President Trump is moving toward his 2024 candidacy as per all indications from his enlightening address to the NC GOP on June 5, 2021. Considering this political vector as a distinct possibility: What is your electoral pleasure as an integral cog in this Representative Republic?
Anyone raised in the Baptist south surely has their favorite hymn. I had the good fortune to have both Baptist and Catholic influences represented in my family. My mom's Italian family was Catholic and my Dad's Irish protestant family were Baptist. I was raised in the Baptist church but often attended Mass during the family reunions which usually occurred during the Christmas season.
I'll start my contribution to this series with one of the most beautiful spiritual songs I have ever heard. A musical version of the Catholic Rosary.
Two versions are presented here; one instrumental and one with singing.
First is a classical Guitar version without words.
Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women,
and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus.
Holy Mary, Mother of God,
pray for us sinners,
now and in the hour of our death.
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Throughout history, several artists continue to change the world because of their unique approach, style, and beliefs. These are some of the artists that have influenced society today who challenged traditional concepts and urged us to continue redefining modern art.
For the few years that the Turnage Theater did operate as an ongoing concern, they did book at least one Christmas show each year. In 2009, they booked, and I did attend "Christmas the Cowboy Way, featuring the Riders in the Sky.
In the Age of Covid, the 2020 CMA awards finally were aired in empty music halls all around Nashville, which much of the music presented, representing this New Country genre served up within these empty spaces, actually deserved.
Joe Biden, the former US Senator from a three county state, and later the Vice President of these United States, picked as a human insurance policy, arguably to remove then president Barrack Hussein Obama from any threat of assassination, is a funny guy.