Archives for Jun 30, 2012 @ 15:19

Church of the Nativity News

Unesco has granted endangered world heritage status and funding for repairs to the site seen as Jesus’s birthplace in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, despite objections from the US and Israel. Israeli officials have questioned the need for Bethlehem to be registered as an endangered site and see Palestinian moves at Unesco and other UN [Read More…]

German Invasion into the Sanctuary

From The Guardian: What’s the solution to this? Have a medical doctor alongside the “cutter”? Jewish and Muslim leaders were united on Wednesday in their condemnation of a German court’s decision to in effect outlaw the circumcision of boys after a judge deemed that the religious practice amounted to bodily harm. Representatives of the two [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

When heaven and earth meet, by Fr Rob. My friend Jim Martin‘s got three good prefaces that might influence your life: ““This may not be right, but . . .” “I don’t want to gossip, but . . .” “Maybe I shouldn’t say this, but . . .” Rachel’s right: there are times when the [Read More…]