Archive | February, 2006

Hindus celebrate Maha Shiv Ratri

WHILE Carnival lovers were enjoying the Dimanche Gras competition on Sunday night in Port of Spain, Hindus were simultaneously basking in the glory of the annual Maha Shiv Ratri at temples all over the country. Read the rest of the Trinidad Express article.

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Carnival loans for 'dental floss'

JUMP! Wine! Wave into Debt! Carnival is a very lucrative business and as many participants may have already noticed, it is also very expensive. Read the rest of Trinidad Express article.

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Eminent Christians: Fanny Crosby

Number 2 on Michael Haykin’s Eminent Christians list is Fanny Crosby. bq. Through such well-known hymns as “Blessed Assurance”, “To God be the glory”, “Jesus, keep me near the cross” and “All the way my Saviour leads me,” Fanny Jane Crosby (1820-1915) has had a profound influence on American Evangelicalism.

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Eminent Christians: William Carey

A short while ago a list of “The 50 Most Influential Christians in America” was released. Several have blogged about their opinions on the list and about who did and didn’t belong. I’m thrilled to see that Michael Haykin is taking it a step further. He’s blogging a list of Eminent Christians from church history. […]

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