor who contracted Ebola while working with … Continue reading

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Pushy Pilgrims

Over at First Things: “It’s the journey that matters in the end.” Hasn’t that aphorism, in one form or another, appeared on practically every Yogi tea bag and elementary school homeroom inspirational poster? Who needs that reminder anymore? Well, apparently, … Continue reading

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