[I sent a copy of this letter to all my congressional representatives.] Dear Senator/Representative: As an American citizen with Jewish ancestry, I’m writing to oppose the Israel Anti-Boycott Act now being considered by Congress. I’m asking you not to co-sponsor this bill and to vote against it if it comes up. As written, this bill [Read More...]
We are an outpost of Nyorai’s Pure Land. We, the misfits, fit here. We are trying to live a life that is genuine — a life free from spin —...
Somewhere in my first year or two of parenthood, it dawned on me -- through the haze of fatigue, laundry, diapers, and tantrums (Yonatan's and mine both) -- that I actually had access to a treasure trove of wisdom that...
The following lecture by Fr Stefano Manelli, the founder of the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate, was originally delivered at the 2nd annual conference of Giovani e Tradizione and Amicizia Sacerdotale Summorum Pontificum, which took place in Rome on October 16-18, 2009. Show More Summary
Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen. A Day to buy a frozen treat, a Blizzard, and a portion of the sale DQ will give to help the Children's Miracle Network. #MiracleTreatDay #ChildrensMiracleNetwork #DairyQueen The post Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen appeared first on Courageous Christian Father. ©2004-2017 by Steve Patterson of Courageous Christian Father.
Much has been made of the rift in the Democratic Party, the one between the establishment wing represented by Hillary Clinton and the progressive wing represented by Bernie Sanders. With regard to the party's strategy for the future,...Show More Summary
Serpents, Nagas, are considered as protectors of wealth in Hinduism. It is also believed... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
Thanks to a serious distraction involving Penn & Teller on Netflix, completion of this week’s link list almost didn’t happen. (R. & E., you know who you are!) A CCM First: “Keith Getty was honored June 16 as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The […]
CHARLIE GARD // As the parents of Charlie Gard desperately try to bring their son home to die, the legal and media attention to their son’s case has raised questions of parents’ rights and government limits. “I don’t think it’s ever appropriate” for a hospital or court to step in and “advocate” for a patient, especially in the [...]
Story of Vaitala, son of Shiva, is found in the Shiva Purana. The story begins with a... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
U.S. Muslims say they have experienced widespread suspicion about their faith in the first months of Donald Trump’s presidency. But they also have received more support from individual Americans, and remain hopeful they can eventually be fully accepted in American society. That’s according to a new survey.
Why do Tisha B’Av and Passover always occur on the same day of the week?
Grieving the loss of potential new life connected me to mourning the destruction of the Temple.
Here are some delicious menu ideas for the Nine Days that your entire family will enjoy.
Mauna Panchami, or Mouna Panchami, is observed on the fifth day during the Krishna Paksha... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
Garuda Panchami is dedicated to Garuda, the vehicle or Vahana of God Vishnu. Garuda... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]