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1gb Ludgate Hub in Ireland's First 1gb Town Hosts Cork Clergy Meetings

In addition to all the routine contacts and annual visits around the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Bishop, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, conducts a formal and traditional Episcopal Visitation every five years.   319 more words


Right to life

One of the things I admire about poetry is that it acts as a course on philosophy for those who, like me, don’t particularly enjoy reading philosophy. 397 more words


Famagusta: The lost city of Cyprus

One of the most promising cities in the country of Cyprus was Famagusta, the city offered a brilliant and bustling destination for tourists and residents alike. 883 more words

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SBL Censors IVP for all the wrong reasons

See blog by Michael Bird here.

Weigh in on this yourselves. I encourage you all to write to John Kutsko, SBL Executive Director.

Contemporary Issues

The Clash of the Titans [Presidential Debate]

The Clash of the Titans


I wonder if like me you have found yourself cringing
At the vitriolic salvos fired at each other by those… 196 more words

Philosophy, Politics And Religion

Book Review: The Grand Design: Male and Female He Made Them

It seems that nothing in our country has changed quite so quickly as the way we think about gender and sexuality. Concrete terms like male and female are no longer acceptable. 756 more words

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World Peace? Yeah Right!

After reading up on the Arab Spring, and the Syrian Conflict, I became curious as to the Yemeni civil war, the conflicts in Sudan and South Sudan, the ongoing fighting in DRC and CAR and then wondered where else there was any armed conflict going on. 559 more words

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