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Thursday, 25 September 2014 |

The story of Elder Iosif’s smile from eternity

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Dear Mr. Papanikolaou,

Shortly after the interment of Elder Iosif, you published on your site an article entitled ‘The funeral of the late Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos – a smile from eternity’, with a brief description of the event, accompanied by photographs. The photograph of the deceased, smiling not only with his lips but also the whole of his face...

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Beneath the surface wealth of bullet trains, cute robots and exuberant fashions, this is the Japan few outsiders understand: the one gripped by a deepening social depression.

This week I've highlighted the structural flaws of using GDP as a measure of "growth" and prosperity:   GDP = Waste  and  What Metric Are We Optimizing For?

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Eight more governments are ratifying the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) during this week’s high-level meetings at the United Nations. The latest actions mean that 53 governments, including several lobbied by the member churches of the World Council of Churches (WCC), have ratified the new treaty. The treaty will now come into effect by the end of 2014.

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Thursday, 25 September 2014 |

How Christians Can Rebuild Our Culture

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Live Streams from the 12th Post Keynesian Conference

UMKC is providing live video streaming of some of the key sessions of the 12th International Post Keynesian Conference.

Here is a list of the events they are streaming:

  • Wednesday, 6:00-8:00pm: Bruce Greenwald lecture in Royall 111
  • Thursday, 5:45-7:30pm: “What Should We Have Learned from the
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A long long time ago in this same galaxy, I wrote what may be Credit Slips' most popular post: What do bankruptcy mortgage servicing and phone sex in common? Today, I bring you a new comparison: bankruptcy mortgage servicing and ebola. At the outset, let me be very clear that ebola is a tragic health care crisis. I do not mean to minimize

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During the Interfaith Summit on Climate Change, which was organized by the United Nations in association with the World Council of Churches and Religions for Peace, and held at Union Theological Seminary in New York City from September 21-22, 2014, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America presented the Patriarchal Message of His All-Holiness and signed a joint statement with other religious leaders. The Interfaith Summit held in New York served as a precursor to the Climate Summit organized by the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on September 23, 2014.

Click here[1] for the Photo Gallery.
Click here[2] for the Message of His All-Holiness.
Click here[3] for the Press Release of the World Council of Churches.

 

 

 

References

  1. ^ Click here (www.patriarchate.org)
  2. ^ Click here (www.patriarchate.org)
  3. ^ Click here (www.oikoumene.org)
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(RNS) The new campaign seeks to raise awareness and funds for Muslim da’wah -- a call to propagate the faith -- by reciting verses from the Quran on various online platforms....

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