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The Common Ills Hejira
My apologies to Ned Parker, I said he had something wrong when he didn't. We'll get to that in a moment, but first, Dalshad Abdullah (Asharq al-Awsat) reports:
Kurdish Peshmerga forces aided by the Kurdistan Regional Governmentâ€™s
(KRG) AsayiĹź security apparatus and airstrikes by the US-led coalition
targeting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) made major advances
against the extremist group in the Kirkuk governorate in Iraq on
Saturday, according to Kurdish security officials.
Speaking to Asharq Al-Awsat, Brig. Gen. Sarhad Qader, the
head of the Kirkuk police force, said Peshmerga forces liberated several
areas in the northeastern province and â€śinflicted heavy losses on ISIS,
killing dozens of ISIS fightersâ€ť during the operation.
Isabel Coles and Mark Trevelyan (Reuters) add, "The Kurds took full control of Kirkuk last summer
as Islamic State overran the north of the country, and several
divisions of the Iraqi army... (more)
cone-crusher The characteris tics of river gravel sand making machine
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preacher314 understandi ng the word
God will help you understand his Word
Is the Bible really God's Word?
All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach
us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong
in our lives.
2 Timothy 3:14 NLT
The Word Transforms
Dr. E. V. Rieu was a classical scholar and translator for
many years. He rendered Homer into very modern
English for the Penguin Classics. Rieu was sixty years
old and a life-long agnostic when the same firm invited
him to translate the Gospels. His son remarked: "It will
be interesting to see what Father makes of the four
Gospels. It will be even more interesting to see what
the four Gospels make of Father."
The answer was soon forthcoming. A year later, Rieu,
convinced and converted, joined the Church of England.
In an interview with J. B. Phillips, Rieu confessed that
he had undertaken the task of translation because of an
"intense desire to satisfy himself as to the authenticity
and spiritual content of the Gospels." He was... (more)