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800 years the Magna Carta and God's Laws

18th Jun 2016, hej.

The 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta was celebrated 15 June 2015. The initial agreement of 1215 didn't last long and the king fought the Barons over the unresloved issues. The document was revived in a modified form after October 1216, but it wasn't established until the 11 September 1217 when the document was first called the 'Magna Carta' to distinguish from the smaller 'charter of the forest'. Thus the real 800th aniversary is not until 11 September 2017.

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Britain leaving the EU Brexit

17th Jun 2016, hej.

There is a great sense that the British are about to sail on the winds of change, and cast off the European shackles which have reduced trade and it's competitive edge. There is a reason why it's 'now', as it is spoken of in the Bible.

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Fallen legacy of Benjamin Franklin

18th May 2016, hej.

On Sunday May 16, 2016 a gust of wind changed Boston's “Freedom trail” and knocked over the statue of Benjamin Franklin. It has great significance, and likely is no accident or freak chance.

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The Age of the Earth: A point to Eternity

18th Apr 2016, hej.

We were discussing the age of the earth, for there is debate on this matter, when it was pointed out that our great Creator's habitation is the universe, and he has always existed.

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He that calls for the waters of the sea

30th Jan 2016, hej.

It has been in my heart to write about an observation regarding the movement in the heavens : weather, climate, sun and universe. It concerns me that people do not give the God of the Bible the glory for His gift of life, moment to moment, and the giving of rain and sun.

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Greece and Persia: In the last days

24th Jul 2015, hej.

The are two nations much in the news at the moment: Greece and Iran. It is almost as if we must take note of them and what they are doing, as they are so often in the news and there is so much controversy.

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World in Turmoil

10th Jul 2015, mgh.

Who would have thought that the Psalms of David, written three thousand years ago, would have been so applicable and relevant to today's world, despite its standard of education, scientific advances and unbelievable technological developments?

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Earth quaking, Mountains falling

7th Jun 2015, hej.

Two high mountains in Asia famously used by trekkers and climbers have been quake damaged with climbers having to be rescued. Both are now inaccessible, with unobtainable heights, their paths to the top having been destroyed by falls due to earthquake. First there was the highest mountain in the world, Everest, then the highest mountain in Malaysia.

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Changer of Times

6th Jan 2015, hej.

It is fitting at the beginning of the new calendar year to consider its origins. It doesn't match the Biblical new year, because the times were changed. ... More

Signs of the times: leaven of the Pharisees

3rd Aug 2014, hej.

This article explores why we might wish to “Watch!” as we were commanded by Jesus, pronouced Y'shua. The signs we see and how we might see them are directed by our attitudes and viewpoint. Many people miss facts that are blindingly obvious, even facts which might eventually impact on their lives.

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