Daily Archives: July 4, 2011

4th of July AD 1187: Christendom Lost Jerusalem

Taylor Marshall reminds us of a bit of fateful history: Happy Independence Day! On a less celebratory note, the fourth of July also marks the Battle of Hattin that took place in 1187, between the crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem and the Muslim … Continue reading

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Who Wants to Live Forever? Scientist Sees Aging Cured

Reuters has more: If Aubrey de Grey’s predictions are right, the first person who will live to see their 150th birthday has already been born. And the first person to live for 1,000 years could be less than 20 years younger. … Continue reading

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Vatican Begins Excommunicating Illicit Chinese Bishops

Rome Reports: In a strongly worded statement, the Vatican has condemned the recent illicit ordination of a Chinese bishop without papal approval. Paul Lei Shiyin was ordained a bishop by the Chinese government backed Church on June 29th. The illicit … Continue reading

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Too Late… A Declaration

Great for Independence Day!

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As a New Dark Age Descends Upon the West

The Judeo-Christian worldview was perhaps the most important element in the rise of Western civilisation. Other factors can be mentioned, but without the biblical worldview and its impact, the West as we know it would never have arisen. Many scholars … Continue reading

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America the Beautiful

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Iran Arrests Christians as More Muslims Convert

As CBN reported a few days back: Hundreds of Christians in Iran have been arrested and imprisoned since the beginning of this year. The crackdown has led to 285 believers in 35 cities being arrested in Iran in the past six … Continue reading

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Mexico is a Mess!

When things like this are happening all the more: Priest killed in crossfire. Church officials and the community of Matamoros were in shock after a well-known Catholic priest was killed in crossfire during a Saturday afternoon shootout between armed gunmen … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

To all my dear American readers: Happy 4th of July! A prayer for you this day: Almighty God, who hast given us this good land for our heritage: We humbly beseech thee that we may always prove ourselves a people … Continue reading

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