Category Archives: “Under the Sun” and in the NEWS!

A forum for commentary and discussion on some select current events and stories relevant to the Christian journey.

Big Meteor Explodes Over Russia…

Hello Fellow Residents of God’s Earth, This story reminds me of a quote from one of my favorite H.S. gym coaches of all time: “It’s a dodgeball Universe, boys, and God’s got the ball. So look out!!!” (“Gym Coach” Paul) … Continue reading

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“But why guns, Pharaoh?”

Allow me to begin by sharing that, during my rosary, I often add a small prayer just before each of the five “Our Father” beads of the decades that goes as follows: “…and Jesus please defend, protect, and save the unborn, … Continue reading

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+++ “Evil” and the Massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School +++

It seems obvious that the horrific tragedy at the Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, CT will never be forgotten by any of us for the rest of our lives. In that case, the next question we might wonder about is: … Continue reading

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Egypt, Islam, and “Democracy?”

As many of you know, Egypt’s “Arab Spring” has proven, thus far, anything but “democratic.” First, it was the army and the police that seemed to attempt to grab power in the immediate aftermath of Hosni Mubarak. Now it is the “duly … Continue reading

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That’s One Big Black Hole!

Well, this story is not exactly one from “Under the Sun,” but after considering what I wrote about regarding our immensely enormous and complex universe in the “Binary Equation” post, I thought this was a highly interesting article. Don’t get too “sucked” … Continue reading

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