Pope Makes Mideast Leaders a Peace Offer They Couldn’t Refuse

Originally posted on TIME:
By inviting the president of Israel and the head of the Palestinian Authority to his Vatican home for a “prayer for peace,” Pope Francis picks up where Secretary of…

Did Ancient Egyptians Find Uranium in Grand Canyon?

Originally posted on Reclaiming Sovereignty:
I just heard that the US administration must shortly decide whether to grant uranium mining rights on sacred sites, the Grand Canyon and Mount Rushmore. It reminded me…

Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature

Originally posted on Just English:
The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte…

Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature

Originally posted on Just English:
The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte…

Pope Francis: Church could support civil unions

Originally posted on CNN Belief Blog:
By Daniel Burke, CNN Belief Blog Co-Editor (CNN) — Pope Francis reaffirmed the Catholic Church’s opposition to gay marriage on Wednesday, but suggested in a newspaper interview that…

At Weekly Exorcisms, Egypt’s Muslims and Christians Unite Against the Demons

Originally posted on World:
The demon that had possessed the elderly Muslim woman was so strong that even an Imam couldn’t get rid of it. So her family opted for a priest. “My…

Genesis 27.11

Originally posted on theologygrams:
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The Game Changed in Venezuela Last Night – and the International Media Is Asleep At the Switch

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
San Cristobal on Tuesday night Dear International Editor: Listen and understand. The game changed in Venezuela last night. What had been a slow-motion unravelling that had stretched out…

Game-changer: Israeli natural gas began flowing today. Dawn of “energy independence.” Prophetic, too?

Originally posted on Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog:
Photo of the Tamar Lease natural gas rig, located 90 kilometers west of the city of Haifa, northern Israel (photo credit: AP/Albatross Aerial Perspective/Times of…

New Museum in Petra, Jordan

Originally posted on Imponderabilia:
As a former archaeological field-student at Petra, and a lover of all things Jordanian, I couldn’t help but share this brief news story about the addition of another museum…