Tag: History

THE END OF AN IRE

No, dear reader, I haven't mis-spelled a word in my title, I'm just rather partial to puns... Do you ever wish you could read a book or watch a movie in which nothing goes wrong, where nobody gets hurt and there are no problems to solve? I've discussed with my sons the fact that works … Continue reading THE END OF AN IRE

EVIDENCE AGAINST THE BIBLE-OR BIAS?

News stories have been published around the world purporting to have evidence of "another" mistake in the Bible. However, once again the "experts" have only shown their bias and their failure to actually read all but one or two Bible verses-if that. This time the "evidence" against the Bible concerns the Canaanites. Researchers believe they've … Continue reading EVIDENCE AGAINST THE BIBLE-OR BIAS?

ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE,WAR AND POLITICS

I know it's very unfashionable to talk about war, but whether you know it or not, and whether you want to be or not, you're in one... One of my mother's more common little adages was this one: "All's fair in love, war and politics". This wasn't part of her personal ethos, but one of … Continue reading ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE,WAR AND POLITICS

LAWLESSNESS, FROM BEGINNING TO END

A few years ago , while observing the world of politics and the affairs of men, the word ”lawlessness”, in its Biblical sense, began to pop into my mind... Recently I've noticed several Christians commentators using the same word to help define the spirit of our times. Anyone who's missed the proliferation of lawlessness either isn't looking or … Continue reading LAWLESSNESS, FROM BEGINNING TO END