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King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 24
Chapter 24 24:1 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. 24:2 And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh: 24:3 And I...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. 2:2 And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting. 2:3 And there appeared...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 Then said the high priest, Are these things so? 7:2 And he said, Men, brethren, and fathers, hearken; The God of glory appeared unto our father Abraham, when he was in Mesopotamia, before he dwelt in Charran, 7:3 And said unto him, Get thee out...
New Testament >> The Acts
(Akkadian/Babylonian) An agrarian deity, responsible for the invention of the plow, and Lord of the grain harvest. His worship was extensive in the Levant; within Mesopotamia he was relatively minor....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
(Sumerian) Child of An by Ninhursaga, He was spoken of as the leveler of cities and destroyer of peoples. He was the personification of the nomad barbarians who swarmed into Mesopotamia from very early times. His name was the same as the epithet used to...
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic

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Book Review: Investment, from Mesopotamia to Macro Funds
From the beginnings of investment in Mesopotamia in the 4th millennium B.C., when agricultural land was the only asset and the elite were the only investors, to the rise of hedge funds and exchange-traded funds in recent decades and the extension of ...
Mesopotamia: the cradle of civilisation
The Middle East is not only the scene of terrible violence, but also the birthplace of modern civilisation.
When murder came to Mesopotamia
Accompanying her husband Max Mallowan in Mesopotamia: the novelist Agatha Christie (centre) photographs a tiny ivory figurine at the Nimrud dig in Iraq. As the wife of archaeologist Max Mallowan, Agatha Christie travelled extensively within the Middle ...
Turkish journalist's 'Mesopotamia Express' hits Kurdistan bookstores
Mesopotamia Express is Turkish author Cengiz Çandar's latest book. It hit the bookstores in Kurdistan this week. It was published in 2014 and translated into Kurdish in 2015.
The Mesopotamia Cup: Football's Fight Against ISIS
The Mesopotamia Cup, is organised by a group of Swedes of Kurdish origin that last weekend brought together 26 five-aside teams and hundreds of spectators to raise money to help fight ISIS. Radio Sweden's Nathalie Rothschild went along to find out more.

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