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C. S. Lewis on Lending Money with Interest

C. S. Lewis on Lending Money with Interest There is one bit of advice given to us by the ancient heathen Greeks, and by the Jews in the Old Testament, and by the great Christian teachers of the Middle Ages, … Continue reading

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Jesus Deficit Disorder

Jesus Deficit Disorder We feel a massive disconnect in the church today, and we believe that the major disease of today’s church is JDD: Jesus Deficit Disorder. The person of Jesus has become increasingly politically incorrect and is being replaced … Continue reading

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Persons vs. Objects

      Persons vs. Objects Man is the only true sacred creature in the eyes of the Lord We show reverence for “sacred” buildings Or reverence for the “sacred” laws and regulations Or reverence for “sacred” territory or land … Continue reading

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The War on Christians: The Rising Genocide

The War on Christians: The Rising Genocide—Newsweek Powerfully Weighs In The grim news has been unrelenting.  Every week I read stories on the persecuted church around the world. But most of us never hear these stories because they rarely make it … Continue reading

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Tears of the Elderly

Tears of the Elderly In the Name of Jesus, we ask everybody to honor the elderly. Please gave them love, compassion and help. Do not leave them alone.  Visit them in their senior homes.  Also, please do not let your … Continue reading

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The most dangerous change

The most dangerous change The most dangerous change that happened to Christianity was the creation of professional clergy. Faith became a job. Love became duty. Hope became future planing. And Jesus became a dictator hiding in the seventh heaven.

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Living Like Children

Living Like Children Many religious people think of life with God as a continuous test. As if we are required to pass certain exams to go to Heaven. Not at all. Heaven is for free. Everything God created for us … Continue reading

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Heretics

Heretics There is no doubt these days, in one form or another, that we are all heretics. We all sinners, and in need of the glory of the Lord. “For who has known the mind of the Lord, or who … Continue reading

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The holy or the broken Hallelujah

Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen “Now I’ve heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do you? It goes like this The fourth, the fifth The minor fall, … Continue reading

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The Rape of Christopher Stevens

The Rape of Christopher Stevens by Raymond Ibrahim By obsessing over the 14-minute YouTube Muhammad video and its maker, the mainstream media ultimately exonerates the inexcusable and murderous response of the Islamic world.

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Egypt’s Endangered Christians: Freedom House Report

Egypt’s Endangered Christians This report finds that the religious freedom of Egypt’s 6 to 10 million (in 1999) strong Coptic Christian community, while generally able to practice its religion, is threatened in varying degrees by terrorism from extreme Islamic groups, … Continue reading

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The Tip of the Iceberg of Christian Persecution

The Tip of the Iceberg of Christian Persecution by Raymond Ibrahim Two Christians living in the Islamic world under arrest and awaiting execution—the one charged with apostasy, the other with blasphemy—were just released.

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The history of Islam in Europe: and how it effects us to this day!!

The history of Islam in Europe And how it effects us to this day!!

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Religious authorities: Kiss our hands and be humble!

Religious authorities: Kiss our hands and be humble! All Orthodox and Catholic Churches, including our Coptic Orthodox Church, have this priestly habit.

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Which One is the True Chruch?

The True Church In our Coptic (Egyptian) Church, and many other churches in the middle east, we fight for permission to build churches (1).

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Islamic Trojans: East & West

Islamic Trojans: East & West By I B Barsoum To many people, Islam is a religion of peace. To others, Islam is a threat. To me and many other Copts Christians, Islam is the environment we grew up in[1]. If … Continue reading

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Muslim Brotherhood Presidential Candidate Will Liberate Jerusalem !!

Egyptian Cleric Safwat Higazi: “Muslim Brotherhood Presidential Candidate Will Liberate Jerusalem”

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Unholy Alliance: Obama Administration and Muslim Brotherhood

Unholy Alliance: Obama Administration and Muslim Brotherhood If rumors were true that Obama aided Muslim Brotherhood (MB) with millions, or even billions, of dollars, it would be a disaster. Rumors also have it that Obama’s Administration is pushing for the … Continue reading

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Christians in Egypt: accused and sentenced to extinction by Muslim Brotherhood

Christians in Egypt: accused and sentenced to extinction by Muslim Brotherhood by I B Barsoum The first preliminary presidential elections in Egypt have already ended. Copts (Egyptian Christians) were neutral during these elections and did not unite to support a specific … Continue reading

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The Historical Reality of the Muslim Conquests

The Historical Reality of the Muslim Conquests  by Raymond Ibrahim  Jihad Watch March 1, 2012 Because it is now almost axiomatic for American school textbooks to whitewash all things Islamic (see here for example), it may be instructive to examine … Continue reading

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Islamic ‘Death-Sex’ in Context

Islamic ‘Death-Sex’ in Context Islamic Farewell Intercourse    by Raymond Ibrahim FrontPage Magazine May 1, 2012 Aside from provoking shock, disgust, and denial, last week’s news of Egyptian parliamentarians trying to pass a “farewell intercourse” law legalizing sex with one’s … Continue reading

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State Rep. Womick (R-TN) calls for purging military of Muslim Americans

State Rep. Womick (R-TN) calls for purging military of Muslim Americans

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Egypt: Nightmare at Tahrir square

Egypt: Nightmare at Tahrir square Egypt: UN human rights chief condemns brutality against protesters 19 December 2011 – The United Nations human rights chief today strongly condemned what she described as the “brutal suppression” of demonstrations by the military and … Continue reading

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Slavery In Islam

Slavery In Islam

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Michael Coren with Robert Spencer: Double Standards, Honor Killings, and More

Michael Coren with Robert Spencer: Double Standards, Honor Killings, and More

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