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WHAT AN AWFUL PREDICAMENT ! — reblogging a couple of posts from Rudy u Martinka

When we insist upon doing things we know we should not do, we may try to assuage our guilt by seducing others into our wrongdoing, making others accomplices and obligated to share our guilt. For some reason, we ignore the … Continue reading

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SILENCING THE LAMBS

I have never been a big fan of horror movies. So I never bothered see The Silence of the Lambs (film). Nevertheless, because the film’s makers advertised and talked up their film, it became popular. So I heard a little … Continue reading

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LITMUS TEST

Moderation in all things. — Terence (from here) I have a commenter, novascout (or scout, depending upon his mood), who is confused about litmus tests. litmus test (noun) Chemistry. the use of litmus paper or solution to test the acidity … Continue reading

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DO LIBERAL DEMOCRATS REALLY THINK THEY ARE TOLERANT?

When Liberal Democrats tout diversity, we get lots of pictures of people who look different. What we don’t get is a picture of bunch of people with different ideas. Perhaps that is why Liberal Democrats can handle the appearance of … Continue reading

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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 4

In MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 3, we considered the Christian nature of the American experiment of government. In that post, I argued that Christians must work to make certain their government reflects their values. Nevertheless, government … Continue reading

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