April 28th, 2017

Life

Horoscopes

  • Horoscopes-Friday, March 24th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, March 24, 2017: This year you have no shortage of great ideas. As a result, many opportunities open up to you. You likely will be very busy. If you are single, you have almost too many choices of potential suitors. Look for someone who honors your boundaries, and make sure that [...] Read More »

    1 month ago
  • Horoscopes-Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, March 22, 2017: This year you make a profound change that could affect your status in the outside world. For some of you, this transformation is the result of a job change or a commitment to your community. Others prove beneficial for you, as they help you as much as they [...] Read More »

    1 month ago
  • Horoscopes-Thursday, March 9th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, March 9, 2017: This year you move to a new level of understanding when relating to different personalities. You learn to judge others less as you accept new ideas and different cultures. You relax with the moment and are more spontaneous. If you are single, try not to push someone to [...] Read More »

    2 months ago
  • Horoscopes-Thursday, February 9th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017: This year you often feel as if you are between a rock and hard place. You know what you feel, though there is a changeable quality to your feelings. Look at the long-term implications of your ideas, and think twice before taking a risk. If you are single, [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • Horoscopes-Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2016: This year you see the pros and cons of different situations more clearly. As a result, you make stronger decisions. The unexpected occurs. You also open up to new ideas. If you are single, a new type of person could enter your life and encourage you to embrace [...] Read More »

    3 months ago

Religion

  • Same mountain, different angles

    Viewpoints Second of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Some mountains have an average form, not clearly identifiable. Others are so unique and renowned that one can’t confuse them with any other. Cape Town’s Table Mountain – with its wide, flat centre, flanked by two peaks – belongs in the second category, I think. However, [...] Read More »

    6 days ago
  • Sikhs celebrate the birth of ‘Khalsa Panth’

    Special day is celebrated by Sikhs around the world Bal S. Boora April 13 is a very special day for the followers of the Sikh faith all around the world. On this day in 1699 the 10th Guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji, established the Khalsa Panth to free Indians from the clutches of foreign rulers. [...] Read More »

    6 days ago
  • Same tomb, different reactions

    Viewpoints First of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Although some media ridiculed the Trump camp for claiming to have “alternative facts,” those media should rethink the fact that humans don’t have all the facts. Both natural and social sciences develop all the time – discovering new facts every day. And research projects about the [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • Crucial, last-chance appointments

    Lent: The last campaign Last of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Jesus knew exactly when, where and how he would die, giving his life as ransom for sinners. He knew that this cosmic moment would happen within a few weeks. Near the Galilean border, 10 lepers pleaded for healing. He sent them to the [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Seeking God while He is near

    Lent: The last campaign Fifth of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Jesus illustrated deep truth with simple stories. He knew that a good story touches the heart and illuminates the mind. On his last tour, only weeks before his death in Jerusalem, he told several parables, treasures which Luke saved for us. With the [...] Read More »

    4 weeks ago