Religion in Europe, also in crisis GlobalPost "You the religious authorities, help us with your societal and spiritual contributions, to rediscover the enchantment of our European future and to rebuild the strength of our European soul," pleaded...
Just days after the IRS admitted making life miserable for conservative organizations applying for tax-exempt status, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., warned that the agency cannot be trusted to enforce Obamacare and is pushing legislation to strip the IRS of any new powers connected to the law.
“I am going to hope that the better natures prevail here, but boy if you come out you can expect us to be as vociferous and rigorous as possible in our opposition to this,” Dolan said during an interview with an Albany radio station Tuesday. “I hope we don’t go there.”
After law enforcement sources told CNN that an arrest was made in Boston Marathon bombings, two senior administration officials and another federal official told CNN contributor Fran Townsend that no arrest happened.
I don’t recall who led the newsroom revolt, but I certainly remember the issue that got it going. Our publisher, Helen Copley, had refused to run a paid advertisement from Planned Parenthood. Mrs. Copley was a strong Catholic -- she gave a lot of money to the local diocese and to a parochial college on the hill overlooking our newspaper -- and the working assumption in our newsroom was that Helen was obeying the wishes of the local bishop.
To be released in a book by professor Giulio Fanti, the latest scientific experiments on the shroud of Shurin carried out by the University of Padua's Engineering faculty have confirmed that the shroud is not of medieval origin but can be dated back to the first century, clearing way of the common assertion that it was fabricated long after Christ's death.
James Stone's insight:
Fabricated, indeed, but in the 1st Century, not in the Middle Ages -- in other words, "fabricated" for Christ's burial... Read More
Our heart and prayers at Biltrix go out to the men, women, children and their families who were injured or killed during the Boston Marathon bombing yesterday. May the Lord console and help them as...
James Stone's insight:
“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ To this day, especially in times of ‘disaster,’ I remember my mother’s words, and I am always comforted by realizing that there are still so many helpers – so many caring people in this world.” — Mister Rogers