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Can We Help the Assyrian Christians?

Posted July 23, 2014 By John C Wright

This a question whose answer I also would like to know. A reader asks: So I don’t even know the right questions to ask, but besides prayers do you or anyone here know or is able to reliably find out what I can do to help the Assyrian Christians in Iraq, namely from Mosul: http://www.christianpost.com/news/isis-torches-1800-year-old-church-in-mosul-priest-says-city-is-now-empty-of-christians-123632/ […]

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Pray on March 25th

Posted March 25, 2014 By John C Wright

A message from CatholicVote.org, which I pass along: At this moment in Washington D.C., nine Supreme Court justices are listening to oral arguments in two cases by for-profit corporations challenging the HHS mandate. Our case – Autocam v. Sebelius – is being held by the Court pending the outcome of these two cases (Hobby Lobby […]

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Announcing the Call for Beta Readers!

Posted February 26, 2014 By John C Wright

UPDATE: For better or worse, a dozen readers have written me and asked to be beta readers. I think that is enough, and I thank you all for your attention. If you are someone in the field, like a technical writer or a professional editor, and you want to get in on the action, you […]

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Question for the Readers

Posted February 11, 2014 By John C Wright

Someone has asked me to submit some of the essays I have written here at my journal site for publication. I am a little at a loss, since I am not sure what is good and what is forgettable. To any loyal reader with an opinion, therefore, allow me to solicit it. I’d like your […]

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Prayer request

Posted February 5, 2014 By John C Wright

A reader writes: Hello everyone. I apologize for posting off-topic but I need some help. My father Thomas Buckley has been hospitalized with what is either a large tissue infection, or an aggressive lung cancer. I’ve never spoken with a better group of people than on this blog, and any prayers on his and my […]

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Time to Call

Posted January 28, 2014 By John C Wright

Thought I should pass this along. The House will vote today on H.R. 7. This critically important legislation is called the “No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act.” I need you to make a quick call right now. Call the Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121. Tell your Representative to vote Yes […]

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Unexpected Enlightenment Day!

Posted August 29, 2013 By John C Wright

If I have ever found favor in your eyes, kind reader, please go to Amazon and click on my wife’s book to help raise her numbers. http://www.amazon.com/The-Unexpected-Enlightenment-Rachel-Griffin/dp/1937051870 If you want to read a Harry Potter style book with lots of teen angst and a clever mystery (and see my character Sigfried Smith in action — […]

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Chick Fil A Day for Orson Scott Card

Posted July 14, 2013 By John C Wright

I heard on the radio, as front-page news headline, that Leftists are planning a boycott of the Ender’s Game movie to punish Orson Scott Card for daring to oppose gay marriage. The news particularly mentioned that the movie has nothing to do with marriage or with sex or sexual deviance: the boycotters just want Card […]

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Appeal from Catholic Vote

Posted June 6, 2013 By John C Wright

I pass this along to my readers in case any of you honest and decent folk out there wish to contribute to the cause. It is from Catholic Vote, an organization that was also targeted and harassed.  

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Tell the Federal Government to Respect Religious Freedom

Posted April 6, 2013 By John C Wright

Monday, April 8 is the deadline for submitting comments to the Obama Administration on the latest version of its HHS contraceptive/abortifacient/sterilization mandate. Please take a moment to submit a short online comment in support of religious freedom. Religious freedom is not just the right to go to church.  It is the freedom to live one’s […]

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