SCRATCHY LATIN

SCARCE REMEMBERED devil-29973__340 copy

is of no help at all sometimes.

But for those of us with minds I draw your attention to this offering—

https://sacerdos.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Depliant-Corso-Esorcismo-2018-1.pdf

—and should you go there … please spread the good news.

Oh … more? Okaaaaayy—

This might make your head spin — officials of the Roman Catholic Church are offering a week-long course in exorcism, and dozens of Catholic priests have flocked to Rome to partake of the Holy See’s demon-banishing tips and strategies.

Titled Exorcism and Prayer of Liberation, the course is now in its 13th year, and is presented at The Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum, a Catholic educational institution … An estimated 200 people — lay Catholics as well as priests — attended, Reuters reported.

From April 16 to 21, the would-be exorcists learn about issues they might encounter, including recognizing the devil, differentiating between possession and mental disorders, and legal protections for exorcists, according to a course outline. [Exorcism: Facts and Fiction About Demonic Possession]

Read from source: clicketh hereunto

—for myself I don’t understand any of it but their advertising blurb makes it all look jolly good fun (ol’ Shaitan must be quaking in his hoofs) …

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“Actually Argie … too busy right now …”

AND JUST REMEMBER THIS

if Satan didn’t exist it would be necessary to invent Him, no?

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     “Would too~!”                                                                                 “Would not!”

         “Would not~!”                                                                                 “Would too!”

AND from someone who can advise (being me):   … rather than spend a fortune on the Vatican’s professional courses, all you need to stop the Devil in His tracks is salt from the local shop. Sprinkle salt on His tail and He’s naffed (sea salt works best).

FOR MORE ADVICE

on Satanic self-defence just send me a a signed blank cheque and by return post I’ll send you—in one compact package—all the equipment you’ll need to protect your home and loved ones from the entire unholy spooktrum from Apparitions to Zombies. (First twenty responders, I’ll even throw in a can of Mormon Repellent, free.)

Go here  finger down     to see their course …


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—and don’t forget, extra credits for every shekel you drop in the Papal ‘poor box’ on arrival/departure from campus.

 

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“Trust me—I’m with Him!”

 

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MONEY~!!!

NOW THAT

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Yes. Money is important. Very. But I’m not selling any, or trying to separate you from yours. This is not a spam site, this is pure babble (and don’t you forget it). You are quite safe.

I WAS ONCE TOLD

by a young thug who not long after sorted himself out and went on to very much greater things, that—

“Money is survival—

—when you run out of money you run out of survival!”

 

—he was absolutely right.

But let’s not get into unwinnable discussions here, just read on … nod sagely … in agreement … then cheerfully dismiss the wisdoms in the referenced source and get on with life.

“When it comes to day-to-day lessons, the best way to teach your kids the value of a dollar is to … use cash with your kids. When my daughter was 13, she wanted to go shopping with friends for back-to-school clothes. The other parents gave their girls a credit or debit card and imposed a spending limit. Me? I embarrassed my daughter by handing her $50…in cash. The reason: I knew that when she got to the checkout line with more than $50 worth of merchandise, she’d have to make hard choices and put something back.”

Read from sourceCLICK HERE

Or not …

I wish I’d had the sense when I was young.

No excuses, I was an idealist who lacked worldly vision—more the fool me.

No?

 

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MORAL GUIDANCE

IS ESSENTIAL

and it’s good to see that our devout Abrahamic friends understand this point and know enough to get in first with the young—

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—a family Sunday reading by the look of it. Moral guidance at its best, boom boom!

As much as I suggest to the rational that they might achieve more by educating the young … my seeds fall upon stoney ground, but these Christians at least have a handle on reality. (Well, on the bits that matter most, at least.)

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CONTROL FREAKS

and old notions. 3 sages

JUDGE BY WHAT THEY

do, not by what they say bleat. So? There’s yet fortunes to be made (Al Gore did pretty well out of it) from AGW. But I still wonder … hold that thought; here’s today’s quote—

At some point, it turns out, deforestation, drought, and other forest-disturbing factors tipped the scales, making tropical forests a net producer of carbon rather than a sink, according to a new study published today (Sept. 28) in the journal Science. Each year, instead of absorbing carbon, these degraded forests are a source of more carbon (roughly 425 teragrams of carbon per year) than an entire year’s worth of US transportation emissions.

Read more by:  CLICKING HERE

—use it wisely. As for my thought:

how much would it contribute to the albedo of Mother Earth if everyone responsible for a roof … painted said roof white?

If nothing else at least by so doing he’d be declaring his own personal sincerity and making a political statement, no?

What about white roads, hmmmm? And airports? Ship decks? Hell, in the seventies they were so worried about Global Cooling that they seriously suggested sprinkling soot all over the arctic ice caps. You know, suck in much needed heat rather than bang it back out into space, wasted.

SO:

if you claim to be concerned about Global Warming, but your roof isn’t solar reflective … thou speaketh with forked tongue. For shame, Sir or Madam~!

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HERE,

have yourself a nice cow. Look, admire, then do your bit for the planet by getting out there and shooting as many as you can (before being visited by nice inquisitive men)—the damned things produce Greenhouses gases like you wouldn’t believe~! Otherwise the least you can do is drink your coffee black (and stop gobbling all them ice-creams) …

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Need any more advice? I’ll pop ’round soon …

 

WTF Dept

dodo copy… and the beat goes on, the beat goes onnnnnnn ..

Others wished infertility …  “I hope your wife can’t have kids, that’ll be god’s way of punishing you”.

Well now. What disastrous catastrophic Earth-shattering sin had this couple committed, to attract such opprobrium from the nice punters?

Phillips and his wife had not planned to make a political statement with their …. …… decision.

“My wife has no … and  …

BUT THIS ABOVE ALL

note that God had to come into it somewhere. But the possessing of a narrow mind and the requisite accompanying bully-thug instinct is a state not limited entirely to Christian religious nuts. Apparently MCP nuts too.

In fact any pea-brained nut can do it …

For background  CLICK HERE

But wait, buy now and you get this too—

Why would these men — and yes all the abusive messages sent to Phillips were written by men* — take time out of their day … abusing someone they don’t know for doing something that doesn’t affect them?

I think it depends really on how you define ‘men’ … no?

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(Hah! I was hoping to be able to use this image again~!)

Now this1-animated-arrow-up.gif folks, could be called a real nut-cracker. As for the couple concerned my advice is just get on with your lives … but watch out for closed minds. Yeuch …

And sometimes—

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—even the most innocent can be misinterpreted.

 

Honi soit qui mal y pense

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* That’s debatable …

WITH MUCH GRATITUDE

TO WHOEVER

it was put me on to this dude. Okay, he’s got a bit of a speech impediment* and starey eyes and I can’t make out what the badge is; but listen to what he’s saying.

And then rubbish it …

 

 

After all, where’d we be without extra taxes, huh? Sign up now and you get to save the planet—double all taxes and you invest in saving it for years to come.

And now we are left (in New Zealand) with plakky baggies going out of style in our supermarkets. Bugger … we’ll have to carry our goodies home in something else; hopefully non-plastics, renewable, washable, unrustable, non-alumniumic, reusable—and I mean better than cupped hands. Suggestions?**

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* Most Aussies do, but I don’t hold that against them (they’re almost the same as people).

** JZ  …  keep it seemly …

TIME TO GET

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again.

First, your (not boring) quote—

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—to read at source:  CLICKETH HERE 

and ponder (if you will) all possible connotations of the word “Wow~!” And now ponder the Truth uttered by one ‘Scientific Christian’. Yep, I said truth (ya wanna make something of it?).

Ol’ SC says it right there, out loud in B & W for all the world to ignore (so I’ll say it again, it’s too good to gloss over with robotic glass eyes) :

PEOPLE BELIEVE

WHAT THEY ARE TAUGHT

—and nobody has ever put it better than that. Not even me, and I’ve said it often enough too.

Sadly people don’t believe what they think — ‘cos most don’t think. They don’t know how so they just accept the words of their chosen experts. Not good.

SO HERE’S A CHALLENGE

for everybody (and this includes YOU, Bub!)

 

How can you get people to think?

 

As the Weasel (Buck) says in that Ice Age movie “C’mon Mammals, think!” …

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—and it ain’t easy.

Again I offer as a starting point* the Law of Contradiction. (If it’s a bit much after your years of indoctrination, at least offer it to your kids—they’ll see at a glance what to do with it …)

Kismet

* Pretty bloody reliable starting point.