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Pope apologizing, what do Protestants have to apologize for?

CNA photo A recent story in the National Catholic Register reports that American evangelical Christians are commending the Roman Pontiff’s promotion of ecumenism and the Gospel. It stated, http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/evangelicals-praise-pope-francis-promotion-of-the-gospel/: As Pope Francis visits a evangelical Protestant church in Italy today and … Continue reading

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Illegal Immigration and the Roman Catholics

The news is not good for American patriots who love the freedom America has traditionally stood for. The New York Times reported last month the dwindling opposition of Republicans “to legalizing the status of millions of illegal immigrants”, because of … Continue reading

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Letter to the editor exchange ended after criticism of myself by another letter writer

Re: N. R. Ward’s Oct 12 letter. Mr. Ward writes from a position of relative ignorance, I suggest. I researched Charles Chiniquy’s claims over a period of twenty-two years in libraries, archives, etc, across the U.S.and found no significant mistakes. … Continue reading

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Religion and the Race for the Presidency 2012

  Last week, the National Post’s Catholic-in-residence, Raymond De Souza, wrote about how pleased he was about the growing influence of the Catholic Church in the United States, “America’s two (political) Catholic tribes”, August 30, p A14. In his latest … Continue reading

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The Conspirator and Joe Ricketts

So Joe Ricketts bankrolls a movie about Mary Surratt. “The Conspirator,” recounted the story of Mary Surratt, the only woman charged in the plot to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. Directed by Robert Redford, “The Conspirator” was released in 2011.  The movie … Continue reading

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Lincoln Vampire Hunter- Give it a miss if you like history

A couple of days ago, I went to see Abraham Lincoln – Vampire Hunter, as it was in my hometown. I had been interviewed by the CBC Radio Daybreak North (B.C.) show about the movie last week so I thought … Continue reading

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Is Charles Chiniquy relevant for today?

Who is Charles Chiniquy? He died more than a hundred and ten years ago and most people in Canada and the United States have never heard of him. Why would he be relevant today? He continues however, to have significance … Continue reading

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