November 28, 2014
- Statistics about religious beliefs around the world.
Taiwan Church News
November 17 - 23, 2014
By A Street Drama, Taiwan's Credit Card Debt Slaves Urges Banks To Lower Interest
Reported by Lin Yi-yin
Protesting Taiwan banks' unreasonably high interests imposed on credit card debtors, which is usually hover above 18% per annum, a street drama is performed in...
Brother, you’ve been gone too long.
you packed your bags months ago
but you’d left long before
you walked out that door.
You made your escape in your imagination
and only your shadow remained in our midst.
What were you waiting for?
You could have cut the cords
quickly and cleanly.
you pulled at unravelling threads.
Now our lives are frayed
split and separated.
And you asked him to do it,...
November 27, 2014
La violencia se ha apoderado de la barriada de Ferguson en el Estado de Missouri después de la decisión de un gran jurado de no enjuiciar al policía Darren Wilson por la muerte del joven afroamericano Michael Brown. El jurado dijo que no había evidencias suficientes para un juicio.
En el centro de Lima se ha designado recientemente una plaza con una placa conmemorativa de los judíos y protestantes que fueron condenados a muerte por el Tribunal de la Inquisición entre 1573 y 1756....
‘I am a nine year old girl staying at Evle with my father’s elder sister, Aunty Bet and her husband whom I call Daddy. My aunty fell ill and was admitted at the hospital, so I was in the house alone with Daddy.
‘One day, when Daddy went to visit my aunt at the hospital, his friend, Uncle Pee (not his real name) came to the house. I was playing with other children; he called me, gave me a bowl and asked me to buy him boiled yam being sold by the road side.
‘When I brought him...
November 26, 2014
- The visit of Pope Francis to the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Constantinople and his meetings with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on November 29 and 30, 2014, will be broadcast live in the United States by EWTN, Global Catholic Network.
[26 de noviembre del 2014] La Obispa Presidente de la Iglesia Episcopal Katharine Jefferts Schori ha emitido la siguiente declaración sobre el camino a seguir a partir de Ferguson: