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Good as Goldman: Hillary and Wall Street

From Counter Punch

by JEFFREY ST. CLAIR

Nothing seems to rattle Hillary Clinton quite so much as pointed questions about her personal finances. How much she’s made. 973 more words

Economy

Be Content!

Growing with God: A daily devotional with Tonia Slimm.

Exodus 20:17 (NIV)
“You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.” 951 more words

The Baptist Catechism

Q.85: What is required in the tenth commandment?

A. The tenth commandment requires full contentment with our own condition, with a right and charitable frame of spirit toward our neighbor, and all that is his. 36 more words

Baptist

MY CATHOLIC FAITH: Lesson 25.

These are taken from the wonderful Catechism by Bishop Louis LaRavoire Morrow

Pride makes one admire himself, in the belief that his excellence, imagined or real, is the result of his own worth. 1,276 more words

Catholic

What do Ernest Becker, René Girard, Anders Nygren, Daniel Gilbert and the Book of Romans have in common?


Many moons ago I heard about a book that won the Pulitzer price for General Non-Fiction in 1974: The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker… 2,088 more words

Mimetic Desire

'Dems Good Fishin'

“Satan loves to fish in the troubled waters of a discontented heart.” -Thomas Watson

MY HOUSE

Carrying my traveller’s bag
Slinging it across my shoulder
Resting on the black jacket
The black jacket I wore on my old jeans
With my almost worn-out shoes… 505 more words