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What's Next as Congressman Gohmert Calls Netanyahu "our Esther!" Blood Moons? Shmitah Stock Market Crash? Israeli War with Iran & Russia?

Speaking to Arutz Sheva (Israel National News Service), Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX) said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is “our Esther,” stating he felt the comparison was a fitting one – and that Netanyahu was in his view fulfilling the role of the ancient Jewish Queen Esther in exposing the threat posed by Iran not just to the Jewish people, but to the entire world. 676 more words

Jim Alderdice

Why Were You Born?

It seems to be the number one question of life, why. Why do we exist, what is our purpose. Are we a happy accident or do we have a greater purpose. 42 more words

Religion & Politics

Highlights from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s historic address to the Joint Session of Congress

Highlights from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s historic address to the Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, March 3, 2015: In his conclusion the PM quotes from the Bible, first in Hebrew, then English, here is the entire verse including the second half which he did not quote: 3,422 more words

Jim Alderdice

Trinity Western, Religious Freedom and Law School

Determining the appropriate boundaries of freedom, particularly religious freedom, can be complicated.  Trinity Western University is a private Christian school outside of Vancouver in British Columbia.  527 more words

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Trying To Understand

Every human being on earth either has a religion they follow (or somewhat follow) or they are atheist. Regardless, these things effect their view on the world and the people around them. 506 more words

Religion & Politics

Trifecta of Events in Middle East on this day, Jan. 23, 2015, Cause Chaos & Concern, 1-day After President Obama Declares "We've turned the corner!"


Breaking News: Today, January 23, 2015, a trifecta of events have occurred in the Middle East causing chaos and concern just 1-day after President Obama in his State of the Union address declared that “we’ve turned the corner,” in other words, “everything is alright!” Really Mr. 232 more words

Jim Alderdice

Gun Violence - The U.S. vs. Everyone Else

Given the recent spate of shootings of police officers and by police officers, my mind continues to go back to the following article that I wrote about six months ago: 563 more words

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