A few deserted Hitler as a matter of conscience and were convicted of treason. Now 60 years later these “traitors” are being vindicated. This BBC article gives the details with some pics and audio.
Mr Baumann says the men who were described as “wartime traitors” were not traitors at all.
“They behaved humanely. Some hid Jews, others helped prisoners – they followed their moral conscience,” he said.
It is a view backed by experts. “These men were not traitors, they were part of the German resistance movement against Hitler,” said Johannes Tuchel, the Director of the German Resistance Memorial Centre in Berlin.
“This is a great day for Germany – finally the last sentences handed down by Nazi courts will be lifted,” he said.
Professor Weismann has some interesting things to say about getting happiness. Of course, as Christians our perspective on happiness comes from a different angle. What light does Scripture shed on how to be happy? Also, what part should God’s happiness play in the pursuit of our own happiness?
Here is page about his book 59 Seconds.
The lead author of a recent study on how raindrops form is named Emmanuel Villermaux. Emmanuel – that means “God with us.” Even the little raindrop can remind us that God’s all-wise care and provision is with us.
God said through the prophet Isaiah that “as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return there without watering the earth and making it bear and sprout and furnishing seed to the sower and bread to the eater so shall My Word [God’s purposes] be which goes forth from My mouth – it shall not return to Me empty without accomplishing what I desire and without succeeding in the matter for which I sent it.” (Isaiah 55:9-11 nasb)
Here is an article and a video that shows how raindrops have kids. It is a little part of how God makes the cycle of rain to do its thing.
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VATICAN CITY (AP) – A Vatican official is lamenting that many faithful no longer confess their sins, and says some confuse a psychologist’s couch for a confessional booth.
Isn’t it kinda hard to get people to admit their wrong when they don’t have a sense of right or wrong in the first place?