Shepherds who should guide and protest us abandon their flock in favor of political platitudes and corrupt cronyism. He appeared to ignore the rigorous standards of science to assess drugs that have in some cases had promising results but are nowhere near proven to be effective in eradicating coronavirus. Hide yourself under mantle. And the truth will make us free. "We'll help out, and we'll help out wherever we can.". The digital platforms which manipulate our attention, so profitably, have partly redeemed themselves by preserving a sliver of normality. We are being told by the CDC to reuse masks for every patient," Ranney told CNN. The greater the time of trial, the greater the grace poured out. People all over the world are under similar lockdowns, isolation, and stress. "I pray God’s plan and glory will reach out to those who are suffering from COVID-19, as He helped David and his tired soldiers win victory in wars.”, "I get comfort from listening to ‘McGee’s Bible Study’ as we haven’t been able to gather to worship for Friday night service or choir practice due to the current COVID-19 circumstances. And his own life is no happier than his nation’s: he has been haunted from his earliest youth by visions of a goddess whose surpassing beauty makes any merely human woman pall in comparison. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” To cultivate this peace, practice silence, feed yourself with beauty and goodness, and immerse yourself in the splendor of truth. Stoneware Mugs are Now Available for Pre-Order, Faith, Firmness, and Freedom: What a Pope Can Teach Us, The Saints We Touch: The Example of Ordinary Holiness. On March 30, we launched our completely revamped ministry to China. The tiny kingdom of Yehudah, the last remnant of the people of Yisra’el, lies caught between superpowers, Egypt and the new, and aggressive, empire of Babylon.

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Open your heart to him and ask for interior knowledge of his care and presence. Catholics viciously attack one another with acid rhetoric. Worse still, from this storm there seems to be no safe haven. Liked this post? Constantly pray the psalms, those great and mighty testaments to grace in times of darkness as well as times of victory.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta warns of 'exponential growth' of Covid-19 in US, Trump has said he is dispensing "game changer", wartime-style effort to mass produce medical supplies, questions mount about the federal government's response amid chronic shortages in hospitals, Trump says FDA will fast-track treatments for novel coronavirus, but there are still months of research ahead, were currently in a regular clinical trial coronavirus and declined to give a timeline, Trump shrugs off responsibility for any hospital equipment shortages by saying it's up to states, How Trump's rhetoric has changed as coronavirus spread. April 25, 2020. Only then will you find the peace of God that passes all understanding. Because hope can be powerful. She will lead you to the burning heart of her Son. Immerse yourself in spiritual reading. Yes, untruths are spread throughout the world, but likewise the truth is more easily discovered than ever. Thank you for allowing us to have this precious time.” In the verse above, Israel faced some very dark days. We must not be like St. Peter, who out of fear, confusion, and uncertainty denied our Lord three times. But if you are married, you should realize that this, too, is a powerful sacrament. Seek to really know our Lord in a more than intellectual way. Musing on Brecht’s lines, the philosopher Hannah Arendt wrote that “History knows many periods of dark times in which the public realm has been obscured and … people have ceased to ask any more of politics than that it show due consideration for their vital interests and personal liberty.” It is hard to watch the current clown show of British and American politics without concluding that we have already entered another of these periods. I'd also like to know how to pray along with TTB. Ask and it will be given to you. A smooth forehead / points to insensitivity. Look for an update from our good friend and Director of TWR-India, George Philip, in the July issue of our newsletter. Denomination: Baptist.

Like the act of Faith it must be continuous and grow by exercise. In confusing times, let’s pledge ourselves to follow the truth in obedience—to be martyrs (witnesses) to the truth in word and in deed, in a time when many question, like Pilate before Christ, if truth even exists. The administration's emerging political strategy to evade blame is also evident in a coordinated White House and conservative media effort to saddle China with all the blame for the pandemic. Interfaith: In dark times, a prayer of thanks Gershon Weissman, Special to Ventura County Star 7/11/2020 Tropical Storm Zeta makes its way toward the … Trump peddles unsubstantiated hope in dark times. Regardless of our individual political affiliations, 2016 has been a year of frustration and struggle for many. His avatar entered the game-space and performed songs in a series of stunning digital settings including underwater and outer space scenes. Quincy is KIM's lead editor and content writer, and has invested in online properties since 2009. "I spoke with President Xi and they're working very, very hard and I think it's going to all work out fine," Trump said on February 11. ", Watch Trump's evolution on coronavirus response, Watch Trump's evolution on Covid-19 response, Ozarks public health workers feel 'hated' in Covid-19 spike, WH Covid-19 adviser apologizes after giving interview to Russian TV network controlled by the Kremlin, Only 4 states trending down in Covid-19 cases, Covid-19 model predicts deaths may triple by mid-January, Analyst explains why hospitals are vulnerable to hackers, Dr. Ruth gives sex advice in the age of Covid-19, Getty photographer documents moment of home evictions, El Paso woman hospitalized with Covid-19 has a message for Americans, Dr. Fauci warns: 'We are going in the wrong direction', CNN: New rise in coronavirus cases in counties that held Trump rallies, Dr. Gupta: Even stalling the trajectory would be such a significant move, Dr. Fauci: US may not be back to normal until 2022, North Dakota leading in number of new coronavirus cases. But we should not let it disturb us, for this is a victory for the enemy of our souls. Spend time in Eucharistic adoration. Let not her name depart from your lips, never suffer it to leave your heart. So does Lilit. Crystal Jackson (44,435) #12 Contributor. Big footing Vice President Mike Pence's sober, informative task force briefings, As the pandemic spreads like quicksilver across the US and. India: Meanwhile, our well-established Home Group ministry in India is proving critical in these days of isolation. Rarely, however, do they offer full-length audio like Thru the Bible’s program. At Thru the Bible, we’re grateful for our ministry partnership with YouVersion, whom God is using to very effectively take His Word to new demographics of people using the Bible app. Hope in dark times. She will defend you from all evil. And, in an unprecedented way, we have access to these teachings through an abundance of easily accessible books, internet archives, and audio teaching.

As of this writing, the world is still “sheltering in place,” protecting each other and healing from the pandemic. In a welcome corrective to the fake news, filter bubbles and pornography that dominate so much online traffic, there has been an influx of positive digital content. I pray COVID-19 will end soon.

Especially, we should receive frequently the Eucharist and go to confession. Frequency is of the highest effect. His search for treatments does him credit and shows a President willing to experiment, but there's no doubt he overhyped the immediate prospects for the drug. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. The world of Yirmeyahu—known to the later English-speaking world as Jeremiah—is crashing down around him. JUST WATCHED Watch Trump's evolution on … Dec 18, 2014. By Stabroek News.