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ISIL's War on Art Across the Cradle of Civilisation


World watches in horror images of destruction of priceless artefacts in Iraq’s second oldest museum in Mosul.

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has released a video showing its fighters using sledgehammers to smash ancient artefacts in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul. 260 more words

War & Terror

The Law of Karma

The Law of Karma simply means, “what you sow, you reap”. It refers to cause and effect. In ancient times with ordinary people the teachers needed to talk in terms that were easily understood, hence the reference to farming and sowing seeds. 561 more words

Culture & Society

The St. John's Bible, Heritage Edition

The extremely talented artist and calligrapher, Donald Jackson, had a lifelong dream. He wanted to write and illuminate the entire Bible in the way that it used to be done before the printing press was invented. 703 more words

Religion & Philosophy

Why Does It Matter Whether Homosexuality Is A Choice?

I think that the reason people think that choice in gender preference matters is the same reason why people who ask that question are, so far as I’ve seen, utterly unwilling to follow that question to the uncomfortable places to which it might lead. 735 more words

Philosophy

Celebrate Your God-given Body

Coming soon to a movie theater near you is a movie about a relationship between a man and a woman that includes, for lack of a better term, sadism. 721 more words

Religion & Philosophy

Sketch Pitch #9 - "I'm only here so I don't go to hell"

A church goer ruminates on god’s forgiveness:

@RogersWork @JordanPeele @KeeganMKey SKETCH IDEA: “I’m only here so I don’t go to hell” http://t.co/ofZzNy85wQ

-oh it’s so good to be in this house of forgiveness today. 104 more words

Pitches

Observations Based on my 25th Trip Through the Old Testament

My goal each year is to make through the entire Bible, not by reading it but by listening to it. I have a set of Bible CD’s that I listen to as I drive around for my work as a pastor. 1,189 more words

Religion & Philosophy