Monthly Archives: January 2015

Wonder why some folks think patriotism is dumb? Way to go, Quebec. A wonderful explanation to parents.


MAYOR REFUSES TO REMOVE PORK FROM SCHOOL CANTEEN MENU… EXPLAINS WHY Muslim parents demanded the abolition of pork in all the school canteens of a Montreal suburb. The mayor of the Montreal suburb of Dorval,has refused, and the town clerk … Continue reading

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US futurist touts the rise of the “Global Southern Belt”


China-US / People Updated: 2015-01-30 05:15 By Zhang Yue(China Daily USA) John and his wife Doris were in Beijing on Jan 9 for the launch of their new book The Global Game Change. John Naisbitt, the famed American futurist and … Continue reading

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An unexpected insight into Pope Francis and his view on “end times”


http://www.cruxnow.com/church/2015/01/25/apocalyptic-beliefs-may-explain-why-francis-is-a-pope-in-a-hurry/ An unexpected insight into Pope Francis and his view on “end times”.  Hmmmnm.

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CONFESSIONS OF A MICHIGAN FOSTER GRANDFATHER and GRANDMOTHER


Life in the Middle School, all year long   Would you be willing to spend the school year with 6th, 7th, and 8th graders? Well, we both are doing just that. Any names except ours are changed to protect both … Continue reading

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Human tests start on collagen complex to repair spinal cord injury


    Human tests start on collagen complex to repair spinal cord injury Source: Xinhua | January 18, 2015, Sunday | Online Edition CHINESE scientists and doctors began a landmark clinical trial in which they use a collagen complex and … Continue reading

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Pope Francis: To Care for the Poor is Not Communism, It is the Gospel


So many clergy wish they could make this emphasis that Pope Francis makes.  If you are a “literalist”, or even just believe the Bible tells what God expects of us, the Bible’s direction ” cannot serve God and mamon” is … Continue reading

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An unusual request to these USA Chaldean Catholic priests (independent from Rome), probable martyrdom or clerical obedience.


Dispute between El Cajon priest and Chaldean leader in Iraq continues Patriarch Louis Raphael I Sako Patriarch of the Chaldean Church Louis Raphael Sako celebrates Mass at Saint Marilia church in Arbil,Iraq. (Safin Hamed / AFP/Getty Images) By Tony Perry … Continue reading

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Don’t blame the fact checker – a worthwhile look into article publishing. The source may surprise you.


Opinion Fred Dufour / AFP / Getty Images The truth and accuracy of magazine stories rest with the reporter For entire article, go here http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2015/1/rolling-stone-factcheckingmagazinesjournalismmedia.html January 11, 2015 2:00AM ET by Theodore Ross @theodoreross One day a few weeks ago, … Continue reading

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For the first time in 60 years a Chinese priest is ordained for Hong Kong’s Orthodox church


by Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE on January 7, 2015 in Featured News, News inShare The Chinese Orthodox Church – January 2015 English translation by Nina Tkachuk Dimas On December 9, 2014 in the Khabarovsk church in honor of St. Innocent of Irkutsk, … Continue reading

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When the wolves begin to cross your borders…..


Islamic State seeking bases inside Lebanon: Lebanon security chief By Laila Bassam January 3, 2015 8:25 AM (I have a special interest in Lebanon due to my travels there and persons I know now. This is what comes when one’s … Continue reading

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