Monthly Archives: September 2013

Psalm 126

I have three items for my blog post today on Psalm 126. 1.  The King James Version for v 1 states: “A Song of degrees.  When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.”  … Continue reading

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Misuse and Use of Luke 10:21

At Bible study last night, one verse that got quoted was Luke 10:21: “In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit, and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the … Continue reading

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“For the glory of Your name” (Psalm 79:9)

Originally posted on Mercy not Sacrifice:
For about the past year, God has been giving me verses from psalms to memorize in Hebrew. I can’t really explain why. But the meaning of the verse that He gives me is slightly…

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 27

On page 857 of Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full, we read: “An unprecedentedly massive air assault on North Vietnam began on December 18.  (Nixon told Haldeman and Kissinger that he didn’t want to start on Sunday, … Continue reading

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 26

I have three items for my blog post today about Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full. 1.  On page 822, we read: “[White House counsel John] Dean had set up his own investigation unit and had caused … Continue reading

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 25

On page 804 of Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full, Conrad Black states regarding FBI director J. Edgar Hoover: “His finest hour had been his opposition to the internment of Japanese-Americans on the West Coast after Pearl Harbor in … Continue reading

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 24

For my blog post today about Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full, I’ll use as my starting-point something that Black says on page 764: “Nixon’s last newsworthy act of 1971 was a commutation of sentence for James … Continue reading

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 23

My blog post on Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full will focus on money supply and the gold standard. 1.  On page 696, we read: “Unemployment was low, but inflation had risen from 3.3 percent to 5.5 … Continue reading

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Repentance and Forgiveness

The theme at church this morning was repentance and forgiveness.  I’m not always sure how to respond to that particular theme.  I’m told that I need to believe in Jesus to be saved.  Do I truly believe in Jesus?  How … Continue reading

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Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full 22

For my blog post today about Conrad Black’s Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full, I’ll use as my starting-point something that Black says on page 720 about Richard Nixon’s daughter, Tricia: “She had avoided all public attention after she … Continue reading

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