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Wildfire stops at Memorial Cross in UK

As the UK sweated under an unusual heatwave in July, a wildfire raged through a farm field just north of Kent. But what stopped the fire left some people scratching their heads. Christian Today reports that the fire stopped at the top edge of a large white cross carved into the ground which serves as […]

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Friday Night Blitz Previews: North Cross Raiders

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — For the past several years, North Cross has been in the conversation for a Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association state championship, winning the VISAA Division II title in 2019 and finishing as a state runner-up in 2021. “Everybody’s been fighting all summer and we’ve got this loss behind us, so I […]

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Nashville Predators, American Red Cross Open Multi-City Blood Drive

The American Red Cross continues its partnership with the NHL’s Nashville Predators Foundation, with plans to hold a blood drive in multiple cities Aug. 15-19. Clif Redish, acting regional director of donor services for the Tennessee Valley Red Cross Blood Services Region, said the organization faces a continued drop in blood supplies in the summer […]

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MTSU Announces 2022 Cross Country Schedule

MURFRESBORO, Tenn. – The head coach Keith Vroman officially announced the 2022 cross country schedule for the Middle Tennessee men’s and women’s teams. The Blue Raiders are scheduled to play three competitions before heading to the C-USA Championships in Denton, Texas on October 29. The reigning American Conference Men’s and Women’s Champions are looking forward […]

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Martin Blog (8/5): Bluegrass Cross Country 2022 Conference Preview | Sports

(KMAland) — The Martin Blog Fall Sports Preview series continues today with a look at Bluegrass Conference cross country. PREVIOUS FALL SPORTS OVERVIEW Class 2A District 8 Overview Class A District 7 Overview Class 3A District 1 Overview Class 1A District 6 Overview District 8 Preview for Class 8 Players Class 1A District 8 Overview […]

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We will resist the parallel BoT in Brotherhood of the Cross and Star – Spokesperson

The spiritual leader of the Brotherhood of the Cross and the Star, Olumba Olumba Obu By PATRICK ABANG, Calabar – The Brotherhood of the Cross and Star (BCS) has warned against breaking the public peace in BCS formations around the world. The organization, in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Christ Shepherd Patriarch Edet Archibong, […]

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Red Cross responds to massive California wildfire

The American Red Cross is working around the clock to help those affected by the McKinney Wildfire in California, even as we prepare to expand relief efforts if needed. The McKinney Fire north of Sacramento near the Oregon border has burned more than 57,000 acres in Siskiyou County in just days and is 0% contained. […]

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Red Cross helping amid devastation

Our hearts go out to everyone affected by the tragic flooding that upended lives and destroyed hundreds of homes in Eastern Kentucky. The American Red Cross is working around the clock with partners to provide shelter, meals and essential support to those in need. This is an evolving and difficult situation. Extremely hot weather blankets […]

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Have a fun, interactive and memorable day at the ICR Discovery Center – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

It’s the middle of another hot North Texas summer, and families are divided on how to spend their day. Of course, there’s plenty to consider locally, including going to the nearest pool, camping, and having a picnic. But parents and children are also looking for indoor alternatives that are fun, interactive and, most importantly, educational. […]

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Skoda-VW crosses 52,698 unit sales in H1 2022 thanks to Slavia, Virtus, Taigun and Kushaq

Škoda Auto Volkswagen India Private Limited (SAVWIPL) recently shared the news of a milestone achievement. SAVWIPL announced that for the first time in its India operations, it recorded an astonishing first-half sales of 52,698 units. The company revealed that it managed to ship this large number of cars between January and June 2022. Additionally, he […]

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RMAC Cross Country Championships are coming to Durango – The Durango Herald

Volleyball home opener scheduled for September 10 Members of the Fort Lewis College women’s cross country team competed at Hillcrest Golf Club last season. FLC will host two competitions at Hillcrest this fall, including the RMAC Championships on November 5. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald) The Fort Lewis College men’s and women’s cross country teams will host […]

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Local High School Volleyball Teams Ready to Hit the Court – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

With volleyball season fast approaching, programs in South Denton County are gearing up for what promises to be another great year on the courts. Six local programs have qualified for the playoffs in 2021, and this season looks to be just as strong, if not better. Marcus’ volleyball team concluded 2021 with an overall record […]

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How the True Cross came to Spain

According to tradition, the monastery of Santo Toribio de Liébana, in northern Spain, houses the largest preserved fragment of the True Cross. Cantabria, in northern Spain, is houses one of Christianity’s most cherished relics. Following the tradition, the monastery houses the largest preserved fragment of the Lignum crucisthe (allegedly) True Cross on which Christ was […]

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An Irish island receives a cross promised in a myth 1,500 years ago – in cardboard | Ireland

It’s over a thousand years out of date and made of cardboard rather than stone, but the people of Ireland’s most remote inhabited island have finally earned their cross. The 6.5-meter sculpture reached Tory Island, a windswept rock nine miles off the northwest coast of Ireland, on Wednesday, arguably restoring the tainted honor of a […]

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Book Review: “The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Grizzled American Reflects on His Suburban Childhood and Wonders What Happened,” Bill McKibben | Books | Seven days

Click to enlarge Courtesy of Nancie Battaglia Bill McKibben | The Flag, the Cross and the Station Wagon: An Aging American Looks Back on His Suburban Childhood and Wonders What Happened by Bill McKibben, Henry Holt, 240 pages. $27.99. […]

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Alex G shares new single, “Cross the Sea”

Alex G (Alex Giannascoli) has shared another single, “Cross the Sea”, from his forthcoming ninth album god save the animalsout September 23. Continuing to throw curveballs, the artist’s warped new track is a complete departure from the wispy riffs and nonchalant vocals of “Runner,” yet both shine with unrelenting devotion. Falling somewhere between disturbing and […]

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NBA UK Tweet Multi-sport connection with Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic.

The basketball league’s Twitter account took advantage of the Blues’ recent trip to the heart of the sport in the United States. With American star Pulisic being part of the Chelsea squad during their time in the United States, the NBA tweeted a picture of his jersey next to Orlando Magic basketball player RJ Hampton. […]

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UN Security Council to vote on extending cross-border aid to Syria

BEIRUT: Patriarch Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi has expressed the church’s growing dismay at the arrest of a senior Lebanese Maronite cleric. The move “deliberately constitutes an attack on the Maronite patriarchy and its powers”, Al-Rahi told a crowd of protesters gathered in the courtyard of the patriarch’s home church in Dimane on Sunday. Archbishop Musa Al-Hajj, […]

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Martin Blog (7/23): 2022 Western Iowa Conference Cross Country Preview | Sports

(KMAland) – The 2021-22 sports calendar year ended yesterday, and it’s now on to the fall 2022-23 sports previews. Thanks to the random number generator, the Western Iowa conference cross-country preview is first (unless you count all those football previews). Class 2A District 8 Overview Class A District 7 Overview Class 3A District 1 Overview […]

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Their cross to bear – for 33 miles

COEUR d’ALENE — Robbie Walden enjoys walking. He appreciates more when he is joined by a large crowd and they carry a cross. Next weekend, Walden and his wife, Yvonne, will lead a 33-mile crosswalk in Coeur d’Alene. “It’s a great way for the body of Christ to come together in fellowship, while participating in […]

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‘This bill declares war on parents’: California bill allows children to cross state lines for gender surgery, could protect ‘kidnappers’

California pro-family organizations are sounding the alarm over a bill they say could empower state courts to seize children’s ‘temporary emergency jurisdiction’ if they come to California to transgender medication, surgery, or mental health care. The California Family Council and the Pacific Justice Institute are warning against the bill known as SB 107, which calls […]

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Oregonian pleads guilty in meth and marijuana trafficking scheme | USAO-WDPA

PITTSBURGH, PA – A former resident of Grants Pass, Oregon, has pleaded guilty in federal court to violations of federal narcotics and money laundering laws related to a nine-month Title III wiretap investigation into the drug trafficking in and around Jefferson, Clearfield, and Allegheny counties, U.S. Attorney Cindy Chung announced today. George Charlan, 34, pleaded […]

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Proposed BARMM Labor Code Gets Cross-Cutting Support

COTABATO CITY, Philippines — Stakeholders have approved a draft regional labor code pending in parliament in Bangsamoro, intended in part to bolster the socio-economic goals of the Mindanao peace process. Cross-cutting support for the measure, proposed by Bangsamoro member of parliament Romeo Sema, began to mount this week after a regional labor summit here five […]

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Virginia Tech MLB draft prospect Gavin Cross manages to stay relaxed

In his own words, Gavin Cross is “a pretty cold, low-key guy from Tennessee.” Over the past year, the Virginia Tech outfielder has played for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team, hosted his second straight All-ACC first-team season, and helped lead the Hokies to their first-ever appearance in the Super Regionals. It’s all set to […]

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DON DAVIS: Living on which side of the cross | faith and values

Years ago I heard a sermon from the Bible verse Matthew 27:22, where Pontius Pilate asked people, “What then shall I do with Jesus who is called Christ?” The Bible says they answered, “Crucify him!” To the astonishment of the majority present at the service, the minister said: “If I had been there, I too […]

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Ayade approves 100% salary increase for Cross River judicial workers – Igbere TV

Cross River Governor Ben Ayade has approved a 100% increase in pay and welfare for state court workers, reports IgbereTV The Governor’s Special Media Advisor, Mr. Christian Ita, revealed this in a statement Tuesday in Calabar. He said the Governor announced the salary increase during the swearing in of the new President of the Customary […]

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Cross Catholic Outreach helps feed Ukrainians, providing other aid

WASHINGTON, DC – “We call ourselves premier first responder providers,” said Jim Cavnar, president of Cross Catholic Outreach. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, the international Catholic charity has helped the world’s most vulnerable people with $3.3 billion in total assistance in more than 85 countries since its founding in 2001 by Cavnar and a small […]

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Chris Hemsworth’s film will cross Rs 237 crore worldwide

Thor: Love and Thunder, which stars Chris Hemsworth, was a huge commercial success both at home and abroad. According to reports, the film will cross the Rs 50 crore milestone in India in four days. Bangalore, first published on July 11, 2022 at 11:05 a.m. IST The film starring Chris Hemsworth received the biggest opening […]

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Think of the cross like this and you won’t run away from it

Accepting the cross means accepting reality and living the life I have as Christ taught. Today’s readings can be found here. Matthew 10:24-33 Reflection “A disciple is not above his master, nor a servant above his master; it suffices that the disciple be like his master, and the servant like his master. If they called […]

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Moxey to compete in cross country for Bobcats | Sports

PERU — Amyra Moxey has achieved many successful milestones in her life by using her intelligence and work ethic in everything she does. She plans to hit the same types of winning cross-country trails at Peru State College next season. Moxey has signed a letter of intent to compete in cross country for the Bobcats. […]

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‘Leave It at the Cross’: Former lesbian teacher on what changed her heart

A former professor of women’s studies at Syracuse University recently shared her personal journey from lesbian feminist to Christ follower. During an episode of The Becket Cook Show, Rosaria Butterfield explained how converting to Christianity drastically changed her life, identity and relationships. Butterfield noted that her story of coming to faith began while working on […]

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Dedication of the cross attracts 130 baptisms in Arnhem Land

A large number of Aboriginal people showed up for baptism in the Caddell River during a recent dedication ceremony at Gochan Jiny-jirra – Caddell Homeland, about 38 km southeast of Maningrida in the West of the Land of Arnhem. “The Holy Spirit is working in West Arnhem Land,” exclaims Lindsay Parkhill, a bush chaplain for […]

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Breaking down the changes to the WPIAL 2022-23 cross-country roster

By: Bill Hartlep Tuesday, July 5, 2022 | 11:15 a.m. Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Hampton’s Kevyn Fish runs to the finish line in the Class AAA girls race during the WPIAL Cross Country Championships on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at the University of California, Pennsylvania. Chaz Palla | Tribune-Review Latrobe’s Emerson Skatell finished third in […]

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Ex-Holy Cross FB player Damion Baker shot and killed – The Capital Sports Report

By Anthony Caruso III | Editor At least two former college football players were killed over the July 4 holiday weekend. Former Boise State Broncos player Greg Grimes was fatally shot early Monday morning. Grimes died in a shooting outside a nightclub in Sacramento, California. Death (Photo by Pixabay) Damion Baker, former Holy Cross Crusaders […]

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Group launches door-to-door campaign for Atiku in Cross River

July 03 (THEWILL) – A Christian political organization, the Grassroots Christian Door-to-Door Campaign for Atiku, has launched a door-to-door campaign in Cross River State. The campaign is to sell the candidacy of the PDP presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as well as the party’s government standard bearer in Cross River, Professor Sandy Ojang Onor. The […]

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The Church Shaved, the Cross Survives – Vision Christian Media

The survival of a cross that still stands despite the fire that destroyed the church around it is a sign from God according to a Texas pastor. Sonny Smith says it shows the Balsora Baptist community that God will help them through this grief. “That cross is where we used to get little pieces of […]

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Long-time tennis coach’s career a smash hit – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

Kelly Langdon’s journey to becoming one of Texas State’s most decorated tennis coaches began as a stroke of luck, and he says he didn’t initially seek the coaching job of Marcus High School in Flower Mound. “I was coaching one of Marcus’ players privately and his mother, who happened to be the president of the […]

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Does the SCOTUS decision on prayer in public schools cross the line between church and state?

Among the many rulings by the United States Supreme Court this week was a ruling in favor of former Bremerton football coach Joseph Kennedy. Coach Kennedy lost his job at Bremerton High School in 2015 for praying on the 50-yard line after games. He sued and ultimately won in the Supreme Court. KUOW’s David Hyde […]

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Shimoga: RYC Cross journey starts from Shimoga Cathedral

Press release Shimoga, June 30: “But God forbid me to boast, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified for me, and I for the world (Gal. 6:14). Keeping this Pauline theme in mind, the Diocesan Executive Committee of ‘Yuvamitra’, Shimoga Youth Commission, adopted the motto: ‘O […]

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VIP Cross Cuts celebrates its first anniversary on Friday

ALTON – VIP Cross Cuts, 2809 Homer M Adams Parkway, will celebrate its one-year anniversary from 3-7 p.m. Friday, July 1. The event will feature vendors and food trucks, bike giveaways and many other prizes. The barbershop is owned and operated by Anthony Fane, a minister with the New Life in Christ Interdenominational Church in […]

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MHSAA announces venues for volleyball, cross-country tournaments; soccer assignments – Leader Publications

EAST LANSING — The 2022 playoffs may still be months away, but the Michigan High School Athletic Association has already announced district sites and regional assignments for volleyball, soccer and cross country. Volleyball district assignments include district hosts, while football assignments have not been announced. Volleyball Edwardsburg will host the Division 2 district tournament. Benton […]

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Act restrictions and trolls under fire after judge rules little white cross must go

Restrictions on acts and trolls are coming under increasing criticism following a judge’s ruling that a couple’s small white cross should be removed. Wayne and Bonnie Anderson from the village of Tamarind Grove have been fighting for years to keep a small white cross on display in their home. However, a judge recently dealt a […]

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Weir: ACC helps those facing rising prices – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

Although everyone is affected by inflation, some find it more difficult than others. In the wake of a disastrous pandemic, our country is now in the throes of an impending recession. Rising food and gasoline prices have caused some people to choose between food and medicine. Christian Community Action (CCA) is one of North Texas’ […]

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Bob Tamasy: Whenever we’ve strayed, look to the cross

The story tells of a little boy who got lost in his home and couldn’t find his way back. Kind strangers found him crying and offered to take him home. But he didn’t know his address, so they instead took him to the local police station for help. An officer patiently interrogated him, trying to […]

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Mother-of-two among those killed in county-wide spree that ended in San Jose

Double homicide suspect dies after confrontation Reporting by KTVU’s Jesse Gary. SAN JOSE, CA. – Police investigators believe the suspect in a double homicide traveled from the Central Valley to San Jose after shooting and killing his son’s mother. The suspect also killed another person hours earlier, authorities said. Relatives identified the slain woman as […]

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LPCA Races Way To TAPPS 4A Girls Cross Country Crown

CHARLOTTE FREEMAN MAY BE JUST A FIRST YEAR AT LEGACY PREPARATORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY BUT SHE DIDN’T RUN LIKE ONE LAST NOVEMBER AT TAPPS STATE CROSS COUNTRY MEETING. In a TAPPS 4A field that saw three of the top five finishers in the girls’ race end up being freshmen, Freeman was among the group posting a […]

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Blood and platelet donors wanted around July 4: Red Cross

article MILWAUKEE – As summer officially begins and people gather for the holidays, the American Red Cross reminds communities that patients now rely on the generosity of blood and platelet donors, especially around the 4th of July. The Red Cross sees a drop of around 21% in blood and platelet donations during holiday weeks, including […]

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‘A sign from the Lord’: Wooden cross survives Texas church fire

A wooden cross stands among the ruins of a fire that destroyed the Balsora Baptist Church in Wise County, Texas. | Balsora Baptist Church A fire that broke out on Friday burned down a historic church in Texas and consumed almost everything but a wooden cross, which a pastor sees as a sign that God […]

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15 foot handmade cross planted in Uvalde to help the community heal

UVALDE – A 15-foot metal cross has a new home in Uvalde after coming from a town west of Fort Worth with the help of a motorcade. Just before he arrived, a group helping to place him in the ground gathered to say a prayer. “Father God, thank you for this day. Thank you for […]

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Christian fired for wearing cross necklace wins court case

Flickr A Christian factory worker in Scotland who was made redundant after telling his supervisor he would not remove his crucifix necklace because it had ‘deep, deep meaning’ to him, has won over $26,000 in a lawsuit for religious discrimination. Jevgenijs Kovalkovs, a quality inspector, was fired by his employer, 2 Sisters Food Group Limited […]

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A photographic and archaeological journey

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – The UCLA Promise Armenian Institute and the Armenian Film Foundation are pleased to present “Stations of the Cross on the Via Dolorosa, 1875-2022: A Photographic and Archaeological Journey,” a webinar taking place on Wednesday, June 29 at 10:00 a.m. PT via Zoom. Launching a new exhibition from the Armenian Image Archive, […]

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UK court says Christian worker fired for wearing cross-shaped necklace was discriminated against’

A Christian factory worker in the UK, who was sacked for refusing to remove his cross-shaped necklace, has been awarded nearly $30,000 by an employment tribunal after finding he had is discriminated against. Jevgenijs Kovalkovs was hired by 2 Sisters Food Group Limited, a chicken wholesaler in Coupar Angus, Scotland, in November 2019 and promoted […]

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Upper Ohio Valley American Red Cross Media Day Blood Drive Gets Big Response | News, Sports, Jobs

BLOOD DRIVE HELD – Kimberly Mancuso, collections specialist for the American Red Cross, prepared to screen George Livingston of Steubenville as a potential donor for the media day blood drive held Wednesday at the St. Florian Event Center. –Warren Scott WINTERSVILLE — Many area residents rallied to make up for a […]

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Sister Agatha of the Monastery of the Holy Cross rests in the Lord

On June 4, 2022, the Orthodox faithful in Sydney were saddened to learn that Sister Agatha, of Holy Cross Monastery, Mangrove Mountain, NSW, had rested in the Lord. The Monastery of the Holy Cross announced, “With great pain in our hearts but with hope and trust in our all-merciful Lord, we announce that our beloved […]

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Union pleads with Cross River government to pay balance of minimum wage

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) of Cross River on Tuesday urged the state government to fully implement the federal minimum wage. Speaking to reporters in Calabar, TUC state chapter chairman Monday Ogbodu decried the state government’s delay in implementing the scheme. “The contentious issue here is the unreleased balance of N100 million out of the […]

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Christian Cross Festival brings light in many forms to Norfolk | New

Saturday’s Christian Cross Festival may very well have been the busiest in the event’s 18-year history. Featuring performances from nationally known Christian musical acts, the event opened with performances from Adelaide, Love & The Outcome, Cain and I Am They. A 40-minute message from minister David Nasser followed, who spoke of his escape from persecution […]

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Looking into your soul at the cross

By Dan DelzelChristian Post Contributor | Sunday, June 12, 2022 Unsplash/Luis Villasmil You’ve looked at your body thousands of times over the years, but how often do you take a long look at your soul? How would one even do such a thing? When your eyes look in a mirror, you see a reflection of […]

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Pro-life women’s centers cross, pro-abortion radicals vandalize more centers amid death threats against Kavanaugh

The South Broward Pregnancy Help Center this week joined a growing list of pro-life pregnancy centers targeted by abortion radicals enraged by the expected reversal of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade of 1973 which legalized abortion nationwide. The center, one of three operated by the Archdiocese of Miami, was spray painted with graffiti […]

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The American Red Cross needs blood donors

Nashville, TN – Each year on June 14, the American Red Cross joins blood donor organizations around the world in celebrating World Blood Donor Day, which recognizes the importance of a safe and stable blood supply and donors who make it possible. Nearly 2.5 million people volunteer to donate life-saving blood and platelets every year […]

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The relics of Saint Bernadette will cross Brittany

Relics of Saint Bernadette, pictured here at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York last month. photo CNS/Gregory A Shemitz) The relics of Lourdes visionary Saint Bernadette will tour England, Wales and Scotland later this year, starting September 3 and ending November 1. The relics’ journey across Britain will see the remains of Saint Bernadette make […]

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From the Fire Station – June 2022 – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

In partnership with the Argyle Police Department, the 2n/a The annual Child Safety Fair will be held Saturday, June 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Liberty Christian School, 1301 South Hwy 377 in Argyle. This event is *FREE* to our community and information on water safety, gun safety, poison prevention and fire safety […]

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Ten to be inducted into Capital Region Athletics, Field and Cross Country Hall of Fame – The Daily Gazette

Five national champions, including two whose collegiate records have stood for decades, are among 10 athletes and coaches who have been elected to the Greater Capital Area Athletics, Field and Cross Country Hall of Fame. . The class of 2022 will be honored at the annual induction banquet on Saturday, October 1 at the Albany […]

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Cross River PFN will mobilize one million votes for the government candidate

The President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, Cross River State, Dr. Lawrence Ekwok, said a minimum of one million votes would be mobilized among NFP member churches to support any gubernatorial candidate that the fellowship endorses in the 2023 general election. He made the promise during the PFN 2022 Pentecost service at the Redeemed […]

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Seattle Pacific University students walk through the 300th hour protest against the university’s employee policy on sexual behavior

SEATTLE, Wash. — On May 24, students at Seattle Pacific University (SPU) emerged from their classrooms and staged a sit-in outside the president’s office. They have now exceeded 300 hours in protest at the Board’s decision to retain current University employee lifestyle expectations for sexual behavior. The SPU Board of Trustees voted on the 23rd […]

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Around Argyle – June 2022 – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

As I write this column, Barbara and I are in Scotland. In a few days we will visit Inveraray Castle, the home of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll and Clan Campbell. Former mayor Yvonne Jenkins visited the current Duke’s father three decades ago and adopted the distinctive ‘A’ in the late Duke’s signature as […]

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Two Acadiana guardsmen receive the Distinguished Service Cross

Two Acadiana Louisiana guards were recently recognized for their heroism. Louisiana Army National Guard Sgt. Christian M. Jaubert, originally from Broussard, and Staff Sgt. Dillon J. Mandeville, a native of New Iberia, received the Louisiana National Guard Distinguished Service Cross May 31 at a Lafayette Awards ceremony. The men received the cross, which is awarded […]

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98′ Boys Cross Country for March Madness

Social media stars “The Boys Of 98” traveled across the country during March Madness. Exponential growth among millennial fans! NEW YORK, June 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Social media and the press have been taken by storm over the past few months by the social media sensation and the Boys Of 98′ brand. The band is […]

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American Red Cross offers guidance on hurricane supplies

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Family is the top priority when preparing for hurricane season. Thoughts like, “Do I have enough food, water, and other supplies? going to run through your head, especially if this is your first hurricane season. Christian Smith of the American Red Cross in northeast Florida says it’s important to start now and […]

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Class alumna, 22, celebrates her success as an American cross-country student-athlete

Class alumna, 22, celebrates her success as an American cross-country student-athlete By BeLynn Hollers, BA ’21 In Louisville, Kentucky, the ground shook as she left the starting line – Anna Wilgenbusch, theology major in the class of 2022, with 300 other students running alongside her in the Division III cross-country championships of the NCAA 2021. […]

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500 fleeing Cameroonian refugees cross to C’River – SEMA

By Christian Njoku The Cross River State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said at least 500 fleeing Cameroonian refugees crossed the border to Bashu community in Cross River. SEMA Chief Executive Mr. Princewill Ayim said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Calabar on Monday. The refugees are said to have […]

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how Britain became Christian — RealnoeVremya.com

Christianity has existed in the British Isles since ancient times. Many Old English saints are also venerated by the Orthodox Church. At the same time, the phenomenon of early Christianity in England is quite different, there was a confrontation between the Celtic and Roman schools. Realnoe Vremya columnist Karim Gaynullin tells how the British solved […]

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Argyle Police Blotter – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

The following is a summary of recent incident reports made to the Argyle Police Department, compiled by staff at The CWG: At 1:02 p.m. on March 23, a CVS employee reported that someone had dropped off a box that was to be picked up by UPS, but a strong smell of marijuana was coming from […]

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Cross-Pollination: Minister, Former Ole Miss Teacher, Says There’s Beauty in Mixing Cultures | Religion

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s Republic […]

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Cardinal Tobin will celebrate Mass on Monday, May 30 at Holy Cross Cemetery

Cardinal Tobin is seen here during the consecration at a previous Memorial Day Mass. CANR Catholic cemeteries in the Archdiocese of Newark will join thousands of Catholic cemeteries nationwide in the annual Memorial Day program, “Serving God and Country: A Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes,” with masses held on Mondays May 30 at 11 […]

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Retail sports betting increases table play and cross-selling in casinos

Since the launch of online sports betting in Pennsylvania, approximately 90% of all wagers have been online. Yet casinos have spent millions of dollars building state-of-the-art sportsbooks. Based in Pennsylvania Penn National Gaming leveraged the Barstool brand to build Sportsbooks Bar Stool in two new mini-casinos in 2021. A Barstool Sportsbook at Penn National Racecourse’s […]

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Holy Cross School teacher surprised to receive Catholic Education Service Award

Photo submitted Nicole Banadyga has been shortlisted for the Catholic Education Service Award for 2021-2022. This week is Catholic Education Week and the Prince Albert Catholic School Division has chosen Nicole Banadyga as one of three winners of the Catholic Education Service Awards for the 2021-2022 school year. Banadyga is a middle school teacher at […]

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North Cross captures 2 state titles | High school

If you can’t stand the heat, get out of VISAA. North Cross cooked up a pair of Division II state championships on Saturday as the Raiders’ men’s lacrosse and tennis teams scored road victories under a blazing Tidewater sun. The lacrosse team won its second straight VISAA crown and third in the last four state […]

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The Feast of the Appearance of the Sign of the Cross in Heaven at the Patriarchate

On Friday, May 20, 2022, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the appearance of the sign of the Precious Cross in the heavens. On this feast the Church, and in particular the Church of Jerusalem celebrates the event which took place in the year 351, at the third hour, which is at nine o’clock in […]

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A woodsman quits his job to carry an 8ft wooden cross on the roads around Lake Conroe

To bring hope to people in a chaotic world, Josh Duncan literally brings his daily walk with God to the streets. Duncan, 38, from The Woodlands, built an eight-foot, 60-pound wooden cross with his father, then they attached wheels to the bottom. Several times a week the husband and father take to the streets of […]

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The Man of the Red Cross by Corinne Chaponnière

TODAY, the Red Cross emphasizes secularism as much as neutrality – its iconic symbol explained as the inversion of the Swiss flag – sensitively replaced by the Red Crescent in the Islamic world. For its founder, Henry Dunant (1828-1910), however, religion was both the engine and the means of spreading his revolutionary humanitarian project. Dunant’s […]

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A Literary Chris-Cross The New Bohjalian and Moore Offerings Are Very Different – ​​and Very Good – Cover Story – News

My affinity for writing is no secret. I have been reviewing books in these pages for 15 years now, and I was an avid reader even before it became part of my job. I have my favourites, of course – who doesn’t? Anyone who spends a lot of time turning the pages has authors whose […]

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Davis College continues its international strategy through a memorandum of understanding with the Holy Cross of Davao College in the Philippines

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Elite Education Group International Limited (Nasdaq: EEIQ), (the “Company” or “Elite Education Group International”), a provider of comprehensive education solutions for domestic and international students interested in college and university programs in United States , Canada and the United Kingdom, announced today that Davis College signed a non-binding […]

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‘There for his children, there for his friends’: Red Cross volunteer father mourned after fatal shooting on I-59 in Birmingham

A Jefferson County man shot dead on Birmingham’s Interstate 59 is remembered as a devoted father and friend. Justin Snow, 38, had just left a friend’s wedding on Saturday night when Birmingham police found him unresponsive inside his SUV after hitting the median. A bullet had passed through the passenger side window and Snow was […]

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Caring Cross to present two posters at the 2022 American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy Annual Meeting

Research demonstrates that the newly defined CTAK mediates leukemia cell killing stems from the CAR-T manufacturing process itself HIV suppression in a humanized mouse model, validating Caring Cross’ DuoCAR-T anti-HIV cell therapy GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Caring Cross, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the development of advanced medicines and enabling […]

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Chauve Croix de la Paix welcomes thousands of people for the 30th Blessing of Bicycles | News

Thousands of bikers gathered across southern Illinois on Sunday for the 30th annual Blessing of Bikes at the Bald Knob Cross of Peace near Alto Pass. The first blessing of bicycles was the first year there was a paved path to the cross. That year, the founders say about ninety-eight riders attended. Every year since, […]

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Sophie Wessex is appointed Dame Grand Cross of the Order of Saint John

Honor of the Queen for Sophie! Countess of Wessex appointed Dame Grand Cross of the Order of St John Sophie, 57, has been named Dame Grand Cross of the Order of Saint John Received the first bar of the Service Medal to mark 15 years with command in September Posting on Twitter, St John Ambulance […]

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William “Bill” Cross

May 13, 2022 8:46 a.m. Post : May 13, 2022 8:46 a.m. William “Bill” Cross, 73, died Thursday, May 5, 2022 at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born on March 5, 1949, to Ralph and Antoinette (Medinger) Cross at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Dodgeville. Bill has now joined his parents and brother in the promise […]

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Everyone must pick up the cross daily

I still remember the first sermon I heard after deciding to quit my job and enter the ministry. When I went to work that Thursday morning, I had no intention of walking away from my job until I heard God’s voice telling me to leave that day. There was no two weeks notice. I simply […]

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The Venezuelan Embassy celebrates the Cross of May

News Grevic Alvarado 5 minutes ago Venezuelans celebrate the May Cross in Trinidad and Tobago. – Grevic Alvarado On Wednesday, the Venezuelan Embassy celebrated the Cross of May (Cruz de Mayo), a Venezuelan religious and cultural tradition with more than 150 years of history. Venezuelan Ambassador Álvaro Sánchez Cordero led the celebrations at the Embassy […]

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Edmondson: Caring for our children today creates a better tomorrow – Cross Timbers Gazette | Denton County South | mound of flowers

April is officially known as Child Abuse Awareness Month, but this important topic requires continued attention and action throughout the year. The tragic death of a young Denton boy recently punctuates the problem. Our children are the future, and by working together, we can help them have a future free of abuse. The Board of […]

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The cross is meant to be co-opted

Reading time: 5 minutes Image: Kelly Sikkema/Unsplash When Rod Dreher announced he and his wife were divorcing, the first thing I should have done was pray for them. Instead, I braced myself for the nasty comments I knew would follow his announcement. And they followed, as Dreher himself predicted. Dreher has a lot of wrongdoers, […]

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Psalms, hymns and spiritual songs: at the cross | Rogersville

Throughout most of the church’s history, some musicians have attempted to revive old hymns, make some changes, and reintroduce them to a new generation. Sometimes writers make legitimate changes to correct doctrine or to clarify linguistic difficulties. And sometimes they add other stanzas which make the hymns much better. This practice, however, is not without […]

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Saturday preparation roundup: Classic Academy appoints new cross-country coach; Isaac and Theo Collins lead Palmer to swimming title | High school sports

TCA appoints new cross-country coach The Classic Academy has named Matthew Norton to succeed Alan Versaw as coach of the Titan’s highly successful cross-country programs. The Titans swept 3A competition last fall, good for the women’s program’s fourth straight title and the men’s team’s seventh championship. Versaw, who is retiring after more than 20 years […]

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Jammu City obtains 17 Smart Anganwadis

JAMMU, 06 MAY: Initially, seventeen ‘Smart Anganwadis’ with state-of-the-art facilities were inaugurated on Friday by Deputy Mayor of Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC), Barrister Purnima Sharma in different parts from the city. JMC, Deputy Mayor Purnima Sharma was accompanied by Ward No-29 Councilor Surinder Sharma. Jammu Smart City Limited (JSCL) CEO Avny Lavasa, JSCL Additional […]

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City funds helped maintain the Elizabethton Cross | WJHL

The Freedom From Religion Foundation doesn’t know if the case warrants a trial ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) — The city of Elizabethton paid $2,000 in 2020 for electrical work on a trio of large crosses on a city-owned hill that an advocacy group has called for removal, saying they violate the US Constitution. Two purchase orders […]

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The shame of the cross

We know all too well what pure hate looks like. We don’t need to look at history to see it. The town of Bucha is only 27 km west of kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. A few weeks ago, as Russian forces retreated from Bucha, they left behind a truly appalling scene. According to the […]