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If the bacon apocalypse comes … (Are YOU ready?)

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Smoke Free Environment Act 2012  [From the Gibraltar Politics Page] FOR THOSE OUT THERE THAT ARE STILL NOT SURE WHERE SMOKING WILL BE ALLOWED OR NOT ALLOWED FROM THE 1ST OCTOBER, PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK AND WATCH THIS VIDEO … Continue reading

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The Economist on Europe’s P.I.G.S.: “They’re bust. Admit it.”

The Economist has a sobering article:  They’re bust. Admit it. It seems that everyone knows what the politicians dare not mention – that Europe's peripheral economies Portugal, Ireland, Greece (Spain?) are effectively bankrupt. Yes sir-eeee: falido, fallito, πτώχευση, en quiebra.  Their costs of managing … Continue reading

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The faith of President Obama

At the National Prayer Breakfast President Obama spoke from a somewhat personal perspective on his faith and what his Christian beliefs mean to him: “My Christian faith has been sustaining for me over the last couple of years and even … Continue reading

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Christians protect Muslims while they pray during protests in Egypt

From Reddit.  An unusual headline that struck me.  Egyptian Christians have been making human chains around their muslim neighbours and friends, whilst these prayed, in order to protect them in the riots and disturbances.  This can make for some awesome … Continue reading

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Burn a Quran day? – My view as an evangelical pastor

OK I have to speak out on this issue of burning the Quran on 9/11.  Terry Jones, pastor of the Dove World Outreach Center, a small, evangelical church in Gainesville, Fla., has stirred-up controversy by declaring that he intends to … Continue reading

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Nothing short of outrageous

I wrote the following letter to the Gibraltar Chronicle after they published a story that a man who was caught in Gibraltar distributing thousands of the most extreme images of child pronography was sentenced to only 18 months in prison, … Continue reading

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