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Archive for December, 2009

-UK: The State Will Now Decide Who is a Jew?

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

(UK Supreme Court  by d-notice via Flickr) A dangerous precedent has been set by the British Supreme Court in their ruling that the Jewish Free School admission policies are racially discriminatory and in violation of 1976 Race Relations Act. The JFS currently admits students that are considered Jewish based upon 3,500 year-old Orthodox Jewish criteria […]

-NCIS and NCIS LA turns the Ft. Hood Muslim Story on its Ear

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

Last night on NCIS and NCIS LA, the TV series writers turned the Ft. Hood story of Muslim Major Hasan on its ear. Obviously they were figuring that all of us bigoted Americans were over due for a needed lesson in ‘political correctness’ when it comes to Islam. After all, Muslims are the new favorite […]

-The Plight of Christians in Quetta, Pakistan

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

(Quetta via Wikipedia) There are around 35,000 Christians living in the old colonial city of Quetta, Pakistan but they are nearly invisible and for good reason. Even their churches are like concrete fortresses that are under constant police protection. Thousands of Christians have lived here for hundreds of years as a throw back to the British colonial period […]

-Dueling Jesuses?: Isa of Islam Vs. Jesus Christ of Christianity

Monday, December 14th, 2009

There really could be dueling Jesuses in the future—Isa-Almasih (Jesus Messiah in the Quran) of Islam verses Jesus Christ of Christianity. First of all the birth of Jesus is portrayed in similar ways by both religions but the results are quite different. Both teach that Mary was a virgin and the angel appeared to her […]

-Calls for One Child and One World Government

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Image by woodleywonderworks via Flickr In the name of climate change one of Canada’s major news outlets is calling for a one child policy similar to what despotic China has in place to be imposed by some kind of One World government. The calls for one world government seem to be coming in from all […]

-China: Authorities Crack down on Christian ‘Mega’ Churches

Friday, December 11th, 2009

For the past three months, the Chinese authorities have cracked down on several large Christian churches around the country. In Linfin China, over 400 police and a number of hired thugs attacked the Golden Lamp Church which served over 50,000 members and was probably China’s first ‘mega-church’. In mid-September, the authorities descended upon the church […]

-Norway: Obama Snubs the King and Usual Nobel Peace Prize Festivities

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

(Image by Getty Images via Daylife) President Obama was supposed to be the one who undid the perception of the ugly arrogant American President around the world and in Europe in particular. However he is already wearing thin in a number of places and nowhere more than in Norway as he visits to pick up […]

-UPDATE: Case Against Christian Hotel Couple Dismissed

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

 The Case against Ben and Sharon Vogelenzang has been dismissed. The trial began yesterday but was dismissed this afternoon by the magistrate-District judge Richard Clancy- who ruled that the evidence against the hoteliers was “inconsistent”. The couple had been charged by authorities with a religiously aggravated public order offence after they had a disagreement with […]

-British Parliament Passes Amendment Supporting Free Speech over Homosexuality

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

Pastors and Christians in the UK are now free to criticize homosexuality without the fear of being arrested for “hate” speech. The Parliament passed an amendment this week allowing for free speech and criticism of sexual conduct and practice. A number of Christians had been in legal trouble over statements made against homosexuality which some […]

-UK: Trial Begins for Christian Couple Who Criticized Islam

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

The trial begins today for the Christian couple who were arrested after a female Muslim guest at their hotel complained that she was offended by negative comments that they had made about Islam. The incident started as a friendly religious discussion over breakfast between Ben and Sharon Vogelenzang, who run the Bounty House Hotel in […]