Christian Persecution Continues Unabated

They're at it again. From thestar.comPolice stand by as church torched, desecratedALGIERS, ALGERIA – Islamists looted and burned a Protestant church in Algeria, the congregation's leader said Monday, suggesting they were inspired by a recent spate of religious intolerance in the Arab and Muslim world.The church – hosted in an apartment block in the city … Continue reading Christian Persecution Continues Unabated

Ditch supertax to stop 9,000 bankers leaving City

So says Boris Johnson according to the London Evening StandardBoris Johnson threw down the gauntlet to shadow chancellor George Osborne today, urging him to rule out extending the supertax on bonuses.The Mayor is seeking reassurances that Gordon Brown's tax would not be imposed by a Tory government. The showdown comes after Mr Johnson claimed that … Continue reading Ditch supertax to stop 9,000 bankers leaving City

Suffering

Image via WikipediaSometimes we hear words that touch us in way that our only response can be "Oh God!" But it's an exclamation of surprise that something so deep can be communicated so simply.One such of these is from Pope Benedict XVI."Even suffering is part of the truth of our life. Thus, trying to shield … Continue reading Suffering