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January 23rd in History

January 23rd in History

on January 23, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 342 days remaining until the end of the year (343 in leap years). Holidays Bounty Day (Pitcairn Island) Christian Feast Day: Abakuh Marianne of Molokai Emerentiana Ildephonsus of Toledo Phillips Brooks (Episcopal Church (USA)) January 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) National Pie Day (United States of […]

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January 22nd in History

January 22nd in History

on January 22, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 343 days remaining until the end of the year (344 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Anastasius of Persia Vincent of Saragossa Vincent, Orontius, and Victor Blessed William Joseph Chaminade January 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Reunion Day (Ukraine) Answer Your Cat’s Question Day Celebration […]

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Quote for Today January 21st

Quote for Today January 21st

on January 21, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live! Bob Marley Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim. Starting […]

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January 21st in History

January 21st in History

on January 21, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 21 is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 344 days remaining until the end of the year (345 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Agnes Fructuosus Meinrad of Einsiedeln January 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Errol Barrow Day (Barbados) Flag Day (Quebec) Lady of Altagracia Day (Dominican Republic) National Hug Day (United States) […]

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January 20th in History

January 20th in History

on January 20, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 345 days remaining until the end of the year (346 in leap years). In the ancient astronomy, it is the cusp day between Capricorn and Aquarius. In some years it is Aquarius, but others Capricorn. It depends on the year. Holidays Armed Forces Day (Mali) […]

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The last president to skip his successor’s inauguration was Tennessee’s Andrew Johnson

The last president to skip his successor’s inauguration was Tennessee’s Andrew Johnson

on January 20, 2022, 5:45 AM / in History

So President Trump is not the Only One BY Travis Dorman | Knoxville News Sentinel After making history by being impeached, President Andrew Johnson lambasted his political opponents, painted himself as a persecuted hero and skipped his successor’s inauguration as he finished up his single term in office. Sound familiar? If President Donald Trump follows through with his plan to snub President-elect Joe Biden’s […]

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January 19th in History

January 19th in History

on January 19, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 346 days remaining until the end of the year (347 in leap years). Holidays Birthday of Edgar Allan Poe (commemorated by the Poe Toaster at his grave in Baltimore) Christian Feast Day: Henry of Uppsala Maris, Martha, Abachum and Audifax Mark of Ephesus Pontianus of […]

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Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee

on January 19, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

Original Post by Mark Alexander Today we take a moment to remember the birth anniversary of Robert E. Lee (1807-1870), one of the greatest military commanders in American history. He was also a great man of faith who gave his all for the cause of liberty and states’ rights. There were many honorable men of the Confederate States of America, […]

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January 18th in History

January 18th in History

on January 18, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 347 days remaining until the end of the year (348 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Athanasius of Alexandria (Eastern Orthodox Church) Cyril of Alexandria Saint Margaret of Hungary Prisca Volusianus of Tours Deicolus Amy Carmichael (Church of England) January 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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January 17th in History

January 17th in History

on January 17, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 348 days remaining until the end of the year (349 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Anthony the Great (Roman Catholic and Eastern (Byzantine) Catholic Church) Blessed Amelbert Mildgytha Sulpitius the Pious January 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) National Day (Minorca) The opening ceremony of […]

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No Creator-God, No Rights

on January 16, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

by Jake Macaulay Imagine you were playing football against a very determined opponent and a new rule was introduced. According to this new rule of play, your team could actually never have possession of the football. Every time you received a kick-off, or recovered a fumble, or intercepted a pass, or even when you took over on downs, play would […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on January 16, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

“There is in human nature a resentment of injury, and indignation against wrong, a love of truth and a veneration of virtue … if the people are capable of understanding, seeing and feeling the differences between true and false, right and wrong, virtue and vice…” John Adams (1775) wrote in a letter to the Massachusetts’s Bay Readers The full letter […]

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January 16th in History

January 16th in History

on January 16, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 349 days remaining until the end of the year (350 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Pope Marcellus I Blessed Joseph Vaz Berard of Carbio Fursey Honoratus of Arles Titian of Oderzo January 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Flag Day or Magen David Day (Israel) […]

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Quote for Today January 15th

Quote for Today January 15th

on January 15, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

“I think we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living on the labor of the industrious.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to William Ludlow, 1824

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January 15th in History

January 15th in History

on January 15, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 350 days remaining until the end of the year (351 in leap years). Holidays Armed Forces Day (Nigeria) Army Day (India) Christian feast day: Abeluzius (Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church) Arnold Janssen Ita Macarius of Egypt (Western Christianity) Paul the Hermit January 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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January 14th in History

January 14th in History

on January 14, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 351 days remaining until the end of the year (352 in leap years). In the 20th and 21st centuries the Julian calendar is 13 days behind the Gregorian calendar, thus January 14 is sometimes celebrated as New Year’s Day (Old New Year) by religious groups […]

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What Do Thy Seek?

What Do Thy Seek?

on January 13, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, Religion

“It was for freedom that Christ has made us free.” Freedom, I mean true freedom has always been purchased with blood. It is only maintained by vigilance. Christ purchased our freedom from sin and death and with His blood, but we only walk in that freedom according to the vigilance with which we embrace the grace of God, shun the […]

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Black America Before LBJ: How the Welfare State Inadvertently Helped Ruin Black Communities

Black America Before LBJ: How the Welfare State Inadvertently Helped Ruin Black Communities

on January 13, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

“We waged a war on poverty and poverty won.” President Ronald Reagan, 1988 State of the Union Address The dust has settled and the evidence is in: The 1960s Great Society and War on Poverty programs of President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) have been a colossal and giant failure. One might make the argument that social welfare programs are the […]

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January 13th in History

January 13th in History

on January 13, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 352 days remaining until the end of the year (353 in leap years). It is sometimes celebrated as New Year’s Eve (at least in the 20th & 21st centuries) by ethnic groups and religious orders still using the thirteen-days-adrift Julian calendar (Old New Year). Holidays […]

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January 12th in History

January 12th in History

on January 12, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 353 days remaining until the end of the year (354 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Aelred of Rievaulx Benedict Biscop Tatiana January 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest day on which Lee–Jackson Day can fall while January 18 is the latest, celebrated on the […]

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