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2014-09-08 23:04:08

No, they do not predict September11! They are predicting September13/14, which is 2014Elul16 or 6-16 Hebrew according to the Biblical Lunar Calendar in which Elul is the 6th lunar month. London, England (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Their President, Gordon Ritchie, explains the new calculations as follows… “There is some theological debate over whether the true text of Revelation13 has 666 as the number of the beast or 616. Recently, scientists at Oxford University in England, revealed...

Researchers Propose New 12-Month Calendar
2011-12-28 05:57:19

Researchers at John Hopkins University have come up with a new, simpler 12-month calendar. The team used computer programs and mathematical formulas to create the new calendar in which each new 12-month period is identical to the one before. Under the new calendar, if Christmas fell on a Sunday in 2012, it would also fall on a Sunday in 2013, 2014 and beyond. Also, the months September, March, June and December would have 31 days, while the rest would have 30. "Our plan offers a...

2011-03-08 08:30:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reader's Digest, the world's largest global editorial brand with a reputation for "getting to the heart of the matter" and capturing the best of America, is expanding its "We Hear You America" campaign in response to the overwhelming participation of towns and cities across America. A new round of cheering (voting) at rd.com begins today, so towns that worked so hard to rally their communities the first time around but missed out on prizes - and...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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