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Coptic Pope Tawadros to Visit USA

    Speaking of matters Coptic, I saw earlier the most magnificent Coptic Icon of Christ Pantokrator:  

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Bishop(ess) Proposes Church Remove all Christian Symbols… to Create Space for Muslims

In Sweden. Calling Muslim guests to the church “angels“, the Bishop later took to her official blog to explain that removing Christian symbols from the church and preparing the building for Muslim prayer doesn’t make a priest any less a … Continue reading

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ISIS Blows Up Arch of Triumph in Syria’s Palmyra

Discovery News is reporting: Islamic State extremists have blown up the famous Arch of Triumph in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, the country’s head of antiquities said Monday, as the jihadists press their campaign to tear down the treasured heritage … Continue reading

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Let’s Not Move to Mars

Let’s not: IN the early years of the 20th century, zeppelins filled with flammable and explosive hydrogen were all the rage in Germany, a reckless infatuation that ended with the eruption and crash of the Hindenburg in 1937. Sometimes, technology … Continue reading

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Womb Transplants Given Go-ahead in the UK

Doctors have been granted approval to carry out the UK’s first 10 womb transplants, following the success of the procedure in Sweden. The go-ahead has been given by the Health Research Authority – as part of a clinical trial – … Continue reading

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Australia is Officially Becoming a Scary Place for Christians

Dr Michael F. Bird explains why here.

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Crematorium Cross Removed to Avoid Offending Non-religious Visitors

Critics have described the decision to remove the cross from view at the crematorium in Lancashire as ‘political correctness gone mad’… Political correctness gone mad indeed: A parish is in uproar after a crematorium’s cross was taken down and stuffed … Continue reading

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Will Russia’s ‘holy war’ save Syria’s Christians?

In the Catholic Herald: The war in Syria has taken a significant turn these past few months, with the migrant crisis and the intervention of Russia. Even a few months ago one might have expected Bashar al-Assad’s downfall, and two years … Continue reading

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New York Post Changes Its Name To: New York Pope

Albeit for just a day. The New York Post has become The New York Pope…

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Seal from Time of David Discovered in Temple Mount Debris

This is a fine discovery. As reported over on the Bible Places Blog: Archaeologists have been sifting debris discarded from illegal excavations on the Temple Mount for more than a decade now. Yesterday they announced the discovery of a seal dating to … Continue reading

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