Richard Cirulli, Ph.D., Author / Playwright, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Friday, July 20, 2018th @10:00am EDT

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WESTCHESTER, NY — Dr. Richard Cirulli immerses our listening audience into his debut novel, “The Songs of Roland: The Return of The Cathar Magi”. Roland is a character that hearkens to the Albigensian Crusade of the 13th Century, driven by idealism, reminiscent of the “enlightened” Baby-Boomers who cling to intimacy and plagued by nightmares of being burnt at the stake …

eHeziRichard Cirulli, Ph.D., Author / Playwright, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Friday, July 20, 2018th @10:00am EDT

Run For Zion: Walking In Jesus’ Footsteps More Meaningful Than Walking On the Moon
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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This week in 1969, American astronaut Neil Armstrong made history by becoming the first person to set foot on the moon. His timeless and famous remark at the time, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind,” will go down as one of the most iconic phrases of all time. Yet, when Armstrong visited Israel in 1994 …

eHeziRun For Zion: Walking In Jesus’ Footsteps More Meaningful Than Walking On the Moon
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

Some 50,000 Tourists Gather For the Sun Festival at Cuzco In the Peruvian Andes

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Some 50,000 people gathered on the surrounding hills of Cusco (Emufec) in Peru with the purpose of seeing the impressive Inti Raymi event, which takes place on 3 scenes staged in 3 different places. More than 3,600 tourists enjoyed the spectacular performance of Inti Raymi, also known as Sun Festival, from an area established by the Municipal Company of Festivities. …

eHeziSome 50,000 Tourists Gather For the Sun Festival at Cuzco In the Peruvian Andes

The Latest Politically Correct Toolbox Speaks to Religious Parity in Yonkers
By HEZI ARIS

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The Hezitorial Reality Of the Faithful A Dramatic Ploy Intentioned by Resolution Sponsor Yonkers City Councilmember Shanae Williams to Raise Her Name Recognition in Time to Peak for Her Midterm Re-Election Campaign Effort Should Proposal Be Adopted the Financial Bereft Yonkers Board of Education Would Suffer a Loss of $2.4 Million School Aid Funding YONKERS, NY —  June 25, 2018 …

eHeziThe Latest Politically Correct Toolbox Speaks to Religious Parity in Yonkers
By HEZI ARIS

St. Florian: The Healer Whose Intercession Is Invoked as a Powerful Protector from Fire or Water

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The St. Florian commemorated in the Roman Martyrology on the Feastday of May 4th, was an officer of the Roman army, who occupied a high administrative post in Noricum, now part of Austria, and who suffered death for the Faith in the days of Diocletian. His legendary “Acts” state that he gave himself up at Lorch to the soldiers of …

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Engel Demands Answers on Jewish Servicemembers’ Seemingly Denied Access to Worship

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NEW YORK, NY — May 1, 2018 — Today, Congressman Eliot L. Engel, Co-Chair of the Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, called for a swift investigation into reports that Jewish service members at Fort Campbell have been deprived of access to religious services. In a letter to Secretary of …

eHeziEngel Demands Answers on Jewish Servicemembers’ Seemingly Denied Access to Worship

The History of Israel Through the Eyes of a Tree
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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Seeing trees blossom and grow fruit in the Land of Israel as I leave my house every late winter and early spring morning makes me realize another way in which I am grateful to be able to live and raise my family here. When we built our house, it was important not only to plant trees, which Jews have done …

eHeziThe History of Israel Through the Eyes of a Tree
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

A Bulgarian Christian Visits Texas
By BOB WEIR

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Weir Only Human Over a month ago I met a very interesting man from Eastern Europe. My wife Annette and I were invited to a cocktail party in the elegant home of Brian and Veronica Birkenstock, in Frisco, Texas. Ms. Birkenstock was immersed in the March 6th primary for the Republican nomination for Congress in Texas’ 26th District. However, the …

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By BOB WEIR

Jizya, “Military Exemption,” and Murdered Christian Soldiers
By RAYMOND IBRAHIM

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. Coptic Solidarity One of the staples of the Islamic whitewashing industry is the claim that jizya—the extortion money subjugated Jews and Christians were required to pay (a la Koran 9:29)—actually “entitled them to Muslim protection from outside aggression and exempted them from military service,” to quote Georgetown University’s John Esposito. By this widely held logic, Muslim invaders did not …

eHeziJizya, “Military Exemption,” and Murdered Christian Soldiers
By RAYMOND IBRAHIM