A simple way to take measure of a country is to look at how many want in and how many want out. Only two defining forces have ever offered to die for you: Jesus Christ and the American G. I.; one died for your soul, the other for your freedom.
‹Tony Blair›
Atlantis: the domain of the Stingray
16Dec
2007
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11:35
author: Stingray
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Third Sunday in Advent

Matthew 11:2-11

In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.

No sooner do we hear of John the Baptist fulfilling the word of the prophet Isaiah, preparing the way for the Lord, than we see him sitting in a prison cell for his troubles. A mere week after hearing him give the holy command to repent, we hear him asking a question seemingly filled with doubt: "Are you the one who is to come, or shall we look for another?"