Archive for December 27th, 2020

The difference between ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ and ‘1917’: Experiencing the reality of Christmas

The difference between ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ and ‘1917’: Experiencing the reality of Christmas

on December 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison My wife and I saw Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker on Monday and the movie 1917 yesterday. The first is the last of nine films in the “space myth” franchise; the second is a deeply moving encounter with the horrors of World War I. No one but those who made the films has been to the real world of Star […]

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Quote for Today December 27th

Quote for Today December 27th

on December 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War—its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional […]

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The Place Of Going Forth

The Place Of Going Forth

on December 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Bethlehem . . . , out of you shall come forth to Me the One to be Ruler in Israel. —Micah 5:2 A lot of attention was suddenly focused on the small town of Bethlehem. Jews from many parts of the world came to be counted in a census. Mary and Joseph traveled there from Nazareth. Shepherds came from the […]

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Now I have heard it all… Mary was Raped? The Leftist Christmas Grinches Are at It Again

Now I have heard it all… Mary was Raped? The Leftist Christmas Grinches Are at It Again

on December 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion, Religion

Written by  Selwyn Duke It’s bad enough when a Muslim cleric states that one must not say “Merry Christmas” and that doing so is worse than “killing someone,” as an Islamic “scholar” I recently cited did. But then we have the people born into the Christian tradition who join the anti-yuletide chorus, albeit with a tad more subtlety (usually). This […]

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December 27th in History

December 27th in History

on December 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

December 27 is the 361st day of the year (362nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are four days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Fabiola John the Apostle Nicarete December 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Constitution Day (North Korea) Emergency Rescuer’s Day (Russia) St. Stephen’s Day (Eastern Orthodox Church; a public holiday in […]

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