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REPENTENCE AND RECONCILIATION IN LENT -2004. REV. DR. DOMINIC ISAAC (St. William's Church-Philadelphia)

All these days are counted as forty days. This period of forty days was established from our Lord 's example (Cf. Mt. 4:2). Forty days are given to each Christian adult to become aware, how his/her spiritual and moral life is growing in relation to man and God. What he should do for his God and Savi

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How US citizens can impact the lives of Pakistani Christians overseas. By Jeanne Swartz.

During the early months of 2004 the last of the series of meetings were held on various Thursday evenings to provide insight on the regions of 1) China, 2) South Asia and 3) Iraq and the Middle East. The last two events were especially crowded - held at The Terrace at Greenhill Country Club in Wilm

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Response to recent East/West Opinion Letter on Pakistanlink.com website. Let Delaware People to People Be Our Common Ground! By Jeanny Swartz.

I hope soon to meet Mr. Hassan and his entire family and openly invite them to my home for an evening of sharing around dinner table to develop ongoing friendships.

I will continue with a bit more writings, but perhaps this first paragraph in itself says it all - in that both Mr. Hassan and I l

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Mullah Military Alliance. By Cornelius Mohsin. Philadelphia.

After throwing out Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government in October 1999 General Musahraf's military rule gave an intuition of liberator and reformer, who's ideal was Kamal-ata-Turk of Turkey, and who wanted to make Pakistan as moderate Islamic country, free of corruption, politically stable and

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What Wondrous love is this! Sermon By Rev. Canon Patrick P. Augustine, Rector Luke 7:36-39, 44-48

One night in Iowa, at a horse auction, my daughters begged me to buy a beautiful palomino mare out of the "kill pen". At a horse auction, the "kill pen" is where the abandoned, abused horses are dropped off for quick cash. But if no one bids on the horses in this "kill pen", they are taken away to

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INQUIRY INTO WORLD PEACE. A VILLAGE WITHOUT MAYOR" By Dr. Stephen Gill

In the economic and political field, many groups, such as that of aviation, telegraph, ocean and trade unions, have been functioning successfully for years without any major problem. In addition, there are many service clubs like the Lions and Kiwanis that are very cosmopolitan in their scope a

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S I N<br>First Sunday in Lent, February 29, 2004<br>Christ Episcopal Church, La Crosse, <br>Wisconsin<br>The Rev. Canon Patrick P. Augustine

The Great Litany, lessons from the Holy Scriptures and hymns point to one theme - that we are sinners. The Word of God is very clear on the affect of sin on our spiritual well being. We learn that sin causes human soul to be in exile from God our Creator. "The wages of sin is death." The season

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Stephan Gill : A Poet of Peace and Harmony. By Professor Antaryami Sahu

In many of these poems, the poet warns us about the horrors of war. War is destructive by nature. Moreover, it cannot solve human problems. War will not be able to solve human problems in the days to come. War can do harm but no good. Those people who believe war is for "winning glor

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The Islamic Bomb. By Asif

Today the results of that investigation have begun appearing in reputable publications. The brief quotes below, together with some of my thoughts, come from Dawn, Pakistan's largest English daily
(http://www.dawn.com/2004/02/02/top2.htm) and an article in today's Washington Post (http://www.washin

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A suggestion for 40 day Lenten devotion (or anytime through out the year). By Jeanne Swartz. Delware

This book takes you on a 40 day journey using the Bible and short daily readings for reflection about important issues of life. The basis of the book is that there is no such thing as 'self-help' to develop your personality or character or to be an effective person in the workplace, as a husband/wi

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Pakistan Must Come Clean on the Nukes-for-Sale Issue to Save Its Neck. By Shaheen Sehbai

The entire focus of his strategy last week, including the meeting with Dr AQ Khan, the subsequent TV apology, the mercy petition and the pardon, was to pacify the domestic scene as Pakistanis were genuinely enraged at the treatment meted out to the scientists while the Army tried to pass on the blam

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WHERE IS GOD? By Sabir Nazir Bashir Din, Texas

They refuse to believe in God which the Jews, Christians and Muslims believe in. This is an interesting incident; about 25 years ago a Russian visited the city of Karachi in Pakistan. When he saw the undisciplined, crowded road traffic with no accident or confusion, he uttered with amazement that

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CANADIAN BLUEPRINT FOR PEACE. By Dr. Stephen Gill

Peaceful coexistence and respect for human rights are two main areas which shape Canada's foreign as well as domestic policies. Here is a quote that indicates the thinking of the Canada's policy-makers even in 1948 when the chairman of the Canadian delegates spoke in the General Assembly at the time

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Christian Community and Its Role. By REV. DR. DOMINIC ISAAC. Philadelphia, USA.

He suffered, died on the Cross-and on third day He rose from the dead on the third day. He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. On the third day he rose again. He ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of the Father. He will come again to judge the livin

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Raymond Mathias Responses to " Who Were They" by Dr. Shabbir Ahmed in Urdu Time USA.

I have been reading your columns for quite sometime and have been responding to your articles very often but the Urdu Times refuses to publish them. I have noticed in your writing and attitude that you are a very anti-American person. Let me assure you Mr. Shabbir, you can be as anti-Christian as yo



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"Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" By Nazir S Bhatti

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