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Look to The Hill #2 – The East Window (Call to Arms)

There are 3 Stained Glass Windows in the Peace Tower of the Centre Block of the Parliament Buildings. They each have a different theme.  The artist, Frank J. Hollister, used Scripture verses and Biblical images to bring out the theme of each window.  The Scripture verses quoted throughout the Peace Tower are from the King… Continue reading Look to The Hill #2 – The East Window (Call to Arms)

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CHRISTIAN Legacy-25 Scriptures on Parliament Hill

The Centre Block of The Parliament Buildings Built By John A Pearson In many places, like legislatures and schools, the Bible is considered ‘hate literature’. Counseling someone to live up to the Biblical standards of gender identity as articulated in Scripture is now a criminal offense. The current political climate in Canada is VERY anti-Christian.… Continue reading CHRISTIAN Legacy-25 Scriptures on Parliament Hill

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Carved in Marble… Over the Door of the House of Commons

From Francis 1 (1515-1547) to Louis XIV (1638-1715)   Recently, just before the Centre Block was closed in January 2019 for 10 - 15 years, I took some photos with my phone; photos of carvings in the marble which abound in the Centre Block. I had long been curious about them, and because this building… Continue reading Carved in Marble… Over the Door of the House of Commons

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The Spiral

The heart of man plans his way,  but the Lord establishes his steps. Proverbs 16:9 The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the Lord upholdeth him with his hand. I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen… Continue reading The Spiral

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Seize the Day… Redeem the Time – for Parliament Hill Tours

But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. We are hard pressed on every side,but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed.  We always carry around in our body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may… Continue reading Seize the Day… Redeem the Time – for Parliament Hill Tours