Tag Archives: Judeo-Christian

Being Charlie 7

Last week’s attack in Paris is resonating with the people of France and its neighbouring countries in a similar way that the terrorist attack on 09/11/01 in NYC resonated with the people of the US. Funny enough the cartoonists of … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #10 Religious freedom

In Migrants to the West #1 I mentioned that several white Christians do feel intimidated by the growing Muslim community. The industrialised countries are facing a world which is loosing ethics, moral and Judeo Christian values. Fundamentalist Muslims make use of … Continue reading

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Teaching Holy Scriptures in Schools

On David Hoffman’s commonplacebook appeared the article Teaching the Bible in Schools in which he expresses that he has long felt that the Bible should be taught in public schools. U.S. Jews seem ready to believe the worst of this part … Continue reading

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Victims and Seekers of Peace

Something I wrote but was not published at the time (like some more writings I forgot.). Once more we could see on the news why Mitt Romney is not the good choice for a president, or a man who has … Continue reading

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Bumpy road to success

James Leafs of Boise Idaho wrote: “The journey to success is a long hard road that many start but few finish.” (in: Success) Many persons have to struggle through life and find it not easy to get success. The 15 … Continue reading

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Right to be in the surroundings

In ‘Faith related boycotts’ the question was raised how a Christian had to tackle other faithgroups and should try to build up a state where love and peace are of the first order, giving freedom for everybody around them. In … Continue reading

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Faith related boycotts

Is it really possible that certain companies continually cater to left wing causes to the point that they punish charities that help the poor simply because they are religious based? Yes, for sure, that is still going on and also … Continue reading

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Built on or Belonging to Jewish tradition #4 Mozaic and Noachide laws

In the previous articles I tried to give an idea of the people who formed the population of today’s United States of America from the religious point of view, because many North Americans are proud of their Judeo-Christian heritage. Abraham, … Continue reading

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Built on or Belonging to Jewish tradition #3 Of the earth or of God

America and its culture developed as an easy-to-enter “Melting Pot” for many cultures, creating a new commonality of culture and political values. This open culture allowed many minority groups, including Jews, to flourish in Christian and predominantly Protestant America. In … Continue reading

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Built on or Belonging to Jewish tradition #2 Roots of Jewishness

Last month, CNN was exploring American exceptionalism — the concept that the United States is exceptional when compared to other nations and is uniquely destined to bring democracy to the world. Lots of citizens of the United States of America … Continue reading

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