Archives for April 7, 2014

UPDATES re. the Priests and Nun Kidnapped in Cameroon

Things don't look good for the Canadian nun who was kidnapped early Saturday morning in Cameroon, where she worked as a missionary helping those with HIV and AIDS.Several of my readers have asked whether I had any updates on the status of the victims, since I first posted a prayer request on Saturday morning.  Sadly, they've not been located, but additional information has now been published by Britain's Daily Mail.The 80-year-old Canadian nun, who has now been officially identified as … [Read more...]

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Hillary Clinton Applauds Hooligans Who Desecrated Cathedral

"Strong and brave young women."That's what former U.S. Secretary of State and potential presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called the members of Pussy Riot, a Russian anarchist punk band whose members have been convicted in Russian courts of "hooliganism" and inciting religious hatred.Clinton posed with two members of the band while in New York for the Women in the World Summit.  On Friday, she posted the photo on Twitter, saying,Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina … [Read more...]

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Catholic College Prof Falls for Epic Prank on April Fool’s Day

Dr. Stephen Barrows wants the full attention of his class.That's why the economics professor at Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, has a "no cell phone" policy.  If students receive a call during class time, he requires them to answer it on speaker phone.All of which provided the perfect set-up for his students to prank him  on April Fool's Day.This will make you chuckle! … [Read more...]

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