Archive for the ‘Religion’ Category

Forgive 70 Times 7

April 2, 2017

“[Though] man loved his fellow, yet man is a money-making animal, which propensity too often interferes with his benevolence.”

March 29, 2017

Melville, Herman. Moby Dick: Complete and Unabridged (Illustrated with Included Audiobook) (Kindle Locations 6237-6238). Titan Read. Kindle Edition.

“…Nephi did not pray to have his circumstances changed. Rather, he prayed for the strength to change his circumstances.”

March 20, 2017

https://www.lds.org/ensign/2012/04/the-atonement-and-the-journey-of-mortality?lang=eng

I came upon this interesting insight from Elder David A. Bednar while studying this morning.

“[Under China’s recently passed] General Principles of Civil Law…fetuses can own property…”

March 18, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/china/21718878-party-will-remain-final-judge-china-finally-starts-write-proper-civil-code

“Australia fritters away more money per person gambling than any other country…[In 2016 $990 per adult,] 49% more than Singaporeans, the next-biggest losers.”

March 18, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21718899-industry-spends-fair-bit-lobbying-too-australians-spend-more-gambling-people