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  • "Authoritative Word, Marvelous Faith" (Sermon on Luke 7:1-10)

    05/29/2016 2:08:16 AM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 1 replies
    stmatthewbt.org ^ | May 29, 2016 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    “Authoritative Word, Marvelous Faith” (Luke 7:1-10) It is hard to surprise or shock Jesus. It is hard to amaze him or cause him to marvel. It rarely happens. But today it does. It’s the story of the centurion asking for a healing for his servant, and how he asks it. This centurion causes Jesus to marvel. But it’s not just the story of the man’s faith. More so, it’s the story of what prompts this faith, what it is about Jesus that calls forth this faith. And so our theme this morning, “Authoritative Word, Marvelous Faith.” Let’s start with the...
  • Indian women 'sold' like products in a retail shop in Gulf states for $1,500. Andhra minister

    05/28/2016 3:17:18 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 24 replies
    MFS The Other News ^ | May 27, 2016
    "Instructions should be issued to Indian embassy officials in Gulf countries to interfere in the matter and provide necessary help in terms of food, clothing and shelter," he wrote. Women domestic workers from Andhra Pradesh are languishing in jails in the Gulf states after attempting to flee abusive employers or overstaying their visas, said Palle Raghunatha Reddy, minister for non-resident Indian welfare, urging the national government to help them. In a letter to Sushma Swaraj, Reddy called for action to bring back the women. “Necessary steps should be initiated to bring them to their native areas safely by providing free...
  • VA Waits for Ailing Vets “Not So Bad” [semi-satire]

    05/28/2016 11:20:54 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 4 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 29 May 2016 | John Semmens
    This week, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald rebuffed critics of the agency’s long queues for medical treatment of ailing veterans, comparing them to the long lines to get on rides at Disneyland. “No one is on the Disney Corporation’s case for the lengthy wait-times at their theme parks,” McDonald asserted. “Why should we get worked up over wait-times at VA hospitals?” “You know, if people can tolerate waiting an hour for something as frivolous as a roller coaster ride shouldn’t they be willing to wait a reasonable amount of time for something as crucial as medical care?” the Secretary...
  • Still Report #893 - Dr. Wallnau on Trump and Common Grace

    05/27/2016 4:53:09 AM PDT · by iontheball · 3 replies
    You Tube ^ | May 23, 2016 | Bill Still
    Bill Still's video report on Donald Trump, Pastor Lance Wallnau and 'Common Grace'
  • GREENFIELD: Obama and Ho Chi Minh: Embracing Evil

    05/27/2016 2:59:16 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 17 replies
    FrontPage ^ | May 27, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Obama and Ho Chi Minh: Embracing Evil Defending Communist terror and demeaning American sacrifices. May 27, 2016 Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. On his visit to meet with Communist leaders in Vietnam, Obama criticized the United States for having, “too much money in our politics, and rising economic inequality, racial bias in our criminal justice system.” He praised Ho Chi Minh’s evocation of the “American Declaration of Independence” and claimed that we had “shared ideals” with the murderous Communist dictator. Shortly after the “evocation”...
  • GREENFIELD: The Palestine Hoax

    05/27/2016 2:44:54 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 8 replies
    The Sultan Knish blog ^ | Wednesday, May 25, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Wednesday, May 25, 2016 The Palestine Hoax Posted by Daniel Greenfield 150 years ago, Mark Twain visited Muslim-occupied Israel and wrote of “unpeopled deserts” and “mounds of barrenness”, of “forlorn” and “untenanted” cities. Palestine is “desolate”, he concluded. “One may ride ten miles hereabouts and not see ten human beings.” The same is true of the Palestinian Museum which opened with much fanfare and one slight problem. While admission is free, there’s nothing inside for any of the visitors to see except the bare walls. The Palestinian Museum had been in the works since 1998, but has no exhibits. The...
  • Muslim reformers vs. Islamists

    05/26/2016 2:02:38 PM PDT · by DanMiller · 19 replies
    Dan Miller's Blog ^ | May 26, 2016 | Dan Miller
    Whether Islam will eventually be reformed is an open question. The topic is much discussed by Muslims, a few of whom favor reformation and more of whom oppose it. The issue is important for America, and indeed the free world in general. There is little that non-Muslims can do to assist a reformation beyond recognizing the substantial differences between moderate and radical (mainstream) Muslims, supporting the former and purging the latter. Please don't conflate the cops with the killers. Reformation of Islam Here's are comments by an American Muslim reformer, Dr. Zuhdi Jasser https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=829Mah-AuYs In the following December 2015 video,...
  • Hidden Hand Behind Francis' Intemperate Speech

    05/26/2016 5:39:09 AM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 7 replies
    Freep | 05/26/2016 | Charles O'Connell
    Personal chastity habits of sexual-freedom endorsing clerics are covered under privacy rights, but does anyone in their right mind imagine there's no relation to how they confidentially live their personal lives? The St. Gallen self-avowed "mafia" isn't disturbed when Pope Francis temporarily feints right to make traditional-conservative remarks about authentic Catholic Church teaching. Because their goal has already been met: Destabilization of Papal authority. Future Pontiffs' solemn declarations will have minimal public importance because Francis' verbal intemperance has met the goal of delegitimizing the office itself. Anticipate especially the Truffle Kardinals of the German Bishops' Conference working behind the scenes...
  • Unstereotyped: Why this black pastor supports Donald Trump

    05/25/2016 7:30:54 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 8 replies
    CNN Money ^ | May 25, 2016 | Tanzina Vega
    Warning: This story contains language some may find offensive. It should come as no surprise that Donald Trump has earned scant support among black voters. Black protesters have been heckled and kicked out of Trump rallies and a black man was sucker punched by a white man as he was leaving another event in North Carolina. Trump has also gained the support of white supremacists including David Duke, the former Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan (Trump later disavowed Duke, but only after many public stumbles and increasing pressure to do so.) But James Davis, a black conservative pastor...
  • Saudi Family Therapist: Don't Beat Your Wife With Rod or Sharp Object, Use Sewak Tooth-Cleaning Twig

    05/25/2016 1:16:18 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 21 replies
    CNS News ^ | April 27, 2016 | Michael W. Chapman
    A Muslim family therapist in Saudi Arabia, Khaled Al-Saqaby, posted a video in which he gives advice on “wife beating,” explains that the “necessary Islamic conditions for beating must be met,” and shows that husbands must not use a long wooden rod to beat their wife but instead use a tooth-cleaning twig or handkerchief. In the video from February, which was translated into English and re-posted by the Washington, D.C.-based Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI), therapist Khaled Al-Saqaby begins, “Assalaam Alaykum. Allah’s blessing upon you. Welcome to our show, which will deal with wife beating. I am aware that...
  • Former NSC official: 'Most pro-Israel administration evah' conducted whisper campaign to smear

    05/24/2016 7:11:16 PM PDT · by Nachum · 6 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 5/24/16 | Carl in Jerusalem
    A former National Security Council official has told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that the Obama administration conducted a whisper campaign to smear Prime Minister Netanyahu and get the sellout to a nuclear Iran through Congress. According to the congressional testimony of Michael Doran — Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute and a former senior director in the National Security Council (NSC) in the administration of President George W. Bush — the White House initiated a “whisper campaign” against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to cast him “as the villain of the Middle East peace process, an arch-nationalist with...
  • Language shift has produced government worship

    05/24/2016 9:02:59 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 12 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/24/16 | A. Dru Kristenev
    Until we recapture the true meaning of elected officials as representative servants, and use our tongues to reinstate that fact, we will suffer the consequences of our own folly Deeper than PC mania that has skewed culture, government role titles have been reconfigured to instill reverence over familiarity. The repetitive wrongful identification of officials has produced a mindset far different from the original intent of government. All this to say that we’ve inadvertently changed our relationship to government by allowing changes in address to occur. At the top of the list is how we refer to elected officeholders – we’ve...
  • Out Of Our Madness - Vanity

    05/24/2016 7:13:36 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 13 replies
    vanity | May 24, 2016 | Louis Foxwell
    We have been living in the fantasy of A Clockwork Orange dystopia. Through the Looking Glass has morphed into Night of the Living Dead. Up is down. Down is up. It is all horrible and deadly. Our leader is foul with his own excrement, bloodthirsty and deranged beyond sanity. Nothing good has come of this Dance With the Devil. At last, an avenging angel has come with a flaming sword. His words are harsh. His blows are mighty. He drives some mad with hatred. Many are drawn to his vengeance. All are enthralled by the specter of a purging conflagration...
  • The One World Religion Cometh: Pope Francis Warmly Welcomes Top Islamic Cleric To The Vatican

    05/23/2016 8:35:29 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 56 replies
    End of the American Dream ^ | 5/23/2016 | Michael Snyder
    When Pope Francis met with Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb on Monday, he told him that “our meeting is the message“. So precisely what kind of “message” was Pope Francis attempting to convey? Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb is the Grand Imam of Cairo’s Al-Azhar Mosque, and some have described him as “the highest figure in Sunni Islam“. The Daily Mail said that the meeting between these two men was a “historic bid to reopen dialogue between the two churches”, and as you will see below this is yet another in a long series of attempts by Pope Francis to build bridges between Catholicism...
  • #FeelTheBern Sanders appoints 3 anti-Israel 'activists' to write Democratic party platform,

    05/23/2016 5:24:18 PM PDT · by Nachum · 6 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 5/23/16 | Carl in Jerusalem
    The Democratic party has revamped the way it appoints members of its platform committee, apportioning representation based on votes in the primary. As a result, Hillary Clinton has appointed six members of the platform committee, Bernie Sanders has appointed five, and party Chaircritter Debbie Wasserman Schultz ('I wear my support for Israel to work on my sleeve every morning') has appointed four. One of Sanders' appointees is longtime anti-Israel activist James Zogby. Sanders’s choices include James Zogby, a pro-Palestinian activist who is president of the Arab-American Institute in Washington and a frequent commentator on Arab-Israeli issues. On Saturday Zogby...
  • After 'sons of whores' comment, Philippines' Duterte says he will defy Church w/ three-child policy

    05/23/2016 12:51:50 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 39 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | May 23, 2016 | Reuters
    MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said he will defy the Roman Catholic Church and seek to impose a three-child policy, putting him on a new collision course with the bishops a day after he called them "sons of whores". The southern mayor has yet to be declared the May 9 poll winner, but an unofficial vote count by an election commission-accredited watchdog showed him ahead over his four rivals, three of whom conceded defeat. Duterte assumes office on June 30. Duterte's often outrageous comments have won him huge support and his tirades about killing criminals and a joke...
  • How the Obama administration paid J Street to push the Iranian nuclear sellout

    05/23/2016 10:33:43 AM PDT · by Nachum · 6 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 5/23/16 | Carl in Jerusalem
    The Obama administration through its National Security Council passed hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Ploughshares Fund, an NGO that favors allowing Iran to have nuclear weapons. And the Ploughshares Fund paid J Street over $500,000 to push its agenda last summer. That's what came out over this past weekend. A group the White House recently identified as a key surrogate in selling the Iran nuclear deal gave liberal Jewish lobbying organization J street $576,500 to advocate for the deal.  ... J-Street, a liberal Jewish political action group, undertook a comprehensive campaign last year to support the nuclear...
  • Islamic Words and Concepts that Americans Must Understand. Now.

    05/22/2016 12:19:54 PM PDT · by DanMiller · 12 replies
    Dan Miller's Blog ^ | May 22, 2016 | Dan Miller
    Ten Islamic words and concepts -- well understood by Islamic jihadists and others who strive to impose Sharia law on us  -- define and articulate the Islamic quest for world domination. However, few charged with "countering violent extremism" understand their meanings and none are permitted to consider such "islamophobic" Islamic concepts when doing their jobs. Thank you, Obama, CAIR and related Muslim Brotherhood - linked Quislings.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9MS964XWzc Imagine that while learning to "counter violent extremism" on behalf of the Obama-CAIR collective, you encounter a ravenous lion intent upon eating you for dinner. You have been assured, repeatedly, that it, like adherents...
  • Pope Confuses Christians [semi-satire]

    05/22/2016 11:32:21 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 4 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 22 May 2016 | John Semmens
    Pope Francis startled many Catholics this week by likening Jesus' admonition to his apostles to go forth and preach the Gospel to Mohamed's call for Muslims to wage jihad against unbelievers, calling both "incitements to conquest." "In a way, beheading someone or blowing them up may be less intrusive than Jesus' command to 'love thy neighbor' or to 'turn the other cheek,'" Francis said. "The jihadi attacks the body, but the Christian missionary invades the soul. Even the most grievous injury to the flesh is transitory. But changing a person's soul persists beyond his temporary Earthly existence." Francis went on...
  • 'Our friends, the Saudis' funding Hillary's war on women and Israel

    05/22/2016 6:32:27 AM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Israel Matav ^ | 5/22/16 | Carl in Jerusalem
    Greetings from Boston where the Sabbath doesn't start for quite a while. I was not on the ground very much yesterday, and when I was, I was trying to deal with a lost suitcase.... Nasser al-Rashid, an adviser to the Saudi royal family and one of the richest men in Saudi Arabia, has emerged as one of the largest donors to the Clinton Foundation, and his family members have emerged as large donors to the Democratic party. Nasser al-Rashid, one of Saudi Arabia’s wealthiest figures and an adviser to the country’s royal family, has donated somewhere between $1 million to...
  • "St. Patrick's Breastplate: I Bind unto Myself Today" (Sermon for the Holy Trinity)

    05/21/2016 10:13:12 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies
    stmatthewbt.org ^ | May 22, 2016 | Rev. Charles Henrickson
    “St. Patrick’s Breastplate: I Bind unto Myself Today” In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! “What??” you’re saying. “Pastor, have you lost your mind? St. Patrick’s Day was back on March 17. This is now May something. What’s up with this ‘Happy St. Patrick’s Day’?” Well, alright, I’ll tell you, since you asked. This day is not really St. Patrick’s Day. But it is a day on which St. Patrick can teach us something about what this day really is about, and that is, it’s Trinity Sunday....
  • BREAKING: Muslim Pilot Of Flight 804 Converted The Plane Into A Portable Mosque And Said Farewell...

    05/21/2016 8:10:58 PM PDT · by blueyon · 29 replies
    shoebat.com ^ | 5/21/16 | By Walid Shoebat
    "BREAKING: Muslim Pilot Of Flight 804 Converted The Plane Into A Portable Mosque And Said Farewell Before He Crashed The Plane And Slaughtered Everyone" More evidence is arising to show that the pilot of Flight 804 went suicide. He did some bizarre things. He converted the plane into a makeshift mosque, used the equipment to tell passengers the direction of Mecca. Had a last supper and said “farewell” as if ‘we who are about to die salute you’. He called his brother before take-off telling him to ‘pray for him’ as he was going for martyrdom. He had connections with...
  • Huffington Post: Jesus Was First Transgender Man

    05/21/2016 10:51:20 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 49 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | May 19, 2016 | 3:21 PM EDT | Maggie McKneely
    The Huffington Post has uncovered a fact that thousands of Biblical scholars and theologians have missed: Jesus was the first transgender man. To HuffPo writer Suzanne Dewitt Hall, “the current flap in conservative Christian circles about bathroom access is a bit baffling.” She claims that God created transgenders in Genesis, after all. […] “The Holy Spirit comes upon the second Eve, and the child takes flesh from her and is born… with XX chromosome pairing. Born genetically female, and yet trans-formed into man.” …
  • Gallup to Businesses: Get On Board With Social Changes, Or Else

    05/20/2016 8:15:31 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 19 replies
    MRC TV ^ | May 19, 2016 | Brittany M. Hughes
    If you’ve been living under a rock and still question whether we’re seeing a breakdown of the traditional family, you won’t after this. A new Gallup poll released Thursday shows while fewer Americans are getting married – or are waiting much longer to get married – than in past decades, they feel little to no compulsion against having kids in the meantime. But rather than simply stating the numbers -- which are depressing enough -- Gallup felt compelled to throw in its two cents on how businesses – and society as a whole – should respond to the shift in...
  • Equating today’s Jihad with the Crusades is an Islamist’s lie perpetuated by the western media

    05/20/2016 8:45:38 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 5 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 5/20/16 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Since the beginning of the most recent uprisings by the cowardly Islamic world, we have repeatedly been told by their apologists that Muslim attacks on the civilized world are merely a continuation of their response to the Crusades. They insist the Crusades are the moral equivalent and justification for jihad. The accompanying video, featuring Bill Warner PhD, demolishes this lie in a well-constructed 5 minutes presentation. Dr. Warner uses simple and effective graphics showing us the HUGE disparity in the number of battles initiated by the Christian Crusaders and those made by the loathsome Islamists since the 7th century. The...
  • Greenfield: The Trouble With Facebook

    05/20/2016 5:59:35 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 12 replies
    The Sultan Knish blog ^ | Thursday, May 19, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Thursday, May 19, 2016 The Trouble With Facebook Posted by Daniel Greenfield Despite the denials, the stories about Facebook’s bias are real. But the bias isn’t there because of the company’s new technology. Facebook is biased because of its reliance on the biased old media. Facebook’s trending topics wasn’t the automatic system that the company wanted people to think it was. Instead it hired young journalists with new media experience to “curate” its news feed. And plenty of them proved to be biased against conservative news and sources. Meanwhile someone at the top of Facebook’s dysfunctional culture wanted to play...
  • A British Muslim pushes for polygamy after same-sex marriage

    05/19/2016 12:30:10 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 16 replies
    MercatorNet ^ | May 16, 2016 | Michael Cook, editor
    The United Kingdom has a large Muslim population – 5.4 percent, according to the Office of National Statistics, or about 3 million people. Although polygamy is permitted under sharia law, most Muslim men do not have two, three or four wives. In fact, according to “The Salafi Feminist”, a Canadian blogger, average Muslims view second wives “as little more than secret mistresses, home-wreckers, and simply selfish”. However, the growing influence of Islam in the UK combined with a redefinition to allow homosexuals to marry makes a push for legal polygamy more likely. In a recent article in The Conversation, a...
  • Calling Out Jonathan Rauch

    05/19/2016 9:10:49 AM PDT · by Jandy on Genesis · 5 replies
    Ethics Forum ^ | May 15, 2016 | Alice C Linsley
    Alice C. Linsley Gay activist Jonathan Charles Rauch describes himself as "an unrepentantly atheistic Jewish homosexual" which is to say that he has completely rejected the traditional wisdom of his ancestors. Jonathan Rauch is so lacking in critical thinking skills as to be dangerous. Rauch’s “Case for Gay Marriage” is full of fallacious arguments, as I have demonstrated to my Ethics students. J. Rauch’s First Premise: Marriage is necessary to providing reliable caregivers. This assumption is not true. It is, in fact, verifiable false since we are able to observe that reliable caregivers exist who are not married to the...
  • Greenfield: Only Islam Can Save Us From Islam

    05/19/2016 8:27:37 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 15 replies
    FrontPage ^ | May 18, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Only Islam Can Save Us From Islam If we didn’t have Muslim immigration, we wouldn’t need Muslims to help us fight Muslim terrorism. May 18, 2016 Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. In the Washington Post, Petraeus complained about the “inflammatory political discourse that has become far too common both at home and abroad against Muslims and Islam.” The former general warned that restricting Muslim immigration would “undermine our ability to defeat Islamist extremists by alienating and undermining the allies whose help we most need...
  • Refusing to support a “Gay awareness Day” Bay area nuns take a stand for Catholic doctrine

    05/18/2016 8:52:27 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 27 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 5/18/16 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    In response to their own Catholic high school’s participation in a day of silence designed to show support for homosexuality, five nuns walked out of their classrooms last week. These strong women decided to stand with Catholic doctrine in recognition of their faith, beliefs and mission to teach their students the Church’s position on aberrant sexuality. Billed as a “national Day of Silence” the stunt was concocted by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network a New York organization which has been pushing the “Day” scheme since 2000. The stand taken by the nuns comes as an affirmation of the...
  • Is Trump a KGB Agent? Is this blog pimp roadkill or what?

    05/16/2016 5:48:57 PM PDT · by juliosevero · 50 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Is Trump a KGB Agent? By Julio Severo Cliff Kincaid, a Catholic who sees widespread Russian conspiracies in every crisis and problem in this world and outside it, has written a number of articles against what he sees as a Trump-Putin “romance.” He consistently denounces Putin and now he denounces the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump too. Last year, Kincaid published an article suggesting that evangelical author Don Hank was receiving Russian money to support Putin. His Brazilian friend Olavo de Carvalho fully agreed, and published the Kincaid piece in Portuguese at his Brazilian website Mídia Sem Mascara, and...
  • Trump, Ryan and the Islam Problem

    05/16/2016 11:39:14 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 25 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 5-15-2016 | Roger L Simon
    One of the main areas of contention between Donald Trump and Paul Ryan is the question of Muslim immigration. In early December, when Trump first made his proposal (now a "suggestion") to stop all such immigration until we "understood what was going on," one of the first to react in high dudgeon was Ryan, who declared: "This is not conservatism." (snip) But let's look more closely at what the speaker said during that response: When we voted to pause the refugee program a few weeks ago, I made very clear at the time: there would not be a religious test....
  • Lance Wallnau: God is raising up Trump as a ‘wrecking ball’ for the nation

    05/16/2016 11:09:15 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 48 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/16/16 | Dan Calabrese
    An Isaiah 45 leader, "though you do not acknowledge me," in the manner of Cyrus. Just so you know, Donald Trump has not only inspired a rift among political conservatives. He’s inspired one among Christians as well. Many high-profile Christian teachers are appalled that so many evangelicals have backed a man of considerable moral failings, especially when he demonstrates very limited understanding of or commitment to the Gospel. On the surface, it seems so obvious: Ted Cruz is one of us, so why would evangelicals reject him in favor of Donald Trump? And yet many did. The question is so...
  • Taking Sides: The Christian's Responsibility in Civic Affairs Part 5

    05/16/2016 9:05:38 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 2 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 5/16/16 | Kevin Kookogey
    This is the last in a series of essays on the duty of Christians in civic affairs, adapted from Kevin Kookogey’s weekly radio address and podcasts at www.advancingchurch.com 8. Which responsibilities of providing help to our citizens are the government's and which belong to the Church? The duty of government is plainly described in our founding documents. The Declaration of Independence establishes the philosophical and moral basis for our system of government, famously asserting that governments are instituted among men to secure their rights, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. The Constitution then enumerates those powers,...
  • Here Ya Go… The Diabolical Narcissism Video is Up

    05/15/2016 5:52:17 PM PDT · by GraceG · 26 replies
    Barnhardt.biz ^ | May 11, 2016 | Ann Barnhardt
    <p>Finally! Thanks be to God!! And thanks to the anonymous videographer who really clamped down over the past few days and cranked this out.</p> <p>As always, I STRONGLY ENCOURAGE MIRRORING AND REPUBLISHING MY VIDEOS. I make these things so that the information can get out into the world. There is no copyright concern here. And, as we learned from the Islamic Sexuality video presentation which was censored and scrubbed by YouTube from my channel, the best protection against censorship is mirroring and republishing these videos. So have at it.</p>
  • "Pentecost: A Firstfruits Harvest Festival" (Sermon for the Day of Pentecost, on Acts 2:1-41)

    05/14/2016 9:44:46 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 3 replies
    stmatthewbt.org ^ | May 15, 2016 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    “Pentecost: A Firstfruits Harvest Festival” (Acts 2:1-41) What do you know about the Feast of Pentecost? If you’re like most people in the church today, I’m guessing not too much. Oh, maybe you know it has something to do with the coming of the Holy Spirit. And you would be right. But there’s more to it than that. OK, let’s see. Maybe you’ve heard that Pentecost is called “the birthday of the church.” Well, alright, there’s something to that. Maybe somewhere along the line you heard that people can wear red to church on Pentecost Sunday. And that does match...
  • Will America Follow Britain further Into, or away from, the Abyss?

    05/14/2016 1:30:31 PM PDT · by DanMiller · 21 replies
    Dan Miller's Blog ^ | May 14, 2016 | Dan Miller
    The Muslim invasion is changing European and British demographics to the degree that some countries will soon have Muslim majorities. Will America follow Europe? What about our Publican and Demorat elites? Will we reject them and the unelected bureaucrats they have spawned and empowered? America needs to vote for her own version of Brexit this November.British and European Demographicshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-hPCnel0qc Paul Weston is the vile "Islamophobe" who dared to read -- aloud and in public -- a passage from a book written by another vile "Islamophobe," Winston Churchill, a couple of years ago. For that, he (Weston, not Winston) was arrested. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WB7en-eu0X8...
  • London Mayor Endorses Hillary, Warns against Electing Trump [semi-satire]

    05/14/2016 2:06:05 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 11 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 15 May 2016 | John Semmens
    Recently elected London Mayor Sadiq Khan formally endorsed Hillary Clinton for president and warned that "her Republican opponent's ignorant anti-Muslim views will bring retribution." "The gift of Islam is free for the taking," Khan said. "All are welcome to join the umma. Those who wish to remain unbelievers are free to do so, but they must show proper respect toward the one true religion. Mr. Trump's proposal to ban Muslims from coming to America is disrespectful. Allah has given the world to Muslims. It is not for any unbeliever to say where Muslims may or may not go." Khan predicted...
  • Methodist Hillary Clinton Defends Israel because of Shared Socialist Values

    05/13/2016 6:23:25 PM PDT · by juliosevero · 19 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Methodist Hillary Clinton Defends Israel because of Shared Socialist Values By Julio Severo Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton has been very open about her lifelong affiliation with the United Methodist Church, but she has been in conflict with the leaders of her denomination because she opposes the anti-Israel stances officially advocated by the United Methodist Church. In response to a letter from the Jewish Federations of North America calling on her to denounce the Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) Movement, she wrote: More than three decades ago, my husband, Bill, and I took our first trip to Israel, walked the ancient streets...
  • Homofascism and the 'Death' of Right and Wrong

    05/13/2016 8:45:29 AM PDT · by WXRGina · 33 replies
    Renew America ^ | May 13, 2016 | Gina Miller
    Last weekend, MassResistance reported that the Mayor of Boston and other state and local politicians gave a circus of a press conference in support of pending, draconian legislation in Massachusetts that would mandate all intimate, sex-segregated public facilities like restrooms and locker rooms be open to anyone, based on what he imagines or pretends his sex to be. The Mayor also flew a "transgender" flag over Boston City Hall. In Alabama, the homofascists are viciously attacking Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, the "Ten Commandments Judge," who has been one of the few men in authority in the Unites...
  • Iraqi Ayatollah: Muslims can lend slave girls to friends to prevent marital problems

    05/12/2016 4:05:00 PM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 13 replies
    Jihad Watch ^ | MAY 12, 2016 | Robert Spencer
    Islamic apologists in the West have assured us that the sex slavery practiced by Boko Haram (the Islamic State in West Africa) and the Islamic State has nothing to do with Islam. Ayatollah Abdul Karim Al-Haeri begs to differ. How did he get this ridiculous and Islamophobic idea? From reading the Qur’an: the seizure of Infidel girls and their use as sex slaves is sanctioned in the Qur’an. According to Islamic law, Muslim men can take “captives of the right hand” (Qur’an 4:3, 4:24, 33:50). The Qur’an says: “O Prophet! Lo! We have made lawful unto thee thy wives unto...
  • Greenfield: Obama's Latest Amnesty for Drug Dealers

    05/12/2016 6:31:21 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 4 replies
    FrontPage ^ | May 12, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Obama’s Latest Amnesty for Drug Dealers Freeing drug dealers, terrorizing communities. May 12, 2016 Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. Charlie Brown used to run a fortified crack house in South Providence. Surveillance cameras kept an eye out for cops and a steel-reinforced door was built to keep them out.  Brown had been dealing drugs for at least nine years. He had two previous drug convictions dating back to his twenties. His drug money was used to buy real estate, renovating and renting out the...
  • Greenfield: Who Can Count the Dust of Jacob?

    05/12/2016 5:56:27 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 3 replies
    The Sultan Knish blog ^ | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 | Daniel Greenfield
    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Who Can Count the Dust of Jacob Posted by Daniel Greenfield "Who can count the dust of Jacob or number the seed of Israel." Numbers 23:10 The sun sets above the hills. The siren cries out and on the busy highways that wend among the hills, the traffic stops, the people stop, and a moment of silence comes to a noisy country. Flags fly at half mast, the torch of remembrance is lit, memorial candles are held in shaking hands and the country's own version of the Flanders Field poppy, the Red Everlasting daisy, dubbed Blood...
  • Don't try to wish Israel a happy birthday on Michigan Public Radio

    05/11/2016 8:46:22 PM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 5/11/16 | Carl in Jerusalem
    Michigan Public Radio has refused a four-word advertisement wishing Israel a happy birthday, calling it 'radioactive.' This came via Honest Reporting. For sponsoring a day’s broadcast of Michigan Public Radio, Lisa Lis was told she was entitled to have a message broadcast on the air. She chose a four-word sentence, “Happy 68th birthday, Israel.” The station rejected that line as too radioactive, saying, “this message would compromise the station’s commitment to impartiality and that it crosses over into advocacy, or could imply advocacy,” reports Deadline Detroit. Rabbi Jason Miller weighed in at the Huffington Post, asking, When did wishing...
  • Prayer Request

    05/11/2016 7:25:00 PM PDT · by mkjessup · 86 replies
    Mark Jessup @ Free Republic ^ | May 11 2016 | MkJessup
    I'm asking for prayer in behalf of my Uncle in Tennessee, he's 74 and has generally enjoyed great health, however a recent biopsy of a suspicious skin area near the right temple revealed an active melanoma, doctors have cut that away and awaiting pathology reports, they will also be examining the lymph nodes for any possible spread of the cancer as yet undetected.
  • Is Donald Trump an Islamophobe?

    05/11/2016 12:14:30 PM PDT · by Jyotishi · 65 replies
    Tribune-Star tribstar.com ^ | Wednesday, May 11, 2016 | Ramachandra B. Abhyankar
    Recently, on the MSNBC "Morning Joe" show, presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump reiterated his desire to temporarily ban Muslims from entering the United States. Why this fear of Islam and Muslims? Liberal talk show host Bill Maher recently said that the more a person knows about Islam, the more he fears Islam. The essence of Islam is to subjugate, oppress, forcibly convert or kill Kafirs (non-Muslims). This follows from the Islamic scriptures, the Koran, The Hadith (sayings and deeds of Mohammed), and the Sira (the biography of Mohammed). The Koran calls on Muslims to emulate Mohammed: the short paperback...
  • London Buses To Feature ‘Praise Allah’ Ads

    05/10/2016 9:26:24 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 44 replies
    MRC TV ^ | May 9, 2016 10:33am ET | Dan Joseph
    Following the swearing in of London’s first Muslim mayor, many of the city’s buses will sport advertisements that read “Subhan Allah,” which translates to “Glory be to God.” The paid advertisements are part of a push by England’s largest Islamic charity group, “Islamic Relief,” to help victims of the Syrian war. The ads will run throughout the Muslim holy week of Ramadan. …
  • What the Bathroom Wars are Really All About [Gear UP!]

    05/10/2016 4:47:07 AM PDT · by huldah1776 · 36 replies
    Crisis Magazine ^ | May 9, 2016 | John Horvat II
    The so-called bathroom wars have nothing to do with bathrooms but are all about war. The push to allow a person to use the bathroom of his or her choice is merely the latest phase of the sexual revolution. It is part of a relentless war to bring about an irrational equality that now seeks to break down the final public barriers that make the sexes different. Let’s face it. Once it is held that anyone can use the bathroom that he or she feels comfortable with, the words “men” and “women” on the door are meaningless since anyone can...
  • Fast Islamization of Europe, with Christian Assistance

    05/09/2016 5:28:40 PM PDT · by juliosevero · 34 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Fast Islamization of Europe, with Christian Assistance By Julio Severo A liberal Muslim who backs homosexual “marriage” was elected the first Islamic mayor of London, the capital of England and one of the most important cities in the West. Sadiq Khan, the first Islamic mayor of London Sadiq Khan, the new Muslim mayor of London, said, “This election was not without controversy and I’m so proud that Londoners have today chosen hope over fear and unity over division.” A Muslim teaching “unity” to a nation with a Christian past and majority? His election victory was celebrated in a multi-denominational...
  • Saudi Arabia To List Aramco Shares In New York, London, Hong Kong

    05/09/2016 2:57:12 PM PDT · by bananaman22 · 3 replies
    Oilprice.com ^ | 09-05-2016 | Ahmed Al Chemicali
    Saudi Arabia revealed more details about its planned initial public offering of the state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco. As part of Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s vision to diversify the Saudi economy over the next decade and a half, the IPO of Aramco could raise cash while also making the company more transparent. The Telegraph reported that Saudi Aramco plans a three-way listing, with shares listed in London, New York, and Hong Kong. Also, Aramco hopes to convince some of the oil majors, including ExxonMobil, BP and China’s Sinopec, into taking “strategic stakes” in Aramco, “offering them long-term access...