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When a Summer Job isn't a Summer Job

In a liberal democracy that Canada has enjoyed, there has been plenty of room for the freedom of conscience in a plural society.

So what has prompted the current Liberal government to attack the freedom of conscience with a… 896 more words


The Real Contempt

I do not write about New Zealand very much, although I have been living here for a year and a half. Perhaps it is as well. 2,037 more words

Constitutional Law


I don’t know about you, but I love studying theology, or “doctrine.” And I absolutely loved The Beverly Hillbillies! Which explains this picture – in part. 292 more words


The Moment the Church Turned Violent

A short while before Jesus walked the earth and the Romans conquered the western world, Antiochus IV ruled Judea.  He was a Seleucid (Greek) and he didn’t like the Jews.  1,046 more words

Christian History

Ummmm... @ShaniaTwain is allowed to have an opinion you know...

Shania Twain has apologized after saying she would have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump, but publicists say it would have been better if the Canadian music legend had simply kept quiet.

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Ach, mein Sinn

I’m not at all religious; I found seeing a procession carrying a cross, and kneeling down to pray briefly outside my building in the centre of Auckland before continuing on their way rather bemusing. 665 more words

Constitutional Law

Saga of Secrets

Peace & Grace my precious beings…

So, I got to thinking about Hester Prynne in the classic Scarlett Letter novel.  She was forced to be publicly branded with attire that exposed her secret.  96 more words