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December 26: Exorcism

The behaviors of the possessed resemble very closely the behaviors of those with electrochemical, neurochemical or other physical or emotional disorders.

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Posted in Film, Religion, Science

December 8: The Original Sin of Pius IX

Pius IX and Original Sin (1854) It was on this date, December 8, 1854 – that the same Pope Pius IX promulgated, in the bull Ineffabilis Deus, the doctrine of the Immaculate Conception. Not to be confused with the “virgin

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Posted in History, Religion, Theology

September 22: The Angel and the Mormon

The Angel Moroni Appears to Joseph Smith (1827) It was on this date, September 22, 1827, that the resurrected being described as the angel Moroni appeared to Joseph Smith and eventually revealed the location of golden tablets containing the Book

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February 25: The Passion of the Christ Released

“The Passion of the Christ” really amounts to sadomasochism and homeroticism, sending a political message that Mel Gibson’s true passion is anti-Semitism and Catholic fundamentalism.

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Posted in Entertainer, Film, History, Politics, Religion, Theology

February 24: George Moore

Although he was agnostic, the Catholic-born Moore he preferred to be regarded as a Protestant – even though Protestants, too, found his ideas about Jesus troublesome.

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December 8: The Errors of Pius IX

What Pius IX condemned generally as “Liberalism” is today seen as general principles of modern civilization.

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Posted in History, Religion, Theology
John Mill