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  • Mark Steyn: ĎThe More Muslims You Have, the More Terrorism You Haveí

    09/20/2016 7:58:07 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 35 replies
    Breitbart ^ | SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 | by JEFF POOR
    OíREILLY: Political commentator Mark Steyn recently returned from Europe where he attended the priest funeral and spoke with a number of people affected by the Jihad. Mr. Steyn joins us now from Colchester, VT. What did you learn there? What was the headline that you learned in Europe, Mr. Steyn? STEYN: Well, you said at the top of the show that migrants arenít the problem, jihadists are. And thatís true but there is a crude arithmetic here, Bill which is that the more Muslims you have, the more terrorism you have. So, that France, Belgium and Germany have very high...
  • Morning Spin: Sen. Kirk now mum on write-in for president

    08/15/2016 8:37:04 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 32 replies
    Facing a tough re-election battle, Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has decided a better strategy is to play defense against the two major-party nominees than to discuss who heíll write in for president. Surrounded by volunteers, Kirk started a bus tour Sunday at Buckingham Fountain that will last about two weeks. The tour will include fundraising visits and a stop at the traditional Republican Day at the Illinois State Fair on Wednesday in Springfield. Kirk is being challenged by two-term Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, of Hoffman Estates. Kirk is viewed nationally as perhaps the most vulnerable GOP Senate incumbent,...
  • Under My Skin: The New Frontier Of Digital Implants

    06/11/2016 12:53:20 PM PDT · by MarchonDC09122009 · 19 replies
    Fastcompany ^ | 06/11/2016 | Steven Melendez
    Under My Skin: The New Frontier Of Digital Implants | Fast Company | Business + Innovation Steven Melendez 06.11.16 6:00 AM Under My Skin: The New Frontier Of Digital Implants "Biohackers" are putting microchips and magnets in their bodies for everything from unlocking the front door to detecting moon earthquakes. Snip Steven Melendez 06.11.16 6:00 AM Tim Shank can guarantee heíll never leave home without his keys. Why? His house keys are located inside his body. Shank, the president of the Minneapolis futurist group TwinCities+, has a chip installed in his hand that can communicate electronically with his front...
  • Tracking kids via microchip

    05/24/2016 12:44:04 PM PDT · by MarchonDC09122009 · 45 replies
    NBC WFLA ^ | 05/13/2016 | Melanie Michael
    "ďIf itíll save my kid, thereís no stuff thatís too extreme,Ē she told us. ďMicro-chipping would be an extra layer of protection, if something bad does happen.Ē However, Steffany is in the minority, when it comes to the Tampa Bay Moms Group in which sheís involved. ďIím definitely the odd mom out,Ē she told us. ďBut, I stand by my opinion. I think Microchipping, is a good thing.Ē The topic has come up from time to time within the popular group of Bay Area mothers, and Steffanyís stance on the controversial issue has been extremely unpopular, she admits. She maintains...
  • Unforgivable? Phil Johnson on Salvation and the Mark of the Beast [Deception in the Church]

    05/05/2016 2:31:51 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 97 replies
    Grace to You ^ | 10/30/2013 | Phil Johnson
    Several years ago in a live Q&A session, someone asked John MacArthur if taking the mark of the Beast during the Great Tribulation would be an unpardonable sin. His answer, in short, was no. Though there is a stern warning against taking the mark of the Beast in Revelation 14, the sin is not categorically said to be unpardonable. (That would contradict Matthew 12:31.) The point of the severe language in Revelation 14 is to make clear what an utterly reprehensible sin it will be to swear an oath of willful loyalty to Antichrist. Someone posted John MacArthurís reply to...
  • Sanford meets with immigration reform supporters in town hall meeting(Rep poses with Mexico flag)

    02/11/2016 9:56:47 PM PST · by ObamahatesPACoal · 6 replies
    Island Packet News ^ | December 8, 2013 | MATT McNAB
    Immigration reform supporters finally got their long-awaited town hall meeting with U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford. More than 200 people packed the Holy Family Catholic Church on Sunday afternoon on Hilton Head Island to question Sanford about his stance on immigration at a meeting set up by the Lowcountry Immigration Coalition, which supports comprehensive immigration reform.
  • Mark Levin Show,M-F,6PM-9PM,EST,WABC AM,Ray Charles Fridays,February 5,2016

    02/05/2016 2:56:59 PM PST · by Biggirl · 50 replies
    Mark Levin Show ^ | February 5, 2016 | Mark Levin
    The Legacy Lives On! Markís Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation ďConservatism is the antidote to tyranny precisely because its principles are the founding principles.Ē --Mark Levin in Liberty and Tyranny Welcome to ďThe Levin LoungeĒÖ Step in and have a virtual FRink.Taking the country by storm, one radio station at a time Ė and kicking the BUTTS of the competition! Welcome all, to the most FUN LIVE THREAD on! You can call Markís show: 1-877-381-3811
  • Bloomberg Op-Ed Calls For An End Of Cash

    01/31/2016 10:57:04 PM PST · by MarchonDC09122009 · 173 replies ^ | 01/31/2016 | Tyler Durden
    So It Begins: Bloomberg Op-Ed Calls For An End Of Cash So It Begins: Bloomberg Op-Ed Calls For An End Of Cash Submitted by Tyler Durden on 01/31/2016 In a moment of curious serendipity, a little over 90 minutes after we showed what a dystopian, centrally-planned, cashless society unleashed in a negative interest rate world would look like ("by forcing people and companies to convert their paper money into bank deposits, the hope is that they can be persuaded (coerced?) to spend that money rather than save it because those deposits will carry considerable costs"), and briefly after we...
  • Company Developing ‚ÄėTech Tattoos‚Äô That Track Medical, Financial Info ¬ę CBS New York

    01/31/2016 10:28:43 PM PST · by MarchonDC09122009 · 30 replies
    CBS ^ | 01/31/2016 | CBS
    Company Developing ‚ÄėTech Tattoos‚Äô That Track Medical, Financial Info ¬ę CBS New York
  • "You Will Have Treasure in Heaven" (Sermon on Mark 10:17-22)

    10/10/2015 3:50:03 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 9 replies ^ | October 11, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďYou Will Have Treasure in HeavenĒ (Mark 10:17-22) Today we have the story of the rich young ruler. Itís a story of idolatry, repentance, and faith--the declining of repentance and faith, actually, even though Jesus lovingly calls this young man to it. And so this is a story about Jesus, ultimately, and how he calls each of us to give up on our idols and to follow him in faith. This is a story about the love of Jesus for sinners--it is a story for you, so that you will inherit eternal life, that ďYou Will Have Treasure in Heaven.Ē...
  • "Receive the Kingdom of God like a Child" (Sermon on Mark 10:2-16 and Hebrews 2:1-18)

    10/04/2015 2:34:52 AM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | October 4, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďReceive the Kingdom of God like a ChildĒ (Mark 10:2-16; Hebrews 2:1-18) How would you like to enter the kingdom of God? I know I would. After all--literally, after all--the kingdom of God will be the only thing going. It is an everlasting kingdom, filled with peace and joy and life and blessing, and it will last forever. So who would not want to enter it? Youíd have to be a fool not to. No, the kingdom of God--itís the best thing going, and thereís nothing else like it. So the question arises: How do you get in? How do...
  • "It Is Better for You" (Sermon on Mark 9:38-50)

    09/27/2015 2:08:48 AM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | September 27, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďIt Is Better for YouĒ (Mark 9:38-50)You donít hear a lot of people talking about hell. Itís not a very popular topic. Modern ears are too sensitive to hear any talk of God actually judging people and sending them to hell. How dare he! Who does he think he is, God? Well, yeah. He can make that call. He is the almighty Judge, who is always righteous in his judgments. But the Bible does speak of Godís judgment and eternal damnation. Even so, you donít hear a lot of sermons that even mention hell. Well, today you will. Because Jesus...
  • "The Rhythm of the Christian Life: Repentance, Faith, and Servanthood" (Sermon on James 3-4, Mark 9)

    09/19/2015 11:36:03 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 2 replies ^ | September 20, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďThe Rhythm of the Christian Life: Repentance, Faith, and ServanthoodĒ (James 3:13 Ė 4:10; Mark 9:30-37)As I was reading through the lessons for this day, I was thinking, ďWhat would make a good message for us to hear today, something timely and fitting and that would apply to us all? What is Godís word saying to us through these readings?Ē And as I mulled those questions over in my mind, what began to emerge from the lessons--particularly from the Epistle of James and the Gospel of Mark--what I began to see is this: These readings portray very vividly and plainly...
  • Mark Levin: "National Media Lovefest" Over Carly Fiorina

    09/18/2015 12:53:14 PM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 25 replies
    RCP Video ^ | 9-18-2015 | RCP transcript
    MARK LEVIN: So I believe the establishment media were poised to declare Fiorina the victor over Trump and most of the field. So she is one of the establishment favorites... You don't have to agree with me, but at least let me put some facts out there. The indications were everywhere. Most of the same voices who opposed Trump, and before him Cruz, are singing her praises today. Notice that? Notice how quickly they have lurched from Bush To Kasich to Fiorina? ......
  • Mark Levin; Stop Iran Deal; Washington, D.C.; #StopIranDeal; 9-9-2015

    09/09/2015 11:33:13 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 18 replies
    You Tube ^ | 9-9-2015 | You Tube
    Mark Levin addresses the Stop Iran Deal rally in Washington, D.C.
  • "The Deaf Hear and the Mute Speak" (Sermon on Mark 7:31-37)

    09/05/2015 10:06:18 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 2 replies ^ | September 6, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďThe Deaf Hear and the Mute SpeakĒ (Mark 7:31-37)Maybe youíve seen the videos on YouTube or through your Facebook feed. Theyíre videos of deaf people who hear sounds for the first time. Itís really quite remarkable. You see, there are implants now that doctors can put into peopleís ears, called cochlear implants, and when these devices are activated, the deaf person can immediately hear sounds for the first time. And so these videos record the reactions of these people who are hearing for the first time in their lives. They show babies who are hearing their parentsí voice for the...
  • After Actor Mark Ruffalo Calls for End to Gaza Blockade, Israelis Offer Him This Invitation

    09/03/2015 4:59:47 PM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 9/3/15 | Sharona Schwartz
    Residents of the Israeli border city of Sderot would like actor Mark Ruffalo to visit and learn how they feel living under the constant threat of rocket attacks, after he posted a tweet calling on Israel to lift its blockade on Gaza. Ruffalo also tweeted a link to an online petition that accused Israel of violating international law and keeping Gazans from receiving construction materials to rebuild homes destroyed in last summerís military conflict between Israel and Hamas. The petition did not mention the terrorist group that controls Gaza. ďI invite Mark Ruffalo to come to me for [Sabbath], to...
  • "Prophets without Honor" (Sermon on Ezekiel 2:1-5; Mark 6:1-13; 2 Corinthians 12:1-10)

    07/04/2015 10:26:45 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 5 replies ^ | July 5, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďProphets without HonorĒ (Ezekiel 2:1-5; Mark 6:1-13; 2 Corinthians 12:1-10)ďProphets without Honor.Ē Thatís what we see in our readings today, in the lessons from Ezekiel, Mark, and 2 Corinthians. ďProphets without Honor.Ē Thatís what we see in our world today--thatís what we see in our nation today. And who are these prophets who do not receive the honor befitting the message that they bring? Well, guess what? Itís us, we in the church, who bring the word of God. So it behooves today to listen now, as we consider the trials--and the blessing--of being ďProphets without Honor.Ē Scene 1, 600...
  • "A Flow of Blood and a Rising from the Dead" (Sermon on Mark 5:21-43)

    06/27/2015 9:37:02 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | June 28, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďA Flow of Blood and a Rising from the DeadĒ (Mark 5:21-43)Two women, forever bound together in Holy Scripture. Two women, one an adult, suffering from a flow of blood for twelve years; the other a young girl, twelve years old, dead, but then rising from the dead. Two women, afflicted by disease and death as we all are. And yet two women, both saved, delivered, and healed, in the same way that we are. And so our theme this morning, ďA Flow of Blood and a Rising from the Dead.Ē Our text is the Holy Gospel for today, from...
  • "Keep Calm, Jesus Is in the Boat" (Sermon on Mark 4:35-41)

    06/20/2015 6:51:00 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 13 replies ^ | June 21, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďKeep Calm, Jesus Is in the BoatĒ (Mark 4:35-41)ďBe still, my soul.Ē Oh, really? You donít know what Iím going through! My life is a wreck! My finances are in free-fall. My health--oh, donít get me started! Itís just one thing after another. First itís this, then itís that--I get one thing fixed, and then something else goes wrong. Relationships gone wrong, too. Loneliness, despair, depression. Well, and then thereís whatís going on in the news. A shooting in South Carolina, nine innocent people killed--in a church yet! Where was God in this? Asleep at the switch? Doesnít he watch...
  • Be Clear About The Mark!ÖRev 14 [Church Leaders encouraging the Mark of the Beast!?!]

    06/09/2015 5:44:53 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 45 replies
    Pastor Bill Randles Blog ^ | 12/08/2013 | Pastor Bill Randles
    "And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie: That they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness."(2 Thess 2:11-12) "And the third angel followed them, saying with a loud voice, If any man worship the beast and his image, and receive his mark in his forehead, or in his hand, The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of his indignation; and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the...
  • Birth of the New ... Mark Steyn

    06/06/2015 1:59:05 AM PDT · by Rummyfan · 16 replies
    Steyn Online ^ | 5 June 2015 | Mark Steyn
    In a not terribly long life, I have known well three transsexuals (as we used to say), and another three not so well. Not because I especially sought out their company, but just because I've spent a lot of my time around theatre and music and areas that attract those who feel "different". Two of those three friends I didn't know were transsexual until they were "outed", one very publicly - although with hindsight certain curious aspects of both their physiognomy and behavior suddenly made a lot more sense. But that's the point: Even those far closer to them than...
  • "Different Opinions about Jesus--and His Followers" (Sermon on Mark 3:20-35)

    06/07/2015 1:30:16 AM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 3 replies ^ | June 7, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďDifferent Opinions about Jesus--and His FollowersĒ (Mark 3:20-35)In the Holy Gospel for today we encounter people expressing a couple of different opinions about Jesus. One is a temporary misunderstanding about him. The other is a hardened rejection of Jesus. Both opinions are negative. Now by extension what people think about Jesus will also shape what they think about his followers. And so today as we see people expressing these negative views about Christ, realize that people will have similar negative views about his Christians. And we need to be prepared for this. People will say this stuff about us. But...
  • Mark Levin: Rand Paul has some explaining to do

    05/07/2015 9:07:33 PM PDT · by Nachum · 23 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | 5/7/15 | The Right Scoop
    Mark Levin believes blackmail or something may be going behind the scenes in the Senate. Hereís why: NATIONAL REVIEW Ė The rumors began trickling in about a week before the scheduled vote on April 23: Republican leadership was quietly pushing senators to pull support for subpoenaing Congressís fraudulent application to the District of Columbiaís health exchange ó the document that facilitated Congressís ďexemptionĒ from Obamacare by allowing lawmakers and staffers to keep their employer subsidies. The application said Congress employed just 45 people. Names were faked; one employee was listed as ďFirst Last,Ē another simply as ďCongress.Ē To Small Business...
  • Citi Economist Says It Might Be Time to Abolish Cash [Zech 5]

    04/17/2015 2:48:36 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 27 replies
    YaLibnan ^ | 4/17/2015 | Staff
    The world's central banks have a problem. When economic conditions worsen, they react by reducing interest rates in order to stimulate the economy. But, as has happened across the world in recent years, there comes a point where those central banks run out of room to cut ó they can bring interest rates to zero, but reducing them further below that is fraught with problems, the biggest of which is cash in the economy. In a new piece, Citi's Willem Buiter looks at this problem, which is known as the effective lower bound (ELB) on nominal interest rates. Fundamentally, the...
  • Levin: We Are Witnessing 'Complete Evisceration of American Citizenship' (Audio)

    04/10/2015 11:48:36 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 46 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4-9-2015 | IAN HANCHETT
    Talk radio host and author of ďThe Liberty Amendments,Ē Mark Levin declared that ďthe complete evisceration of American citizenshipĒ is underway on Thursday. ďThereís something else thatís going on that I want to bring to your attentionÖand that is the complete evisceration of American citizenship, more than illegal immigration. Itís the complete evisceration of American citizenship to destroy the identity of AmericaĒ†Levin stated. Levin continued, ďitís being done by left-wing states, itís being done by left-wing municipalities, itís being done by this left-wing federal government. And this is a war on you, the American citizen.Ē
  • Mark of the Beast: A Concerning Word on John MacArthur [Rev 14:9-11]

    04/06/2015 2:54:12 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 17 replies
    Youtube ^ | 6/14/2014 | Jacob Prasch
    Bible Teacher and Expositor Jacob Prasch comments on John MacArthur's teaching that people can take the Mark of the Beast and still be saved. You can watch Part 2 here: Part 3 coming soon! Please visit our website at:
  • "Just as He Told You" (Sermon for Easter Day, on Mark 16:1-8)

    04/04/2015 10:39:29 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | April 5, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďJust as He Told YouĒ (Mark 16:1-8) Alleluia! Christ is risen! (He is risen indeed! Alleluia!) And you say that with such conviction! As you should. The announcement of Christís resurrection elicits from us a hearty response of faith and joy. And rightfully so. This is the heart of our great hope as Christians, that Christ our Lord has conquered sin and death for us and has secured for us the sure and certain hope of our own resurrection and everlasting life. Which makes our Gospel reading today a little strange. It doesnít end the way we would like it...
  • "Eloi, Eloi, Lema Sabachthani?" (Sermon for Good Friday, on Isaiah 52-53; Psalm 22; Mark 15)

    04/03/2015 9:15:23 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 5 replies ^ | April 3, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďEloi, Eloi, Lema Sabachthani?Ē (Isaiah 52:13 Ė 53:12; Psalm 22; Mark 15:1-47)ďEloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?Ē This is one of the seven words from the cross, that is, one of the seven times Jesus spoke during his crucifixion. ďEloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?Ē This saying of Jesus is recorded for us in two of the four gospels, in Matthew and Mark, where it is the only word from the cross that is recorded. For the other words from the cross, we have to go to Luke and John. ďEloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?Ē I think what is so striking about this word from...
  • "Blood of the Covenant" (Sermon for Holy Thursday, on Exodus 24; 1 Corinthians 10; Mark 14)

    04/02/2015 7:56:40 AM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | April 2, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďBlood of the CovenantĒ (Exodus 24:3-11; 1 Corinthians 10:16-17; Mark 14:12-26)ďBloodĒ and ďcovenantĒ go together in the Bible pretty much all the time. Whenever God establishes a covenant with people, generally it is sealed with blood. And tonight is no exception. In fact, tonight is the culmination of this connection between blood and covenant. Itís Holy Thursday, the night in which our Lord Jesus Christ establishes a covenant with us and says, ďThis is my ĎBlood of the Covenant.íĒ I suppose we should start by explaining what this word ďcovenantĒ means, biblically speaking. In the Bible, a covenant is a...
  • "Your Committed and Determined King" (Sermon for Palm Sunday/Sunday of the Passion, on Mark 11; 14)

    03/28/2015 10:23:49 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 4 replies ^ | March 29, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďYour Committed and Determined KingĒ (Mark 11:1-10; 14:12-26)Today is a Sunday that goes by two names, ďPalm SundayĒ and the ďSunday of the Passion.Ē As such, we get readings for both of these emphases. There is the Palm Sunday Processional Gospel at the start of the service, the account of Jesus riding into Jerusalem with palm branches spread before him. And there is the longer reading of the Passion of Our Lord, giving us an overview of the events later in Holy Week, through Jesusí suffering and death. And as I looked over these two readings, something jumped out at...
  • "To Serve and to Give His Life as a Ransom" (Sermon for the Fifth Sunday in Lent, on Mark 10:32-45)

    03/22/2015 1:57:26 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 2 replies ^ | March 22, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďTo Serve and to Give His Life as a RansomĒ (Mark 10:32-45) These boys just donít get it. The disciples, I mean. Thereís a whole lot of misunderstanding going on in our text for today, the Holy Gospel from Mark 10, and itís the disciples who donít get it. They donít understand what Jesus is telling them about why theyíre going up to Jerusalem. They donít understand about glory or greatness. They donít understand suffering or servanthood. You know, maybe we donít understand these things fully, either. But fortunately for the disciples--and for us--there is one person in this story...
  • Mark Levin: Anti-Semitism Reeks From This AdministrationÖ The President Is anti-Semitic (VIDEO)

    03/18/2015 8:36:14 PM PDT · by Nachum · 35 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 3/18/15 | Jim Hoft
    Conservative author and radio host Mark Levin unloaded on the Obama Administration tonight after President Obama refused to call and congratulate Prime Minister Netanyahu. Levin told Sean Hannity that Obama was anti-Semitic. Mark Levin: This is important. Eric Holder said that this nation is full of cowards because we wonít have a discussion about race. Well I think this nation needs to have a discussion about whatís going on in this White House and this administration about anti-Semitism. And, this White House, because itís reaching out to Sharpton, Muslim Brotherhood, CAIR and all these radical nutjobs and groups. Their policies...
  • Venezuela to install finger scanners to tackle shortages

    03/08/2015 2:24:16 PM PDT · by 9thLife · 49 replies
    Y! via Associated Propaganda ^ | 21 (or 22?) hours ago (3/7/15) | Associated Press By HANNAH DREIR
    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ó Venezuela will begin installing some 20,000 fingerprint scanners at supermarkets nationwide in a bid to stamp out hoarding and panic buying, which the government blames for long lines and widespread shortages of basic goods. ... On Saturday, President Nicolas Maduro said that seven large private retail chains had voluntarily agreed to install the scanners. "I ask for the the comprehension of all of Venezuela, to understand this problem, because there is a lot of manipulation taking place," Maduro said at the inauguration of a state-run supermarket. Economists say the effort is bound to fail. They blame...
  • "The Transfiguration: The Bridge between Epiphany and Lent" (Sermon on Mark 9:2-9)

    02/15/2015 12:37:28 AM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 3 replies ^ | February 15, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďThe Transfiguration: The Bridge between Epiphany and LentĒ (Mark 9:2-9) Today is the Festival of the Transfiguration of Our Lord, remembering that day when our Lord Jesus Christ was transfigured, that is, his appearance was changed, up on a mountain. This was a key event in our Lordís life, and it marked a turning point, a pivot point, in his ministry. So, likewise, does this festival mark a turning point, a pivot point, in the church year calendar. Transfiguration comes at the end of the Epiphany season, just a few days before the beginning of Lent. The church year mirrors...
  • Mysteries and Paradoxes of Evangelization Ė A Meditation on a Passage from the Gospel of Mark

    02/04/2015 8:17:36 AM PST · by Salvation · 13 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 02-03-15 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    Mysteries and Paradoxes of Evangelization ‚Äď A Meditation on a Passage from the Gospel of Mark By: Msgr. Charles PopeIn the Church throughout the world today, we are rightly more focused on evangelization. It is ‚Äújob one,‚ÄĚ and Jesus could not have been clearer: Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you (Matt 28:18-20).However, even as we become more serious and practical about effective ways of evangelization, we must also remember the...
  • "Jesus Comes Today with Healing" (Sermon for the Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany, on Mark 1:29-39)

    02/07/2015 6:37:30 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 2 replies ^ | February 8, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďJesus Comes Today with HealingĒ (Mark 1:29-39) Well, look at all those people Jesus healed! On a Sabbath afternoon, Simon Peterís mother-in-law lay ill with a fever, and Jesus healed her. And then that evening at sundown, after the Sabbath was ended, people brought a whole bunch of sick people to Jesus, and he healed them. So it didnít matter if you had a Saturday Day Fever or a Saturday Night Fever, Jesus could heal you. ďThey brought to him all who were sick,Ē our text says, ďAnd he healed many who were sick with various diseases.Ē Boy, it would...
  • "The Amazing, Astonishing Authority of Jesus" (Sermon, Fourth Sunday after Epiphany, Mark 1:21-28)

    01/31/2015 9:34:07 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 7 replies ^ | February 1, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďThe Amazing, Astonishing Authority of JesusĒ (Mark 1:21-28)Authority. What is your reaction when you hear that word, ďauthorityĒ? Iím guessing that many of us would have a negative reaction to it. We Americans, in our culture, tend not to like authority. Especially since the 1960s, all forms of authority at every level of our society have been torn down. We donít like anyone having authority or exercising it over us. And to a degree, thatís understandable. We donít like anyone telling us what to do. ďYouíre not the boss of me!Ē we would say. But now today I would like...
  • Mark Levin inks 5-year radio deal, readies for 2016 election

    01/29/2015 5:06:29 AM PST · by sheikdetailfeather · 17 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 1/29/2015 | Paul Bedard
    Celebrated conservative radio talker Mark Levin has cut a long-term extension with Westwood One-Cumulus, meaning one of the nationís most influential talk show hosts will be on the air for another five years, well past the upcoming 2016 presidential election. Westwood One announced the contract extension for ďThe Mark Levin ShowĒ through 2020 Thursday morning. They called Levin, a legal scholar who also runs Landmark Legal Foundation, ďone of the most trusted voices in radio.Ē Five-year contracts are rare in the media. Levin started on radio in 2002 and his current show was launched on WABC in New York. He...
  • "Repent, Believe, and Follow" (Sermon for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, on Mark 1:14-20)

    01/24/2015 11:40:28 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 1 replies ^ | January 25, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďRepent, Believe, and FollowĒ (Mark 1:14-20)In the early chapters of the gospels, we track Jesusí early ministry, as he goes about Galilee, preaching, teaching, and healing. As sort of a subset of his healing ministry, Jesus also casts out demons. And interspersed among these accounts, Jesus also gathers disciples to himself. And so it is that today and for the next two weeks we get such accounts of Jesusí early ministry from the first chapter of Mark. Today we get a sample of Jesusí preaching and his calling disciples. Next week we will see Jesus casting out an unclean spirit....
  • Papyrus Found in Mummy Mask May Hold Oldest Known Gospel Text

    01/23/2015 9:20:32 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    Tech Times ^ | 01/23/2015 | By James Maynard
    The Gospel of Mark has been discovered written on a tiny fragment of ancient papyrus, found within a mummy mask. During the era when the mask was created, papyrus was expensive, and the religious text was reused to create the decorative wear for the mummy. This discovery could represent the oldest gospel text ever found by archaeologists. The oldest samples of Christian scripture date from the Second Century of the Common Era. Pharaohs and wealthy individuals were often adorned with mummy masks made of gold and precious materials. Masks for people from lower economic classes were often manufactured from papyrus,...
  • The Mark Of The Lamb...Revelation 7 pt 1

    And after these things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, holding the four winds of the earth, that the wind should not blow on the earth, nor on the sea, nor on any tree. And I saw another angel ascending from the east, having the seal of the living God: and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth and the sea, Saying, Hurt not the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees, till we have sealed the servants of our God in...
  • "Something in the Water" (Sermon for the Baptism of Our Lord; Mark 1; Romans 6; Genesis 1)

    01/10/2015 5:14:32 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 10 replies ^ | January 11, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    ďSomething in the WaterĒ (Mark 1:4-11; Romans 6:1-11; Genesis 1:1-5)I donít listen to pop music or country music on the radio, but recently I read that there is a song thatís popular on the airwaves right now that makes some references to baptism. That caught my attention, naturally, so I looked it up and listened to it online. Itís a song called ďSomething in the Water,Ē by a singer named Carrie Underwood. I donít know if youíve heard it or not. But it does have to do with baptism. Now very likely itís coming from a theological perspective on baptism...
  • Mark Levin flip-flops on Jon Jones: ďIím not a fan of his anymoreĒ

    Last September, Mark Levin demanded an apology from UFC commentator Joe Rogan for alluding to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jonesí well-known douchebaggery. Levin defended JonesĖ a violent serial philanderer, drunk driver, and drug abuserĖ as a ďgreat guyĒ and ďvery politeĒ ChristianÖ (SNIP) "He didnít realize that the mic wasnít turned offĖ a month or so agoĖ and some of the things he was saying was really contemptible. And the after he won the fight, he was still contemptible. "
  • Mark Levin flip-flops on RINOs

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  • VIDEO: Mark Steyn Hammers Obama On ďSenseless ViolenceĒ Comment

    10/22/2014 9:38:13 PM PDT · by Nachum · 38 replies
    The Hay Ride ^ | 10/22/14 | MacAoidh
    Per the Canadian jihad attack this morning, Steyn takes aim at a comment made by President Obama decrying the ďsenseless violenceĒ in Ottawa. Namely, that jihadist attacks are not ďsenseless violenceĒ but in fact are very purposeful, ideological outbreaks of violence and should be discussed as such rather than dismissed as ďsenseless violenceĒ or ďworkplace violenceĒ or some other nonsense. Well worth a watch. This goes just short of six minutes.
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    10/20/2014 10:36:46 AM PDT · by Patriot777 · 33 replies, Journal of Clinical Investigation ^ | TUESDAY Oct. 14, 2014 | unknown
    Allergy to Some Metal Implants Linked to Rare Skin Cancer, Study Says - TUESDAY Oct. 14, 2014: A rare type of skin cancer has been linked to allergic reactions to metal implants, researchers said. Some patients who have metal devices implanted near the skin may develop chronic skin rashes caused by contact allergies to metals such as nickel, cobalt and chromium. These rashes may lead to an unusual and aggressive form of skin cancer, the researchers said. The study's authors described the case of a woman who had a metal rod implanted to repair a broken ankle, and later developed...
  • Mark Warner Struggles to Answer Allegations of Quid Pro Quo for Judgeship

    10/13/2014 5:37:18 PM PDT · by Nachum · 8 replies
    Free Beacon ^ | 10/13/14 | Washington Free Beacon Staff
    Sen. Mark Warner (D., Va.) floundered during a debate Monday night when asked about allegations that he offered a judgeship position to the daughter of Virginia State Senator Phillip Puckett to convince Puckett to remain in the Senate. ďIíve been friends with Phillip Puckett and his family for 20 years,Ē Warner said. ďAnd when I reached out to his son before I talked to Phillip to explore possible options going forward, I didnít offer anyone any job, nor would I offer any job. And that is the fact.Ē
  • Watch Mark Levin at Values Voter Summit 2014

    09/27/2014 1:07:01 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 6 replies
    The Right Scoop via Values Voter Summit ^ | 9-27-2014 | Value Voters Summit
    Mark Levin did an on-stage interview this morning with Tony Perkins at the Values Voter Summit and you can watch it below:
  • MARK LEVIN: God Help Us! This Administration Is 'Pro-Hamas'

    07/28/2014 9:16:58 PM PDT · by Nachum · 21 replies
    youtube ^ | 7/28/14 | Daily Rushbo
    Audio at link.