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PMT 2016-079 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr.

In Revelation we frequently read about “those who dwell upon the earth.” This is an important recurring phrase that serves as a terminus technicus for John. 874 more words


When "shall" be interpreted as "may".

​”Shall“.- It is well known principle that in interpretation of statues where the situation and context warrants it, the word “shall” used in a section of a statue had to be construed as “may“. 40 more words


Spanish surnames, indigenous languages

In the United States, the Spanish language is often used as an identifying marker for U.S.-born Latinos and Latin American newcomers, whether they speak it or not — because not all Latinos speak Spanish, and I am not just referring to later-generation descendants of Spanish-speaking people. 492 more words


Day Two Hundred Ninety Seven afternoon #DiaryoftheEndoftheWorld

Enoch writes:

Elam had a dream last night. He had a sense of what it meant, but wanted me to confirm it.

In his dream a bird roosted on a wire. 29 more words

Diary Of The End Of The World

The Art of Translation

Some wonderful signs in English seen around the world where something vital has been lost in translation …

Norway cocktail lounge: Ladies are requested not to have children in the bar. 249 more words

Book review: Is this what we wanted? (1)

How do people act and what kind of action is required by the situation? This is the basic question Van Dinten answers by showing examples from daily life in his book  223 more words