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The Scourge Of Media Doctors

There are many trends in media it is impossible not to despise. Body shaming, talent shows for people whose main ‘talent’ is a form of tragic neediness, trolling, clickbait, the relentless atomic smashing of culture into ever smaller and more mindless quantum particles, and I speak only of this month’s outrages. 1,162 more words

1 Kings Chapter 2

When King David was getting nearer to the end of his life, he passed his kingdom to his son, Solomon. Solomon’s older brother, Adonijah, had desires to be king, and had attempted to claim the throne before anyone else had taken it. 2,560 more words

The Old Testament

Today's Scripture - September 9, 2016

Matthew 5:33-37 (NIV) “Again, you have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘Do not break your oath, but keep the oaths you have made to the Lord.’  But I tell you, Do not swear at all: either by heaven, for it is God’s throne; or by the earth, for it is his footstool; or by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the Great King.   522 more words

Scripture Meditations

Women, politics and the 1723 oaths of allegiance to George I

My article on the above is now available online on the Historical Journal website.

In other news, Dr Alex Craven is producing a transcription of the City of London returns which will be integrated into the London Metropolitan Archives’ catalogue, helping users research early eighteenth-century Londoners. 27 more words

Yahushua/Jesus Teaching On Oaths

Matthew 5:33-37

33 Again, ye have heard that it hath been said by them of old time, Thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths: Leviticus 19:12 85 more words


The WAY: Say It Like You Mean It

Matt 5:17-20, 27-37

I admit to being a little concerned about how I have broken the Sermon on the Mount into the many parts on which I have been and will be posting. 1,681 more words


Last Night's Events

Last Night’s Events
Hiding his fright,

He lay on his side

With his back to the wall

As they spoke in low tones.

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