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  • Pope Francis: Shouldn't it be a welcoming Church for all?

    10/03/2013 7:43:41 AM PDT · by cleghornboy · 4 replies
    La Salette Journey ^ | October 3, 2013 | Paul Melanson
    It was the philosopher George Santayana who described Modernism thusly: " the love of all Christianity in those who perceive that it is all a fable. It is the historic attachment to his Church of a Catholic who has discovered that he is a pagan...The Modernists are men of the Renaissance, pagan, pantheistic in their profounder sentiment, to whom the hard and narrow realism of official Christianity is offensive just because it presupposes that Christianity is true...As for Modernism, it is suicide. It is the last of those concessions to the spirit of the world which half-believers and double-minded prophets...
  • Army Vice Chief of Staff joins Dallas in welcoming home troops

    03/08/2006 6:06:35 PM PST · by SandRat · 5 replies · 227+ views
    ARNEWS ^ | Mar 7, 2006 | Ali Bettencourt
    DALLAS, Texas (Army News Service, March 7, 2006) – More than 260 troops from the Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force were treated to a special ‘welcome home’ from Gen. Richard A. Cody, vice chief of staff of the Army March 4. Cody joined airport staff and volunteers from the “Welcome Home a Hero” program at the airport to greet the service members. “America is behind you,” Cody said in an address to the troops. “I know how important that it is for you to know, and you are about to see exactly what I mean here at Dallas/Fort Worth.”...
  • State's Democrats say Bush trip to Lincoln OK

    05/09/2003 3:11:59 PM PDT · by microgood · 17 replies · 264+ views
    Bremerton Sun ^ | May 9,2003 | Chris Barron
    Continued criticism by Democrats of President Bush's visit to the supercarrier USS Abraham Lincoln a week ago isn't shared by this state's party members. Of course, six state Democrats flew by helicopter to greet the warship as it headed into Everett on Monday. U.S. Reps. Norm Dicks, Jay Inslee and Rick Larsen, who all represent districts that include Navy installations, said they don't begrudge Bush's landing and national address on the aircraft carrier May 1. They said the nation's focus should be on the economy and today's tax-cut vote, not Bush's visit to the Lincoln. The House trio was accompanied...