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Providence is Not Just
a City in Rhode Island

American Thinker, by Clarice Feldman

Original Article

Posted By:DW626, 7/27/2014 5:05:35 AM

Every now and then we are reminded by events that providence has saved our civilization from disaster. There was, for example, reminds my friend Narciso, the Bojinka plot In which Ramzi Yousef and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed planned to assassinate Pope John Paul II, bomb 11 passenger planes, and crash a plane into CIA headquarters. A chemical fire in one of the plotter’s kitchens disrupted those plans. (Khalid went on to commit other atrocities -- including planning 9/11 -- but providence cannot always protect us.) This week the Daily Mail reported that the underwear bomber failed in his mission

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: grampus, 7/27/2014 9:11:39 AM     (No. 9941838)

Clarice is right on target as usual.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Judy W., 7/27/2014 9:37:41 AM     (No. 9941865)

From the Pilgrims on, Americans have thanked Providence for our blessings. We haven´t heard that so much lately from our leaders and we´re plunging downward at a rapid rate. On the other hand, Israelis have become more religious in recent years, just as Europeans and Americans have become less so, and I believe God is blessing them for it.

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