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A Column Maid

As seen in Frankfurt near the St. Paul’s Church and the Municipal Court Building


A Question Connected to Prayer

Shaikh ’Uthaimeen, may Allaah have mercy on him, was asked, “‘If a man wanted to get a tissue whilst he was standing and praying, and in order to do so he bent his back like someone who is bowing and then stood up again, what is the ruling ?’ 43 more words


Simeon Stylites - the man at the top of the pillar

If everyday life is getting you down spare a thought for Simeon Stylites, a hermit who lived in Syria around about 400 AD. Simeon entered a monastery as a young boy but his daily regime of austerity and prayer was so extreme that he was asked to leave. 136 more words

Bizarre History

Carme Pinós Honours the Pillar

Our Lady of the Pillar, Zaragoza’s 17th-century baroque basilica, is dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The story behind the name of the church is that of a miraculous apparition: Saint James is said to have received a jasper column supporting a wooden statue of the Virgin by none other than the Mother of God herself, who instructed him to build a church in her honour on the bank of the Ebro River, exactly where she appeared to him. 234 more words


Pity Party

Having agreed to “wife” and “mom” job descriptions, I’ve become the “pillar of the earth” for my family, whether I want to be or not. 496 more words



Thought of The Night:

What a great party happening tonight up above…..Rest in Peace Sabouha (Faten is happy now I bet ❤️)

Good Night and….Good Luck! 8 more words