Latest Baptism Stories

2013-12-16 23:03:43

Drawk Kwast, consultant to the world's most hypercompetitive men, is pleased to announce the addition of hormone optimization to his alpha male 60-day comprehensive life restructuring program known as Total Experience Immersion. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Drawk Kwast has been turning men into alpha males for over seven years through his Total Experience Immersion training program. Today marks the addition of hormone optimization to the program adding one more...

2011-10-05 21:59:18

“Wash away my troubles, wash away my pain,” goes the song. Is there such a thing as soap and water for the psyche? Yes: Metaphor is that powerful, say Spike W.S. Lee and Norbert Schwarz of the University of Michigan in a literature review appearing in the latest issue of Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal published by the Association for Psychological Science. Religious rites like baptism make psychological sense, the article suggests. Says Lee:...

2011-03-01 13:38:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The death of Jesus of Nazareth remains controversial, even after almost 2000 years. Pope Benedict XVI revisits the debate in his new book, Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week, the second volume of his work on the figure of Jesus. Some interpreters have identified the Jewish people as a whole as responsible for Jesus' death - a position often used to justify the persecution of Jews. Some modern scholars argue that the Roman authorities are to blame....

2010-01-28 14:50:00

Baptism by Fire: Eight Presidents Who Took Office in Times of Crisis WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Archives presents Director of the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library Mark Updegrove and Assistant Managing Editor for TIME Magazine Michael Duffy in a free discussion of Baptism by Fire: Eight Presidents Who Took Office in Times of Crisis on Thursday, February 11, at 7 p.m. A book signing will follow the program. (Logo:...

2009-09-18 17:00:00

RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by the law firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP: Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchasers of securities of Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq: IMMR) ("Immersion" or the "Company") between May 3, 2007 and June 30, 2009 inclusive (the "Class Period"). If you wish to discuss this...

2006-01-08 06:36:43

By Crispian Balmer VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Benedict performed the first baptisms of his pontificate on Sunday, using the occasion to launch an impassioned denunciation of irresponsible sex and a "culture of death" that he said pervaded the modern world. Pope Benedict, abandoning his prepared sermon, compared the wild excesses of the ancient Roman empire to 21st century society and urged people to rediscover their faith. "In our times we need to say 'no' to the largely dominant...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.