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Report: Arafat approved convoy attack that killed 3 Americans in Gaza
Middle East Newsline reported on Wednesday (14th) that PLO Chief Yasser Arafat gave his approval for a terrorist attack on a United States diplomatic convoy traveling in Gaza last year, in which three U.S. citizens were murdered.
U.S. diplomatic sources told MENL that Arafat had approved a plan to hit U.S. interests in PA areas, agreeing to a proposal by a senior aide and member of the Fatah Central Committee to “pass a message” to the U.S.
(MENL, UPI, Washington Times, Jerusalem Newswire, 4/14)
Desecrates American Heroes: New Disney Movie
"The Alamo" is Filled with "Fairy Tales"
and promotes a politically correct revisionist agenda aimed
at destroying a traditional American hero,” says B.
Forrest Clayton, Freedom Alliance Visiting Fellow
Holocaust victim's Bible details the horrors of
Mauthausen WW2 concentration camp. If faith could be
seen, it might look like this: an old man's Bible, its spine
stripped and brittle, pages threatening to let go and fall
to the floor.
Valley Forge Is More Important than Ever This Year:
the celebration of George Washington¹s birthday at Valley
Forge had important things to say to the Americans of 2004
Legislature considers bill to post state and national motto:
A proposal requiring all Ohio schools to post the state
and federal mottos likely will ignite heated debate. Every
classroom, auditorium and cafeteria in the state would
display the mottos "With God, All Things are
Possible" and "In God we Trust"
Nation Under Secularism: Want to know what the
USA will look like if it continues on it's march to
secularism? Just check France out. Do we really
want to look like that? (Christianity Today)
Salvation Army: Where did this
tuba-playing, kettle-wielding social force come from, and
what's it all about? How did they come a culture
fixture in our society? (Christianity Today)
matriarch Joan Kroc donates $1.5 billion bequest to the
Salvation Army: history suggests new
challenges and temptations lie ahead (Christianity Today)
City Council approves God resolution: Following an
intense debate that seemed more private than public, the
Kinston City Council on Monday unanimously approved
recognizing God as the foundation of this country's
heritage. (The Free Press)
insists that the James ossuary is authentic:
University of Toledo professor Dr.
James Harrell argues
that the inscription is genuine. And Dr. Hershel
Shanks, founder and editor-in-chief of Biblical Archaeology
Review and author of The Brother of Jesus, said the
box "may well be the most significant biblical
archaeological find of our time and the first-ever physical
link to the historical Jesus of the New Testament."
WWII Aerial Photo Archive to Go Online:
A huge British archive of World War II aerial reconnaissance photos, including pictures of the D-Day landings in Normandy, is
now on the Internet for your viewing (Yahoo News - AP)
Ten Reasons to Read Christian History: Why should we
read the "old news" of Christian history? Reason
#1 Because Christian history... (Christian History Magazine)
machinery drove cruelty at the Coliseum:
The Coliseum in Rome was as sophisticated as a modern stage
set, according to archaeologists who have calculated how an
intricate system of gangplanks, trapdoors and levers was
used to bring wild animals into the arena. (London
verse uncovered: Two Jerusalem scholars uncovered six
previously invisible lines of inscription: a Gospel verse -- Luke
2:25. this is believed to be the first discovery of a New Testament
verse carved onto an ancient Holy Land shrine. (The Detroit
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