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Most Meaningful Sympathy Gifts

You can find a sympathy gift that brings comfort to the bereaved.Sorrow image by Mads Blumensaat from Fotolia.comWhen someone you know experiences the death of a loved one, you may want to express your sympathy to them. Giving a gift is one way of acknowledging someone's loss, but......More...

He Won't Let You Down

Just yesterday I was reading a real life story of a man who left his wife and daughter behind, seeking to better his fortune in Europe. Little did the woman know: that she would not see the man for the next ten years. Within those ten years he barely made comprehensible contact with his wife and dau...More...

Does the Church Know Who God Is?

There are many parts of the church that are beautiful but yet fragmented. Additionally, there is one thing that all denominations don't really talk about and that is; if there is a difference between Jesus is and the father. Is Jesus the Father or is Jesus the Son of the Father, or what is the ...More...

Who Are the Hopi Native Americans?

Some believe the "Bnei Menashe" (referring to one of the two sons of Joseph) are part of the divided tribe of Menashe who went east of the Jordan before the exile, so their covenant with the God of Israel may never have been broken, just as the covenant of Judah (Jews) with the God of Isra...More...

The Ancient Practice of Lectio Divina

LECTIO DIVINA means "sacred reading," and it can be done as a means of spiritual contemplation toward practicing the Presence of God. For Example, when Jesus says, "Peace I leave you, my peace I give to you" (John 14:27), we can either focus on what that means theologically or we...More...

Pentacle

In Paganism and Wicca, many traditions use symbols in ritual and magic. Learn about some of the most commonly seen Wiccan and Pagan symbols and their meanings....More...

Behind the Language of Numbers

Numerology when used in the right way unleashes someone from perceived limitations and pushes someone to the best he can be. Knowing the weakness, alerts a possible action to alter this into strengths...More...

5 Things Not to Do at a Sacred Site

Are you visiting a sacred site? If you're planning a trip to a place of spiritual significance, you'll want to make sure you don't do these five things....More...

Hajj in Contemporary Times

The largest concentrations of believers of any faith on earth on the occasion of Hajj provides tremendous opportunity to Muslims to exploit its political, social, ideological, economic and intellectua...More...

Learning Farsi Phrases

Farsi is a challenging language for English speakers to learn, but you can learn basic phrases for use in travel or everyday exchanges. Try taking a Farsi course at a major university, study Farsi phrases online or purchase a Farsi language-learning audio program. You can also hire a private tutor o...More...