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We can’t always know why tragedies happen or if there is a purpose, but this Congressman claims an angry and neglected God was behind the tragedy in Colorado.
Rep. Louie Gohmert charged Friday that prohibiting prayer in civic places can give rise to such senseless acts of violence as the shooting inside an Aurora, Colo. movie theater that killed at least 12 people and injured at least 58 others.
How do you maintain a strong following in unions? Petitions? Propaganda? How about a little mojo?
South Africa’s top mineworkers union has accused a rival of using witchcraft to boost recruiting, an allegation taken seriously among the rank and file in a country where traditional spiritual beliefs are widely held. Baleni said NUM’s members believed that AMCU had a “very strong ‘sangoma’,” or witchdoctor.
Many people are anxiously awaiting the return of their lord and savior to not only smite the non-believers, but to make their suits and bicycles look more reasonable. In India, this dripping crucifix is giving hope.
Thousands of believers flocked to a suburban street in the west of Mumbai in March, when drops of water began to fall from the feet of Jesus on the cross, drinking the prized liquid in the hope that it had holy powers.