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Media Ignores Big Opening and Critical Acclaim for ‘Gosnell’ Movie

Quote " when Gosnellproducers attempted to purchase National Public Radio (NPR) airtime sponsorship in hopes of promoting the film, NPR insisted that the terms “abortionist” and “abortion doctor” be prohibited from being used in reference to Kermit Gosnell. He would … Continue reading

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What the US Would Look Like Without the Electoral College

" What the election map would look like without the electoral college:  

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What got John the Baptist’s head cut off?

Evangelizing in a World Drowning in Sexual Problems – Randy Newman “I think the church needs to do a lot of brainstorming about ways to alter our pronouncement of the good news to an audience involved in, pressured by, and … Continue reading

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Why Family?

The family is the basic cell of society in accord with the natural order of things. It gives stability to society and is the ideal climate for the formation of children. Moreover, the family was elevated by Our Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Boosting Self-Esteem

In addition to attributional style, a related issue that has been studied is self-esteem. Children with relatively high self-esteem typically exhibit related positive attributes. They tend to try new things more frequently. They tend to be more flexible thinkers and … Continue reading

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Changing Attributional Style: Experiment 2

In another experimental condition in the same study, the researchers provided all the attributions themselves.  When a child succeeded with a sentence, the experimenter would say, “That was good. That means you tried hard.” After an error, the experimenter would … Continue reading

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Your Respectable Sin Is Your Achilles Heel

The author of Hebrews sounds like a track and field coach explaining the need for proper attire and the danger of unnecessary resistance as he writes, “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us … Continue reading

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