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Someone Swindled the Ladder To The Top

College is a place for rose colored glasses. Everyone walks around with a mug full of coffee, a heart full of stress, and head full of hope. 220 more words

Life

The Sea Beggars

Posted at Beacon of Truth/ Our Christian Heritage:

While humble men were dying for their faith, Providence was preparing for the deliverance of the country. Following the withdrawal of William’s army, persecution broke out with ever greater ferocity until the unhappy country came to the realization that it had but one hope and that hope was William of Orange. 517 more words

Church History

200 Proof Gospel

The Reformation was a time when men went blind, staggering drunk because they had discovered, in the dusty basement of late medievalism, a whole cellar full of fifteen-hundred year old, two-hundred proof Grace – bottle after bottle of pure distillate of Scripture, one sip of which would convince anyone that God saves us single-handedly.  63 more words

Gospel

William of Orange Becomes Protestant

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William of Orange, reading correctly the signs that portended the future, fled the country, retiring to his patrimonial estates in Nassau. 344 more words

Church History

Strips of Linen

I cannot get away from my growing intrigue with scripture. You would think after 42 years, one would grow weary of the same words. I have never experienced a book for which more than two reads made sense! 818 more words

Transformation

Catholic History, Dispelling the Myths, a video by Dr. Thomas F. Madden

If the ignorant rantings of certain people–especially the recent and most ignorant ranting of a certain ignorant politician–have accomplished nothing else, at least they have brought attention to a subject that has suffered from lack of attention; or when it has garnered attention, the motive has most often been that of ill will, and rather than spreading light, has instead increased the darkness, already pervasive enough, even in Catholic circles. 323 more words

Spiritual Warfare

The Aroma of the King

“Whenever you enter a town and they receive you, eat what is set before you. Heal the sick in it and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’ But whenever you enter a town and they do not receive you, go into its streets and say, ‘Even the dust of your town that clings to our feet we wipe off against you. 875 more words

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