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2010-08-10 08:00:00

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- /ECKO House Publishing/-- In Last of the Gnostics, author Don Durrett's main focus is to break the oppressive constraints of traditional Christianity through his fictional account of the early Gnostic culture. Stephen C. Paul, Ph.D. has said, "[Don's] book sheds historical light on the incredibly important, ongoing struggle between repressive religious orthodoxy and mysticism ... Perhaps the most important message to be found in Don's book is...

2010-06-28 06:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Want happiness? While studies indicate that lots of friends, a high paying job, or even passing years may create a higher likelihood of feeling "happy," a reliable recipe for lasting happiness remains elusive, says The Gnostic Movement. Lasting happiness will be the focus of a global Gnostic event on July 10 in major cities worldwide. Material wealth may bring comfort and security, but research shows it does not lead to long-term happiness. The latest...

2008-11-13 12:00:21

Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:AXAS) today announced its 2009 capital expenditure budget of $20 million, on a stand-alone basis, which excludes the capital expenditures of Abraxas Energy Partners, L.P., the master limited partnership (MLP) in which the Company owns a 47% interest. The capital program for 2009 will be selected from the Company's inventory of projects and will include new drills and re-completions / workovers in the Company's primary producing regions of Texas and...

2008-08-25 09:01:39

Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:AXAS) reported today that Barry J. Galt, a member of the Company's board of directors, passed away on Friday, August 22, 2008 from complications of cancer at the age of 74. Mr. Galt was elected to the Company's board of directors in 2003. Mr. Galt served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Seagull Energy Corporation, the predecessor to Ocean Energy, Inc., from 1983 through 1998. He served as a director of Ocean Energy, from his retirement in...

2008-07-15 12:00:53

Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (AMEX:ABP) today announced that it has received approval on two of its drilling permits in Brooks Draw, Wyoming. Abraxas anticipates receiving approval on three additional permits during the third quarter of 2008. A rig has been scheduled for mid-August and initial plans are to drill one well at a time with evaluation periods in-between. The wells will be drilled horizontally into the Mowry Shale and/or the Turner Sandstone. Abraxas owns a 100% working...