Category Archives: Religion

Death tolls rises past 200 in a total of eight Easter Sunday explosions at multiple churches and hotels in Sri Lanka

Fox News: A pair holding U.S. and British nationalities were among the 11 foreigners killed after a series of explosions struck three churches and three luxury hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka’s capital Easter Sunday, leaving at least 207 … Continue reading

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He is risen!

Matthew 28: In the end of the sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre. 2 And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the … Continue reading

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Father, into your hands I commit my spirit!

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that … Continue reading

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Poster of the day – for all of the wrong reasons …

A poster of the blazing cathedral appeared online accompanied by the words, ‘Have a good day,’ and was created by the ISIS affiliated Al-Muntasir group according to the Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium.

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Pączki Day (Detroit Style) aka Fat Tuesday

It’s Pączki Day, and in Detroit that means you should be sure to wear your stretchy pants or, as my old friend Denise used to say, your expando clothes! Pączki, or Polish doughnuts, are eaten on Fat Thursday in Poland … Continue reading

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Billy Graham’s message to us

One year ago today, Billy Graham left this world at age 99 years at his home in Montreat, North Carolina. A counselor to many famous and powerful men and women, his message was always the same, to everyone. According to … Continue reading

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Why the sudden push-back against Catholics (and other Christians)?

Full disclosure for those who don’t already know: I’m not a Roman Catholic. What I find really odd, as a non-Catholic, is the sudden public attacks on Catholics by people like Senators Mazie Hirono and Kamala Harris, most recently by … Continue reading

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