Monthly Archives: January 2012

A FEW WORTHWHILE IMAGES


Here are a few specimens for your pleasure. The croc was taken from the Zambezi river in Africa.  The steer at the end of the pictures resembles me some days. Fr. Orthohippo

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PEOPLE OF THE ARK


Here is a real life experience foreign to most western Christians.  Check it out. Fr, Orthohippo Stephen Beale As a dark curtain of rain drew near, my tour group made its descent down the hill, leaving the Ethiopian town of … Continue reading

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Obama Gives Catholics One Year to Learn to Violate their Consciences


January 21 was one of those day when a number of eventful things occurred. Below is one which details an attempt by the state to force the largest, most powerful American Christian denomination, the Roman Catholic Church, to violate its … Continue reading

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WHEN A RELIGIOUS COURT CHALLENGES THE STATE COURT ——-


One thought which has no modern historical answer is how can a religious court supplant the established secular court in your area.  The answer is not a comforting one for American citizens.  There have been proposals in the USA to … Continue reading

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EUROPE IN DEMOGRAPHIC DENIAL


Here is an article which shows how a population can retreat into a small minority, or even disappear entirely.  These options are now a real possibility for the European countries.  Yet most Europeans still ignore these statistics with all the … Continue reading

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THE STOLEN PEOPLE OF THE SINAI


“20/1/2012 Thousands of poor migrants from across Africa are being kidnapped by Bedouin gangs. Refugees from sub-Saharan Africa are being kidnapped, tortured and ransomed for thousands of dollars in the Egyptian Sinai in what human rights activists say is the … Continue reading

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IT CAN DO WHAT?


Except for those with the necessary security clearances, we ordinary citizens properly do not keep up with the new military hardware being developed.  Here is some of that hardware being made public. Nothing stays still for long, nowadays.  Thank you … Continue reading

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UNEXPECTED BEAUTY WHERE YOU WOULD LEAST EXPECT IT


Fr Terry just posted this quote:  “There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice.” (John Calvin)                 Thank you Anna for finding this. Here are totally unexpected … Continue reading

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SCIENCE AND THEOLOGY


Since the enlightment in Europe during the late 1700’s and early 1800’s there has been an increasing tension between science and theologies. Both sides have contributed to the rancor and misunderstandings. Science has properly not labored to explain first causes, or … Continue reading

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REALITIES OF SELF-DEFENSE


Most of you have heard of this dramatic incident in the past few day.  My friend Fr. Ernesto posted the blog below. The OCA, Orthodox Church in America,whose stand is below, and is Fr. Ernesto’s church body. This Orthodox denomination statement is simlar to most … Continue reading

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