Daily Archives: October 11, 2011

BlackBerry is Making me Mad

Really. I’ve got no service. Day 2: The Blackberry Internet Service was disrupted for the second time in two days in South Africa on Tuesday. The service interruption was felt in Europe, the Middle East, India, Brazil, Chile, Argentina and … Continue reading

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Hartebeest Knocks Over a Mountain Biker

Just saw this clip on the news: Whoa!  

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Ritual bath Discovered at Biblical Zorah

A Jewish ritual bath has been discovered at Biblical Zorah: A report today from the Israel Antiquities Authority announces the discovery of a Second Temple Period ritual bath. This means the Herodian Temple that was standing at the time of the ministry … Continue reading

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Bring ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Tactics to Church, Theologian Suggests

Catholic Culture reports: Tom Beaudoin, a Fordham theology professor and contributor to the Americamagazine site, suggests that dissident Catholics should mirror the tactics of the “Occupy Wall Street” demonstrators. “This could be the Catholic version of the Arab Spring, to combat … Continue reading

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Not a Single Christian Church Left in Afghanistan

So says the US State Department: (CNSNews.com) – There is not a single, public Christian church left in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. State Department. This reflects the state of religious freedom in that country ten years after the United … Continue reading

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A Summary of St Dominic’s Prayer

On the blog Beginning to Pray: The Nine Ways of Prayer of St. Dominic presume a connection between the body and the soul, devotion and prayer. Each of the ways speaks to the importance of what is called “vocal” prayer. … Continue reading

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Egypt Destroying Churches, One at a Time

What clearer sign that Egypt is turning rabidly Islamist than the fact that hardly a week goes by without a church being destroyed, or without protesting Christians being attacked and slaughtered by the military? The latest chaos in Egypt—where the … Continue reading

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