TUMMY ACHE

From THE NIGERIAN TRIBUNE: “THAT the Biblical warning of perilous times at the winding up of earthly activities has begun in earnest is very clear. The speedy rates at which bizarre and mysterious events occur in our society today is … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

STARK RAVING DUTCH

From THE IRISH TIMES: A group of secondary schools in the ultra-conservative Dutch Bible Belt has destroyed 3,000 back-to-school diaries specially printed for teenage pupils, because parents complained that the internationally recognised peace logo on the cover may have “Satanic” … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

BOUND OVER

From RELIGION NEWS SERVICE: The Roman Catholic bishop of Springfield, Ill., has returned a priest to ministry after an internal investigation into what the priest’s own clinical therapist had diagnosed as “non-sexual self-bondage.” Bishop Thomas Paprocki said in a statement … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

HELLO GORGEOUS

I’ve known a few English Anglo-Catholic priests who would love to be referred to as “His Beatitude.” Really, despite all the warnings about pomposity we got from Jesus we still love to big ourselves up given half the chance. … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

A SCREWTAPE MOMENT

“Today, many evil forces have set their sights on the dissolution of marriage and the debasing of family life,” Niendstedt said. “Sodomy, abortion, contraception, pornography, the redefinition of marriage, and the denial of objective truth are just some of the … [CLICK TO READ MORE]