Good thing this is not a Leap Year. Not sure I would want another day in February.
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Archive for February, 2010
Thanks to Jeremy for his brief seconds of laborious work:
It has snowed since June here, or rather, it has felt that way. In my opinion, I think it is time to go preemptive and kill all the groundhogs. February 1st 2011 is the deadline…. This is a picture I took this morning on our back doorstep. The snow was 6 plus inches, but we [...]
Christian families in Iraq are fleeing the northern town of Mosul in droves after a string of unprovoked murders left at least 10 believers dead, a ministry working with persecuted churches have reported. In less than two weeks, five Christian individuals, including two students, and a family of five were gunned down. The intense violence [...]
When we suppress certain truths about God (his holy wrath against sin) or distort others (e.g. his love) to produce our own “designer deity”, then we are guilty of false faith, and are left with a “counterfeit God” and Gospel. Does it happen today? All day, everyday! via Designer Deity « Irishanglican’s Weblog.
An Anglican bishop has said that though his mother had told him repeatedly in the past that she wanted to die, she is now happy to be alive and he is grateful she didn’t kill herself, reports the Christian Institute. Bishop of Durham, Dr. Tom Wright, the fourth most senior prelate in the Church of [...]
Two parts of an ancient biblical manuscript separated across centuries and continents were reunited for the first time in a joint display Friday, thanks to an accidental discovery that is helping illuminate a dark period in the history of the Hebrew Bible. The 1,300-year-old fragments, which are among only a handful of Hebrew biblical manuscripts [...]
Seems that all those nice quite fault lines in the Western Hemisphere are waking up. Chile suffered an 8.8 one this morning. Japan as well. Also, a tsunami warning has been issued for Hawaii for about 5 hours from the posting of this. The first waves were expected to arrive in Hawaii at 11:19 a.m. [...]
But ‘God’ is actually atheist Richard Dawkins.
Sick, disturbing, disgusting. For more than a week, Ria Ramkissoon watched passively as her 1-year-old son wasted away, denied food and water because the older woman she lived with said it was God’s will. Javon Thompson was possessed by an evil spirit, Ramkissoon was told, because he didn’t say ”Amen” during a mealtime prayer. Javon [...]