Archives for November 2008

Metropolitan Jonah to lead OCA

The Orthodox Church in America announced that Bishop Jonah of Fort Worth was elected Archbishop of Washington and New York and Metropolitan of All America and Canada today at the 15th All-American Council of the OCA. Ancient Faith Radio has Metropolitan Jonah’s address to the council, where he offers insights about the nature of leadership […]

Obama Defeats ‘Social Darwinists’?

Update (11/19/08) — In “Bush’s record in Africa receives well-deserved praise,” USA Today’s DeWayne Wickham gives us this: This year, Bush signed a bill that authorized up to $48 billion to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria — most of it to be spent in sub-Saharan Africa — from 2009 through 2013. Since 2003, the Bush […]

Another Brawl at the Holy Sepulchre

Maybe it’s time to put these on pay-per-view, like they do for the cage fighters. Here’s the report from AP on those brawlin’ monks at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem: A bearded Armenian monk in a red-and-pink robe and a black-clad Greek Orthodox monk with a bloody gash on his forehead were […]

Thomas Sowell before the election

Recent Comments Dishonest Dialogue [3] Dave E. Sanders Years ago, when I was living in Miami, I met an Orthodox…May 16, 9:24 AM John P. It is interesting to observe that virtually the same folks who are…May 15, 11:03 AM Ronda Wintheiser Some have? Maria McDowell apparently finally gave up trying to argue the…May 15, […]

Congratulations to Wesley J. Smith

The Human Life Foundation awarded its “Great Defender of Life” to Wesley J. Smith last month for his tireless work in defense of human life. I’ve admired Mr. Smith’s work for years, have read most of his books, and even reviewed one for Town Hall a few years back. His books are invaluable in keeping […]

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