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2014-04-16 23:14:12

Lynsey Kenogo, born in Kenya, has been homeschooling online for a year in Uganda and now plans to attend the main campus, in Westlake Village, California. Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Lynsey Kenogo has been taking her online, sophomore-level courses with Oaks Christian Online High School for the past year. She found the Oaks Christian main campus website online in 2011 while living in Rwanda. After emailing with the Director of International Students, she decided to...

2014-04-16 23:14:07

This new website for women provides a virtual journey to imagine what a nun’s life is like: http://www.LifeAsASister.org Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The Sisters of Bon Secours, an international religious congregation of Catholic sisters based in Marriottsville, Md., announce the launch of a unique website, http://www.LifeAsASister.org. “Imagine a Sister’s Life” allows single Catholic women to imagine what it’s like to be a nun and discover if this could be their...

2014-04-16 23:12:30

Consilium Staffing, your partner in locum tenens, will be closed on Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, April 21st. Irving, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Consilium Staffing, your partner in locum tenens, will be closed on Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday. Normal Business hours will resume on Monday, April 21st. Representatives from Consilium can still be reached by calling the toll free number at 877-536-4696. “As a...

2014-04-16 12:27:37

Dr. Milstead shares how answering God's call has affected hundreds of lives MAITLAND, Fla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- James R. Milstead, M.D.'s new book, Answering The Call: The Story Of Grace On Wings, The Nation's Only Charity Air Ambulance ($14.99, paperback, 9781628713718; $7.99, e-book, 9781628713725) challenges readers to hear and answer God's call to love and serve others. This book is a true account based on the ministry of Grace on Wings, the only charity air...

2014-04-16 12:27:06

Jews for Jesus film depicts Jesus at the gates of Auschwitz SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Passover, Holy Week and Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jews for Jesus has released a controversial video, "That Jew Died for You," to help redefine the conversation and reshape views of Jesus and His relationship to the Holocaust. "The horrors of the Holocaust and the 6 million who died has gnawed at the consciousness of Jews for over 60 years," said David...

2014-04-16 08:26:23

He partied in Paris, mingled with artists in Munich, was imprisoned by Nazis in Dachau, escaped to Israel and became world famous for painting his memories. PALM DESERT, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- He lived through World War I and its poignant and personal consequences. He mingled amongst the party life of 1920s red light district Paris. He mocked the Nazis as a young Bert Brecht Theater graphic designer with his poster for Threepenny Opera in 1930s Munich. Then was...

2014-04-16 00:20:49

On Easter Sunday morning, the over 6000 people gathered at the Lincoln Memorial for one of the nation's largest sunrise services, will pause to remember Marian Anderson's Easter concert performed in the same location, 75 years prior. VIENNA, Va., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The sunrise service, hosted by Capital Church of Vienna, VA and Pastor Amos Dodge is now a Washington tradition. Held on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial for the past 36 years, the annual...

2014-04-15 23:15:39

San Gabriel Valley's largest and longest running Easter Sunrise Service to draw over 900 early risers. Whittier, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Rose Hills and Whittier Area Clergy Association welcomes the public to San Gabriel Valley’s largest and longest running Easter Sunrise Service at 6:00 a.m. inside Gate One of the Memorial Park. A Rose Hills tradition for 62 years now, President R. Wyatt Powell of Whittier Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints will deliver this...

2014-04-15 23:15:00

Shamangelic Healing, Sedona’s premier center for spiritual awakening and shamanic healing is now offering personalized spiritual and meditation retreats for those seeking to enhance their spiritual relationship with daily practices for peace and enlightenment. Sedona, AZ (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 The daily stresses of modern life have catalyzed many to seek the solace of peaceful spiritual experiences and meditation practices for balance and insight. World travelers, troubled souls and...

2014-04-15 20:22:22

Saturday's Race to Benefit Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity DALLAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers expect as many as 1,000 competitors Saturday in the First Dallas Easter Run, which features a four-mile course that begins and ends at First Baptist Church and winds through downtown and uptown. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73790 First Baptist officials said they believe this is the first time an Easter run has been held in downtown Dallas. More than 600...


Latest Religion Belief Reference Libraries

Sirrush (Mushussu)
2013-10-07 08:04:52

The Sirrush, also known as the mushussu, is a hybrid from Babylonian mythology. Dating back to the sixth century BC it is depicted on the Ishtar Gate of the City of Babylon. A German archeologist Robert Koldewey discovered the Gate in 1902 and thought the sirrush was a representation of a real animal. The sirrush is displayed on the gate alongside other animals like a lion and a rimi (an extinct type of cattle). It is described as a dragon with scales, eagle-like hind legs and talons,...

Braque Saint-Germain
2013-06-11 14:43:05

The Braque Saint-Germain, also known as the St. Germain Pointing Dog, is a breed of domestic hunting dog that originated from France in 1830. The first members of this breed were developed at the royal kennels of Compiègne, using a mixture of Continental and English pointer breeds. The breed received its name from Saint Germain en Laye, where it first became popular and where it was a favorite show dog, despite its hunting background. The Braque Saint-Germain is a medium sized dog that...

2012-06-14 04:12:14

Symbol: ZYGOP2 Group: Fern Family: Grammitidaceae Distribution: ZygophlebiaBishop distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Division   Pteridophyta – Ferns Class   Filicopsida Order   Polypodiales Family   Grammitidaceae – Kihi Fern family Genus   Zygophlebia Bishop – octopus fern

2012-06-14 13:48:31

Symbol: PECRT2 Group: Dicot Family: Scrophulariaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   PECRT3 Penstemon crandallii A. Nelson var. taosensis (D.D. Keck) Nisbet & R.C. Jacks.   PELIT2 Penstemon linarioides A. Gray ssp. taosensis D.D. Keck Distribution: PenstemoncrandalliiA. Nelson ssp.taosensis(D.D. Keck) Kartesz & Gandhi distribution:USA(NM) Classification:       Kingdom  ...

2012-06-15 04:52:39

Symbol: LUBR4 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   LUCOB Lupinus concinnus J. Agardh var. brevior (Jeps.) D. Dunn   LUSPB2 Lupinus sparsiflorus Benth. var. brevior Jeps. Distribution: Lupinusbrevior(Jeps.) Christian & D. Dunn distribution:USA(CA) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

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