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2014-07-11 23:01:16

In observance of the UN International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, Scientology Churches and Missions around the world promote drug-free living (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Volunteers from Scientology Churches and Missions are taking action against drug abuse this week with drug education lectures, forums and conferences, information stands, sports events, and drug education booklet distribution in cities around the world. Drug abuse is an international epidemic. According to...

2014-06-02 12:26:32

"Joel Osteen Radio" to debut this fall NEW YORK, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM today announced that it will launch a new exclusive radio channel headlined by Joel Osteen, world-renowned spiritual and inspirational figure, and Senior Pastor of Lakewood Church, America's largest Christian congregation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/NY82093LOGO "Joel Osteen Radio" will debut this fall and bring Osteen's message to SiriusXM listeners nationwide, showcasing...

2014-04-14 23:07:24

Just in time for Holy Week, Bible App 5 adds a community-sharing feature that allows users to experience the Bible with the people they trust most. It can be accessed for free on Apple, Android, and through http://www.bible.com/app. Edmond, Oklahoma (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Ever want to discuss the Bible and your faith journey, but are reluctant to do so on Facebook and other social networks with hundreds of friends and followers? In Bible App 5, the latest version of its wildly popular...

2014-03-13 23:01:05

2014 marks the 80th anniversary of L. Ron Hubbard as a professional writer with the publication of “The Green God” in the February 1934 edition of Thrilling Adventures, it was announced by Author Services, Inc., the literary agency Hubbard established to meet the continuing demand for his works. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 2014 marks the 80th anniversary of L. Ron Hubbard as a professional writer with the publication of “The Green God” in the February 1934 edition of...

2014-03-12 20:23:50

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten* major national American Muslim organizations held a news conference today at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., to announce the formation of the US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), an umbrella group that will serve as a representative voice for Muslims as that faith community seeks to enhance its positive impact on society. [SEE: http://uscmo.org/ ] The new national council's first priority will be to build...

2014-03-06 23:27:49

Volunteers from the Scientology Churches and Missions of Venezuela reach thousands this month in their campaign to combat drug abuse and its debilitating effects on the culture. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Day after day, Truth About Drugs volunteers from the Scientology Churches and Missions of Venezuela work at the grassroots level to uplift the culture by combating drug abuse before it begins. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, the link between crime...

2014-03-04 23:26:52

Music Industry Professionals, both seasoned and aspiring, will be attending Back to Basics: The Music & Entertainment Summit, hosted by Urban Network Digital and Amalgamation Magazine: An Industry Quarterly; two of the industry’s leading trade-consumer publications. (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 After a five-year absence, The Urban Network brand returns for a three-day Music-Entertainment Summit, scheduled May 1-4, 2014, at the San Diego Conference Center of the Four Points by Sheraton,...

2014-01-29 23:23:01

The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod seeks health care professionals for Mercy Medical Teams serving in Africa, the Caribbean and Eurasia. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) has an immediate need for health care professionals and others to join short-term volunteer medical teams to provide health care for underserved people abroad. LCMS Mercy Medical Teams (MMTs) are now organizing and spots are still open for physicians, nurse practitioners,...

2014-01-28 23:03:16

Church of Scientology supports drug education initiative that has reached more than 50,000 through drug education lectures Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 The volunteers of the drug education and prevention initiative supported by the Church of Scientology of Tokyo have just accomplished a milestone: They have now reached 50,000 people with drug education. Youth, educators, law enforcement officers and concerned community leaders have attended these lectures based on The Truth...

2014-01-02 23:22:09

Of the 24 winners this year, 9 are from countries outside the US Hollywood, California (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 Stories and art from around the globe arrived to the contests in record numbers this year. But another record was also set, the number of countries that the winners come from reached a new highest ever mark at 10. The year drew winning entries from the usual United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia, but this year also saw winners from Germany, Jamaica, Korea,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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