G Washington letter to Henry Lee, 1786 ‘The picture which you have exhibited, and the accounts which are published of the commotions, and temper of numerous bodies in the Eastern States, are equally to be lamented and deprecated. They exhibit a melancholy proof of what our trans-Atlantic foe has predicted; and of another thing perhaps, […]
“Democracy is not an ideal to be strived for. Democracy is not an end in itself. Democracy is the means to an end; it is a system of government whose purpose is to secure prosperity and stability for We the People. Corrupt politicians and traitorous communists spout over and over again that Democracy is our […]
“The desire to rule is the mother of heresies.” — St. John Chrysostom, Commentary on the Epistle of St. Paul to the Galatians
I know we’re not supposed to judge, but c’mon. yahoo WASHINGTON (AP) — An openly transgender Episcopal priest is set to preach at Washington National Cathedral. The Rev. Dr. Cameron Partridge, the Episcopal chaplain at Boston University, will be a guest preacher on Sunday. He’ll be the first openly transgender priest to preach from Canterbury […]
I may just be in a bad mood, but skimming these sites is actually making me angry. unitingnc With your support, we will continue to add programs that: Help recent immigrants better integrate into their new communities. Help longtime North Carolinians understand the challenges faced by more recent immigrants, and the dreams they hope to […]
Via NC Renegade Yahoo On Sunday, the inaugural Sunday Assembly in Los Angeles attracted several hundred people bound by their belief in non-belief. Similar gatherings in San Diego, Nashville, New York and other U.S. cities have drawn hundreds of atheists seeking the camaraderie of a congregation without religion or ritual. The founders, British duo Sanderson […]
Found this on Toilet Nation Another Day, Another Mom is a blog by a mother who has failed her six year old son: “I have no fears for who my son is, or who he will become. I celebrate his ability to move with grace and fluidity between the lines of a gender dichotomy that […]
Via Arctic Pilgrim: So, the stodgy old Word of God has been updated for modern use. Announcing the Queen James Bible! Seriously.