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Conium maculatum (Poison Hemlock)
In ancient Greece Poison Hemlock was a regularly used punishment for criminals. In 399 BC the great philosopher Socrates was killed this way; his crime consisted of teaching people to think for themselves - a great evil in old dictatorial Greece. Thanks to...
Remedies >> Remedies C
Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
Martin Luther
Martin Luther was a German theologian, a priest and a monk, a scholar and a writer. He was the leading figure of the Protestant Reformation.
Saga of Times Past >> Biography

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Equal rites: Tibetan nuns seek matching status
Sertar (China) (AFP) - With a shaved head, flowing burgundy robes and religious devotion, Xinde Shijiamouni has all the trappings of a Tibetan Buddhist monk.
The Nuns Who Love Chris Mullin
Among the fans that Carnesecca passed Mullin's photo to were a pair of nuns, sitting, in their habits, just a few rows in front of the former coach.
Al-Qaeda Denies Responsibility for Massacre of Mother Teresa's Nuns in Yemen
Al-Qaeda has denied responsibility for the savage attack on a home for the elderly established by Mother Teresa in Yemen's port city of Aden, in which four Catholic nuns were murdered, along with 12 other people. “Our honorable people of Aden, we Ansar ...
Priest still missing after Yemen attack that killed 4 nuns
Aden, Yemen, Mar 9, 2016 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Despite a lack of news and the prospect of difficult negotiations ahead, the Salesians remain hopeful that their priest kidnapped in Yemen last week will be freed. Fr.
Pope calls nuns killed in Yemen modern-day martyrs
The nuns were among 16 people killed Friday by gunmen who stormed a retirement home run by a charity established by Mother Teresa. Officials and witnesses in Yemen said gunmen moved room to room handcuffing the victims before shooting them in the ...

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