Daily Archives: September 26, 2016

Justify Myself

Yesterday afternoon I had the chance to listen to a young man from my local congregation give an excellent sermonette on the subject of friendship.  I have often tended to lament the difficulties I have found being friendly with those people … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mongols, Huns & Vikings

Mongols, Huns & Vikings, by Hugh Kennedy One might not immediately see the contemporary relevance of exploring the history of the Huns, Arabs & Turks, Mongols, and Vikings, of which only the non-Muslim groups are included in the book’s title, likely … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dividing The Spoils

Dividing The Spoils:  The War For Alexander The Great’s Empire, by Robin Waterfield As someone who has read a great deal of the history about the Hellenistic era from one perspective or another [1], it is immensely pleasing to be … Continue reading

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