Tag: Christmas Tree

Is Christmas Just Pagan?

Gosh no! Great piece from, of all places, a pagan forum. First of all, based on a more careful reading of the nativity stories, as found in the New Testament, it is very unlikely that the historical Jesus was born

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Some Advice for Protestors

Can I offer some wisdom? Tweets and emails are batting back and forth this morning as to who was to blame for the violence yesterday. I have also heard complaints that the police kettled innocent students. For example, [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/latequartet/statuses/13207807952162816″]

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Cranmer on Yesterday

Absolutely spot on. It is one thing to terrorise the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall; It is one thing to daub the walls of Government buildings with graffiti; It is one thing to set fire to the

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Boris saves Christmas

A marvellous story courtesy of Iain Dale showing yet another reason why Londoners were right to vote for Boris earlier this year. Boris has made yet another stride forward in his quest to drive political correctness from City Hall for

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Best of Austria #3

As a contrast to the last post, these are the two most important political moments of the post-war period. Firstly, the Christmas 1945 address by the People’s Party Chancellor, Figl. The translation is as follows: Christmas 1945. The Second World

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