Archive for May 7th, 2017

Harriet Tubman, on the Money: Resisting Evil, Trusting God

Harriet Tubman, on the Money: Resisting Evil, Trusting God

on May 7, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

By Eric Metaxas  How do we resist evil? One woman’s approach was on the money. And soon, she will be, too. When you open your wallet in few years, you may be seeing something different on the $20 bill: The U.S. Treasury Department is proposing to take President Andrew Jackson off the front of the bill and replace him with […]

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Get Off My Back!

Get Off My Back!

on May 7, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Who will deliver me from this body of death? — Romans 7:24   Roman emperors saw torture as a legitimate way to put muscle and teeth into their laws. They were known to bind the body of a murder victim to the back of his killer. Under penalty of death, no one was allowed to release the condemned criminal. This terrible […]

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May 7th in History

May 7th in History

on May 7, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

May 7 is the 127th day of the year (128th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 238 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Acacius of Byzantium Agostino Roscelli Flavia Domitilla Gisela of Hungary Harriet Starr Cannon (Episcopal Church (USA)) John of Beverley Rose Venerini Stanislaus (Roman martyrology) May 7 (Eastern Orthodox […]

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