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Turkey, Fethullah Gülen, and the CIA

“As tanks take up positions in the streets and jets fly overhead in a dramatic coup attempt in Turkey, suspicion has fallen on Fethullah Gulen, a US-based Turkish religious scholar and political enemy of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the strongman Turkish … Continue reading

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The Pool of Bethesda

The Pool of Bethesda “Beth hesda” is Hebrew for “House of mercy” Interestingly enough, Bethesda, Maryland is named after the old Bethesda Meeting House, which takes it’s name from the Pool of Bethesda story in the Bible. I used to … Continue reading

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The Ecclesiastical Text

The Ecclesiastical Text Now that I’m “Back to the Bible”, so to speak, I’m re-examining some of the textual criticism issues I studied over 20 years ago. I read Theodore Letis’ book “The Ecclesiastical Text” 20 years ago, and I … Continue reading

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Steve Skojec’s Islamophobic echo chamber

Steve Skojec’s Islamophobic echo chamber “We should fear Islam.” ~ Steve Skojec “And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell.” ~ Jesus … Continue reading

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America isn’t becoming more open-minded, it’s collapsing…

America isn’t becoming more open-minded, it’s collapsing… “And I found in my study that history is cyclic, and everywhere in the world you find this pattern in ancient times: that as a culture begins to decline, you have an efflorescence … Continue reading

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In Christ Alone

    In Christ Alone In Christ alone my hope is found, He is my light, my strength, my song; this Cornerstone, this solid Ground, firm through the fiercest drought and storm. What heights of love, what depths of peace, … Continue reading

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Two Stained Glass Windows; Two Approaches to History

Two Stained Glass Windows; Two Approaches to History The first window is found at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC. This church has decided to use ‘the scorched earth’ approach to history. Like General Sherman’s ‘March to the Sea’ during … Continue reading

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