Monthly Archives: August 2014

Why a Church Year Calendar Matters

I have finally succeeded in making a perpetual Church Year Calendar.See the picture below) I can move a piece of the cardboard rim behind a slot, to make sure that the Sundays of Epiphany, and the Sundays after Pentecost have … Continue reading

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Hidden Secrets of ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’

The other evening we watched ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’. This movie takes the search for the Holy Grail as its theme. At the end, the Nazis force one of their own to go into the cave to get … Continue reading

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What I can Learn While Replacing a Hard Drive

On Sunday morning my hard drive was dying, though I did not know it at the time. I spent the rest of Monday with a technician friend trying to fix it, and eventually I had to replace it. Now in … Continue reading

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On Hearing about the Nobles’ Response to the Peasants’ Revolt of 1381

I saw Melvin Brag’s first installment on ‘Radical Lives’ last Sunday. It was about the Peasant’s Revolt of 1381 and its spiritual leader John Ball. So here, briefly, are the facts. After the Black Death had taken about half the … Continue reading

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