Monthly Archives: February 2013

Private sector hopes to send older couple to Mars


US private sector hopes to send older couple to Mars By Pallab Ghosh Science correspondent, BBC News The mission would loop around Mars, but would not land. In my earliest teenaged years, I lived on science fiction. Space travel was … Continue reading

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An ancient spiral-toothed fish …..


By Ella Davies Reporter, BBC Nature Ray Troll’s illustration of the squid-eating fish will feature in a museum exhibition An ancient spiral-toothed fish has been reconstructed from fossil evidence by scientists. US researchers used CT scans to build a computer … Continue reading

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A GUIDE TO CLERICAL BEARDS


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DANGER VERSUS ALWAYS SAFE


Once again the GeoChristian tells eloquently my own sentiments.  Enjoy his analysis, and check out his site. Fr. Orthohippo The waters saw you, O God, the waters saw you and writhed; the very depths were convulsed. The clouds poured down … Continue reading

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Church will be asked to accept gays


    The general synod of the Dutch Reformed Church will be asked by its Western Cape moderator to consider accepting homosexual relationships and pastors, Beeld reported on Thursday. Western Cape moderator Dr Frits Gaum said the proposals were the … Continue reading

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The Associated Press Conclave’s rituals, oaths and secrecy explained


  Conclave’s rituals, oaths and secrecy explained FILE — In this photo from files taken on April 18, 2005 and released by the Vatican paper L’Osservatore Romano, Cardinals walk in procession to the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican, at the … Continue reading

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Individual persons can suffer from diabolical possession and obsession


I found this blog an interesting site.  The personal journey of this priest is most interesting.  Give it a try. Fr. Orthohippo As the Sun in its Orb & New Goliards Northern European Liturgical Patrimony, Culture and Theology & A … Continue reading

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Turkish parliament considers converting Hagia Sophia to a place of worship for Muslims


DALLAS February 5, 2013 – In a surpise move, a commission of the Turkish Parliament last week accepted a petition from a Turkish citizen to reopen the Hagia Sophia as a place of worship for Muslims. The center of Orthodox … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Fr. Orthohippo:
These statistics will probably make many of you angry. You may not like the statistics cited below. Many Christians will disagree with them. The conclusions stand for themselves. All I have to add to the…

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A new coronavirus, a mysterious disease related to SARS and first identified last year.


They just keep coming. New and mysterious illnesses pop up. And some of them develop into real problems. So it is now, was always before, and probably will be forever. Don’t lose sleep over them. Fr. Orthohippo LONDON (AP) — … Continue reading

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