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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious s
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 19 hours ago
under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious slogans like “one faith, one city, one baptism,” and civil rights mottoes such as “no justice, no peace.” About a dozen officers and four police cars accompanied... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious s
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 hours ago
under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious slogans like “one faith, one city, one baptism,” and civil rights mottoes such as “no justice, no peace.” About a dozen officers and four police cars accompanied... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious s
Police chief explains Bridgeport’s problems: ‘people have abandoned God’
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 hours ago
under the white cross of a church on Park Avenue. Marchers chanted religious slogans like “one faith, one city, one baptism,” and civil rights mottoes such as “no justice, no peace.” About a dozen officers and four police cars accompanied... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SA’s new UN ambassador finding his way ‘like Pokémon’PHOTO: Carien du Plessis New York - Ambassador Jerry Matjila jetted into New Y
SA’s new UN ambassador finding his way ‘like Pokémon’
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 hours ago
PHOTO: Carien du Plessis New York - Ambassador Jerry Matjila jetted into New York City three months ago. There awaited a baptism of fire in the preparations for the UN General Assembly. Matjila replaced Kingsley Mamabolo as South Africa’s... Read more
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Sunday Observer
57th death Anniversary of S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike falls tomorrow : Remembering a noble statesmanAsian nation. Born in 1899 with the proverbial silver spoon in his mouth, S.W.R
57th death Anniversary of S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike falls tomorrow : Remembering a noble statesman
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
Asian nation. Born in 1899 with the proverbial silver spoon in his mouth, S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike received an Anglican Church baptism and his godfather was the British Colonial Governor of the day, Joseph West Ridgeway. In keeping with the colonial... Read more
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International Business Times
Abortion, Harry Potter and pornography behind rise in exorcismsfilm The Rite, warned that faith alone is not enough to guard against evil. "E
Abortion, Harry Potter and pornography behind rise in exorcisms
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
film The Rite, warned that faith alone is not enough to guard against evil. "Evangelicals and fundamentalists, at least some, would say that baptism guarantees a kind of eternal protection. Well, in my experience, that's not tr... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mama Winnie is a woman of great courageof the trauma I experienced as a victim and survivor at one year and 11 months
Mama Winnie is a woman of great courage
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
of the trauma I experienced as a victim and survivor at one year and 11 months old of the Sharpeville massacre. After this baptism of real fire at Sharpeville, I for the first time received counselling and became confirmed in the Winnie Mandela... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Book sheds new light on Stone's FollyBible College for a few months, from October 1900 to July 1901. About 40 stude
Book sheds new light on Stone's Folly
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Bible College for a few months, from October 1900 to July 1901. About 40 students in the college had been praying for the baptism of the Holy Spirit. Then, on Jan. 1, 1901, in a “prayer tower” at Stone’s Folly, the students and Parham began... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big farewell for Tauranga's long-serving mayorin the Mauao Performing Arts Centre even featured members of the 1986-89 Papamo
Big farewell for Tauranga's long-serving mayor
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in the Mauao Performing Arts Centre even featured members of the 1986-89 Papamoa Community Council that was Mr Crosby's baptism into council politics. "I was a young buck from the beach, that's for sure," Mr Crosby told the Bay of Plenty Times... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
All Saints Anglican celebrates 120 yearsAll Saints' priest, Rev. David Price, the Readers and the Wardens led the congr
All Saints Anglican celebrates 120 years
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 2 days ago
All Saints' priest, Rev. David Price, the Readers and the Wardens led the congregation in a service of re-commemorating baptism, the sacraments, the reading of the Word, the Prayers of the People and the Eucharist. Sandra Bower, musician, who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Delta Goodrem in a 'holy ceremony' after raunchy scene in new videovideo, Delta Goodrem, 31, appears to have had a religious awakening - with the
Delta Goodrem in a 'holy ceremony' after raunchy scene in new video
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
video, Delta Goodrem, 31, appears to have had a religious awakening - with the songstress taking part in what looks like a baptism ceremony. Covered up and dressed in all white, the Sydney-born artist looks demure and focused as she stands in... Read more
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Aljazeera
The Muslims of Cubaboth an informal meeting place for the Muslim community and popular with non-Mu
The Muslims of Cuba
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
both an informal meeting place for the Muslim community and popular with non-Muslim Cubans. Khaled converted to Islam from Baptism, and his wife of 20 years remains a Baptist. He used to work in forensic medicine, but when the government enabled... Read more
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HITC Sport
Can this QPR team claim victory against Birmingham City?Smithies Alex Smithies has been the first choice goalkeeper since Robert Green
Can this QPR team claim victory against Birmingham City?
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Smithies Alex Smithies has been the first choice goalkeeper since Robert Green left for Leeds and so far he has had a baptism of fire in a QPR team that has conceded 14 goals in eight games. Smithies is a very talented young goalkeeper and he... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
ITCL unbeatens meet tonight in Lisbonon the matchup, South Range head coach Dan Yeagley remembers the strong Lisbon
ITCL unbeatens meet tonight in Lisbon
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
on the matchup, South Range head coach Dan Yeagley remembers the strong Lisbon teams from the mid 1990s that gave him a baptism by fire in his first game as head coach of the Raiders. “We had [Lisbon] Week 1 in 1995 when they won the state... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Roster likely to undergo some tinkeringwhere he is attending camp with the Kings, who drafted him in June. With just
Roster likely to undergo some tinkering
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
where he is attending camp with the Kings, who drafted him in June. With just six defencemen on the roster, it will be a baptism of fire for a group led by second-year player James Shearer. "It’s an area that we’re going to continue to address,"... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Girls swimming: Tough early schedule dooms MercyMIDDLETOWN >> Mercy High’s swim team’s Baptism of Fire is over. The Tigers wer
Girls swimming: Tough early schedule dooms Mercy
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
MIDDLETOWN >> Mercy High’s swim team’s Baptism of Fire is over. The Tigers were forced to open their season against four of the five best teams in the Southern Connecticut Conference, namely Cheshire, Lauralton Hall, Daniel Hand of Madison and --... Read more
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Sussex Express
RingmerMARY’S: On Sunday we gather for a traditional Eucharist service at 10am and wel
Ringmer
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
MARY’S: On Sunday we gather for a traditional Eucharist service at 10am and welcome the family and friends of Max whose baptism takes place as part of the service. Other services 8am Holy Communion and 6.30pm Evensong. On Thursday, there’s an... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Roland Michel Tremblayone. In this millennium, after so much liberation in the Western World, is marr
Author's Page for Roland Michel Tremblay
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
one. In this millennium, after so much liberation in the Western World, is marriage not becoming obsolete? And what about baptism? They are religious institutions we desperately need to free ourselves from.Friday, October 31, 2008(5 comments)... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton newsmeet Sept. 28. Those desiring to become members may meet with the vicar at 1 p
Lehighton news
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
meet Sept. 28. Those desiring to become members may meet with the vicar at 1 p.m. Sept. 25. For those desiring to arrange baptism, a meeting with instructional information will take place at noon Oct. 16. Contact the church office to preregister... Read more
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iol.co.za
Heartless thieves hit Childline officestoo much TV,” Shabangu said. The new director, who has been at her job for jus
Heartless thieves hit Childline offices
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
too much TV,” Shabangu said. The new director, who has been at her job for just two months, added: “I suppose this is my baptism of fire.” Police spokeswoman Captain Nqobile Gwala confirmed that Durban Central Police station was investigating a... Read more
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birminghammail
The battle to discover Birmingham's Lord of the Flys is onthere’s one calculation that cannot be carried out until fight night – Matt’s m
The battle to discover Birmingham's Lord of the Flys is on
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
there’s one calculation that cannot be carried out until fight night – Matt’s mental reaction to his big-time boxing baptism. “We’re going to get to the Barclaycard Arena very early,” he pledged, “and we’re going to go through the whole... Read more
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iol.co.za
Heartless thieves clean out Childlinetoo much TV,” Shabangu said. The new director, who has been at her job for jus
Heartless thieves clean out Childline
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
too much TV,” Shabangu said. The new director, who has been at her job for just two months, added: “I suppose this is my baptism of fire.” Police spokeswoman, Captain Nqobile Gwala, confirmed that Durban Central Police station was investigating... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Allan suffers Bundesliga debut to forget v Bayernloanee Allan Rodrigues de Souza faced a Bundesliga baptism of fire for Hertha B
Allan suffers Bundesliga debut to forget v Bayern
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
loanee Allan Rodrigues de Souza faced a Bundesliga baptism of fire for Hertha Berlin, making his debut at the club in the 3-0 defeat to Bayern Munich. The 19-year-old was named in Hertha’s starting line-up for the first time for the visit to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Fall to Saudi Arabia, Qatar Next'generals' including skipper Davis Karashani were on their Second Coming into t
Uganda Fall to Saudi Arabia, Qatar Next
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
'generals' including skipper Davis Karashani were on their Second Coming into the Cricket Cranes set-up but they faced a baptism of fire on their competitive return. Both starts to the innings for Uganda; bowling and batting, were poor. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo councilman raises fist in silent protest during Pledge of Allegianceto My God of the United States of America, and to His providence, on which we s
Buffalo councilman raises fist in silent protest during Pledge of Allegiance
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
to My God of the United States of America, and to His providence, on which we stand, one God, one Faith, and one Baptism, in his name, and salvation to all. Amen.” Wingo also said he isn’t sure how long he will raise his fist in protest... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sonio Gomes treble helps East Oxford ease past Headington ButchersSONIO Gomes made it a baptism of fire for Oxford City FA newcomers Headington B
Sonio Gomes treble helps East Oxford ease past Headington Butchers
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
SONIO Gomes made it a baptism of fire for Oxford City FA newcomers Headington Butchers on Saturday. Gomes struck a hattrick to help visitors East Oxford to a 5-0 victory, with their other goals coming from Dan Fern and Mustafa Mohammed. Masons Arms... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Monologuist Mike Daisey deconstructs the political theater of Donald Trumpusing the tools of journalism, but I’m not a journalist,” Daisey said. “Being o
Monologuist Mike Daisey deconstructs the political theater of Donald Trump
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
using the tools of journalism, but I’m not a journalist,” Daisey said. “Being on the far side of that moment feels like a baptism or transformation — it was my own mistake to claim the journalistic authority that other people have worked so hard... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Red Sox are simply better built than Orioles for fall successThe Red Sox trotted out 20-game winner Rick Porcello on Monday night to face ro
Red Sox are simply better built than Orioles for fall success
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The Red Sox trotted out 20-game winner Rick Porcello on Monday night to face rookie Dylan Bundy, who has been getting a baptism by fire in August and September. They'll also feature the most highly-compensated pitcher in baseball history when... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Mills’ brother is an opportunist – PPPNduom after one of their illustrious family members. If Samuel Atta Mills care
Mills’ brother is an opportunist – PPP
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
Nduom after one of their illustrious family members. If Samuel Atta Mills cares to know, both names are in Dr Nduom’s baptism and birth certificates. Who in Elmina does not know Dr Nduom as Papa Nduom since his childhood? Obviously, it is only... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Reconciliation Inevitable, Says Makarfiis the best way to end the current crisis rocking the party. He described the
PDP Reconciliation Inevitable, Says Makarfi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
is the best way to end the current crisis rocking the party. He described the current crisis in the party as a baptism, of fire noting that he has no doubt that the opposition party will come out stronger. Makarfi 's position came on... Read more
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Football365
Six players who should be furious with Mourinhoon international duty, was thrust into his first Premier League start against a
Six players who should be furious with Mourinho
Football365 / Posted 5 days ago
on international duty, was thrust into his first Premier League start against a daunting Manchester City side. This was baptism by fire, and Mourinho was the man lighting the touchpaper. Reports have since emanated that the 27-year-old is... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Second council asks parents to prove their children are Catholicwith the religious ethos of the school and can provide documentary evidence of
Second council asks parents to prove their children are Catholic
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
with the religious ethos of the school and can provide documentary evidence of this in the form of a certificate of baptism into The changes are part of a wider reform of school entry policy in Inverclyde which will also see children who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Govt Shouldn't Create Poverty With Power' - Rev Archer Tells Govtvotes with gifts during election, when the latter had made the citizenry poor.
'Govt Shouldn't Create Poverty With Power' - Rev Archer Tells Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
votes with gifts during election, when the latter had made the citizenry poor. Giving a sermon at the Confirmation and Baptism of some congregants at the Calvary Methodist Church, Community 3, Tema, the Very Reverend Archer noted that, there... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Come Out Stronger - Makarfithey are ready for reconciliation that is "rational‎ and attainable" "We have
We Will Come Out Stronger - Makarfi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
they are ready for reconciliation that is "rational‎ and attainable" "We have nothing to fear. We are going through our baptism now but we will come out stronger. We are doing everything possible to reconcile based on things that are... Read more
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heraldscotland
Second council asks parents to prove their children are Catholicwith the religious ethos of the school and can provide documentary evidence of
Second council asks parents to prove their children are Catholic
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
with the religious ethos of the school and can provide documentary evidence of this in the form of a certificate of baptism into The changes are part of a wider reform of school entry policy in Inverclyde which will also see children who... Read more
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WA Today
'A singlet and a nappy and that's it': Perth foster mums cry for helpday, would be ideal for the items to be stored and exchanged. Quality donations
'A singlet and a nappy and that's it': Perth foster mums cry for help
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
day, would be ideal for the items to be stored and exchanged. Quality donations are still welcome. Photo: Supplied "It's a baptism of fire." She said while parents got a small subsidy and clothing allowance, sometimes children arrived with just... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Reyes says Gilas ready to competetwo months of preparation and a naturalized player, Gilas would’ve likely advan
Reyes says Gilas ready to compete
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
two months of preparation and a naturalized player, Gilas would’ve likely advanced to the Final Four. Reyes said it was a baptism of fire for most of the Gilas players in that they had never faced such a high level of opposition before. “I was... Read more
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chroniclelive
On this day in 1999: Newcastle United win 8-0Premier League. The rescue mission began almost immediately with a much improv
On this day in 1999: Newcastle United win 8-0
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Premier League. The rescue mission began almost immediately with a much improved performance and a narrow 1-0 defeat in a baptism of fire at Stamford Bridge. The next game, and Robson’s ‘home debut’, against Sheffield Wednesday on September 19... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Behind enemy lines: Next Man Up Patriots down to third-stringer at QB until Brady returnsand the offensive line gave Brissett, who finished 6 of 9 for 92 yards, the saf
Behind enemy lines: Next Man Up Patriots down to third-stringer at QB until Brady returns
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and the offensive line gave Brissett, who finished 6 of 9 for 92 yards, the safety net he needed to survive his NFL baptism. The injury to Garoppolo really put the governor on the Patriots' offense, however. After leading 24-3 at the half,... Read more
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The World Game
Kane pounces to give high-flying Tottenham winVictor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son
Kane pounces to give high-flying Tottenham win
The World Game / Posted 7 days ago
Victor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son cut inside Denayer, who was enduring a tough baptism at right-back, to thud a shot against the base of Pickford's near post in the 39th minute and Sunderland nervily... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Harrowing stories of child sex abuse still reverberating in Ballaratsense of, 'well, where else would I go?'"Ballarat's Catholics keeping faith De
Harrowing stories of child sex abuse still reverberating in Ballarat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
sense of, 'well, where else would I go?'"Ballarat's Catholics keeping faith Despite the difficult times for the church, baptism numbers are steady, according to Father Driscoll. He said people had continued to seek out the church throughout the... Read more
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soccernews
Tottenham 1 Sunderland 0: Kane pounces as Black Cats remain winlessVictor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son
Tottenham 1 Sunderland 0: Kane pounces as Black Cats remain winless
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
Victor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son cut inside Denayer, who was enduring a tough baptism at right-back, to thud a shot against the base of Pickford’s near post in the 39th minute and Sunderland nervily... Read more
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Soccer Way
Tottenham 1 Sunderland 0: Kane pounces as Black Cats remain winlessVictor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son
Tottenham 1 Sunderland 0: Kane pounces as Black Cats remain winless
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
Victor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son cut inside Denayer, who was enduring a tough baptism at right-back, to thud a shot against the base of Pickford's near post in the 39th minute and Sunderland nervily... Read more
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Goal.com
Tottenham Hotspur 1 - 0 Sunderland Match reportVictor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son
Tottenham Hotspur 1 - 0 Sunderland Match report
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
Victor Wanyama dragged one wide on a frantic Tottenham attack. The lively Son cut inside Denayer, who was enduring a tough baptism at right-back, to thud a shot against the base of Pickford's near post in the 39th minute and Sunderland nervily... Read more
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Deseret News
President Eyring dedicates temple in Philadelphia, the place 'where so much began'to his home in Princeton after becoming a newly baptized member. Even at age 8,
President Eyring dedicates temple in Philadelphia, the place 'where so much began'
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
to his home in Princeton after becoming a newly baptized member. Even at age 8, he understood the weight of the baptismal covenant he had just made. And President Eyring remembers with clarity the years before and after his baptism as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Law to Congress and backto the horrors of modern warfare in August 1861 at the Battle of Wilson's Creek
Law to Congress and back
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
to the horrors of modern warfare in August 1861 at the Battle of Wilson's Creek near Springfield, Mo.--a bloody baptism of fire for both sides. Though the Confederates won the battle, their casualties numbered more than 1,200 killed and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mayfield parish milestone brings congregants home— to return to the place his spiritual journey began in 1934. The 82-year-old’
Mayfield parish milestone brings congregants home
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
— to return to the place his spiritual journey began in 1934. The 82-year-old’s parents brought him to St. John’s for baptism the day he was born because they feared he would not survive complications from delivery that left his skin appearing... Read more
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FIFA
Keshavarz, a coach out on the courtrunners-up finish in the Iranian league, falling just one point short of claimi
Keshavarz, a coach out on the court
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
runners-up finish in the Iranian league, falling just one point short of claiming the title. This short and sweet coaching baptism will unquestionably prove an asset when he decides to embark on the next chapter in his career. "Of course I'd like... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
From 'lionised' status to sex offender for Frimley photographerphotography career began in 2003 while leading an "international brand" connect
From 'lionised' status to sex offender for Frimley photographer
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
photography career began in 2003 while leading an "international brand" connected with free-running. “It was a real baptism of fire, where I worked with some of the best photographers in the world,” he wrote in a brief autobiography. “I... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Dodgers dig deep for huge win at Amesbacks Trey Mosley and Damond Lockner, who both missed the entire fourth quarter
Dodgers dig deep for huge win at Ames
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
backs Trey Mosley and Damond Lockner, who both missed the entire fourth quarter with leg cramps. While it was definitely a baptism by fire for the Dodger reserves, they made plays when it mattered most to help ruin the Little Cyclones'... Read more
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