Fireworks for Fourth begin early

...concessions, entertainment by Hack Bartley & Shuffle, the Fort Gordon Army Signal Corps Band, Abilene Baptist Church, Jerusalem Sounds Brass Band, Livingroom Legends; (706) 650-5005, evanstownecenterpark.comCITY OF AUGUSTA INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION...

Fourth of July events include fireworks, music, more

...games, concessions, entertainment by Hack Bartley & Shuffle, the U.S. Army Signal Corps Band, Abilene Baptist Church, Jerusalem Sounds Brass Band, Livingroom Legends; (706) 650-5005, evanstownecenterpark.comCITY OF AUGUSTA INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONWHEN...

Life's wounds can be healed, if we choose

...Christ.In the fifth chapter of John's gospel we read about a man who has been lame for 38 years. He is lying by a pool in Jerusalem called Bethesda that is reputed to have healing powers. And Jesus asks him a strange question: "Do you want to get well...

Christian exodus shadows papal visit to Holy Land

...who oversees the Notre Dame center, a Jerusalem hotel for pilgrims that employs 150 locals...and was crucified and resurrected in Jerusalem.The pope said in a November speech...Christians are prohibited from entering Jerusalem except during holidays.Israeli-Palestinian...

What we need to overcome obstacles

...are, for Haggai tells the story of the Jews returning to Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity to rebuild the Temple.PATIENCE...not heard of Cyrus' edict to permit the Jews to return to Jerusalem to rebuild the Temple.For a while it seemed it was a hopeless...

Why do we separate ourselves from the world?

...meantime the bus day after day climbs and descends the hill en route along its own Via Dolorosa, and Jesus weeps over this Jerusalem we call Augusta. THE REV. BERNARD MASON IS A RETIRED SUPPLY PASTOR SERVING AT MANN MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH.

WWI was sparked in historic city of variety

...When Queen Isabella of Spain expelled Sephardic Jews in 1492, thousands found refuge in "Yerushalaim chico," or Little Jerusalem, which is how they nicknamed the city.Sarajevo's soul resides in this Oriental quarter and residents believe that time...

Next Year Jerusalem

Opens Friday, May 16, 2014 Synopsis: Director David Gaynes' documentary Next Year Jerusalem follows eight senior citizens who are facing their own mortality, yet are still planning a trip to Jerusalem as one final grand adventure before living out the rest of their lives in a nursing home. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Battle for Jerusalem shifts to biblical Mount of Olives

JERUSALEM -- Terraced with thousands of Jewish...latest battleground in the fight for Jerusalem. A Jewish seminary on its slopes has...doom their hopes for a capital in east Jerusalem, which they call "Al-Quds" -- the...

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Thousands re-enact Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Thousands of Christian pilgrims, the...marched from the Mount of Olives into the Jerusalem's Old City to re-enact Jesus' triumphant...hill across from it into the Old City of Jerusalem. Priests, led by the Latin Patriarch...

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