Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Today’s Reading


Today in the Coptic Kalendar it is the Feast Day The Falling Asleep of St. Abba Noub the Confessor, in the OCA it is the Feast Day of the 12 Apostles, and in the Roman Kalendar it is the Feast Day of the First Martyrs of Rome. May our holy companions and friends pray with …

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July the Fourth


Next Wednesday Americans, well at least some Americans, will celebrate Independence Day. There will be the mandatory fireworks, (though not as many as in years gone by because of budget cuts and other considerations,) and various parades with all the attending hoopla. In the capitol of the Republic there will be a media event of …

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The Fouth of July


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Republicans call for “armed rebellion”


Well the Tea Party Robber Baron Mercenaries called Republicans are calling for an “armed rebellion” following the ruling on the health care law. It seems that when the Supreme Court rules against them they call this unconstitutional just like the segregationists did in 1954! It would not surprise me at all to see a coup …

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Remember


Gad Beck, the last known gay Jewish survivor of the Holocaust, died on Sunday in Berlin. He passed away in a senior citizens’ home six days before his 89th birthday,which would have been on June 30.

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“share” as chain letters


I don’t share chain letters disguised as prayer circles, you know the kind that promises if you send it on to ten other people you will be blessed, no that is superstition. Nor do I do the “like” if you love Jesus shares because that is like “standing on the corner to be seen of …

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scholars?


No the guy that thinks he knows it all he does not outrank you in fact he should be your servant! Funny thing about scholars they are like theologians which in some ways are just like the good ole boys who ruled the Temple and who strained at a gnat and swallowed a camel! I …

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the real face of the Republican Party


Hi, Would you laugh if someone joked about violently assaulting a group of nuns? That’s what Iowa Rep. Tom Latham did on a right-wing radio show last week. The radio host was mad that a group of Catholic sisters are taking a multistate bus tour to highlight their concerns about the House Republican budget. He …

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Please sign


Dear friend, Do you think public television should give free airtime to anti-gay Religious Right propaganda? Neither did two senior employees of Alabama Public Television who objected to airing a TV series produced by right-wing pseudo-historian David Barton — a Religious Right activist who supports imprisoning gay people. But when they spoke up, they were …

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republic for sale


the Supreme Court has also said once again that corporations are people and have struck down the Montana law that has been in effect since the early 1900s! which banned corporations from owning elections! So since our republic is now up for sale and our Constitutional right to vote now being bought and sold, unless …

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