Candidates on Abortion–On the Issues

Candidates on Abortion: Background on other issues: Democratic Incumbents: Pres.Barack Obama V.P.Joe Biden Democratic 2016 Prospects: Secy.Hillary Clinton Gov.Andrew Cuomo(NY) Mayor Rahm Emanuel(IL) Gov.Martin O`Malley(MD) Gov.Deval Patrick(MA) Republican 2016 Prospects: Gov.Jeb Bush(FL) Amb.John Bolton(MD) Dr.Ben Carson(MD) Gov.Chris Cristie(NJ) Sen.Ted Cruz(TX) Rep.Newt Gingrich(GA) Rep.Peter King(NY) Gov.Sarah Palin(AK) Sen.Rand Paul(KY) Gov.Rick Perry(TX) Sen.Rob Portman(OH) Sen.Marco Rubio(FL) Rep.Paul … Continue reading

From the Mirror of Love by Saint Aelred

.From the Mirror of Love by Saint Aelred, abbot Christ, the model of brotherly love The perfection of brotherly love lies in the love of one’s enemies. We can find no greater inspiration for this than grateful remembrance of the wonderful patience of Christ. He who is more fair than all the sons of men offered his … Continue reading

ISIS Practices- Islamic or Not?

via What ISIS Really Wants – The Atlantic. Centuries have passed since the wars of religion ceased in Europe, and since men stopped dying in large numbers because of arcane theological disputes. Hence, perhaps, the incredulity and denial with which Westerners have greeted news of the theology and practices of the Islamic State. Many refuse … Continue reading

What ISIS Really Wants – The Atlantic

What ISIS Really Wants – The Atlantic. What is the Islamic State? Where did it come from, and what are its intentions? The simplicity of these questions can be deceiving, and few Western leaders seem to know the answers. In December, The New York Times published confidential comments by Major General Michael K. Nagata, the … Continue reading