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CONSTANCE CARAWAY P.I. ~ Episode 120

Forever Mastadon ~ Episode 120

Chapter Eleven

 MANEUVERS

Every war is won or lost by first fighting battles; sneak attacks, ambushes or crusades, campaigns. And depending on which side you are on, sometimes it doesn’t feel very good. 319 mots de plus

Historical Fiction

Reforming Islam: Thoughts on its future - Economist Review

More on Hirsi Ali’s latest book from The Economist (earlier NYTimes Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s ‘Heretic’):

Unfortunately, very few Muslims will accept Ms Hirsi Ali’s full-blown argument, which insists that Islam must change in at least five important ways.

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Religion

A Hidden Rope

Job says of the wicked: « A rope is hidden for him in the ground, a trap on the path » (Jb 18:10).

St. Gregory the Great explains (Moralia xiv, 15) that « a rope is hidden for him in the ground » when sin is concealed under the guise of legitimate earthly interests. 172 mots de plus

Anglicanism

Why do Buddhists – especially but not exclusively 'Kadampa Buddhists' – fear enlightenment?

Recently a monastic elder from Switzerland pointed out an article from the New York Times that was reprinted in an Indian newspaper, the Deccan Herald. Omri Boehm, an Israeli, criticizes in… 2 937 mots de plus

Buddhism

The Essence Of Buddhism

The book I read to research this post was The Essence Of Buddhism by David Tuffley which is a very good book I downloaded for free from kindle. 193 mots de plus

Book Reviews

P = Perils in Public Speaking

I am The God.
I am The Supernatural.
Before me lies the devastated ruins of a forgotten planet – called Earth.

Those were the opening lines of a speech I wrote and delivered in a Grade 8 Public Speaking competition many years ago. 490 mots de plus

A-Z Challenge - 2015

BIBLE VERSE OF THE DAY


 

because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. 21 mots de plus

Politics