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Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: September 9, 2019

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: September 9, 2019

by · September 9, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Photos
Profile America: 1970 Census

Profile America: 1970 Census

Monday, September 9th. The national census next April will be the 24th time this once-a-decade count has been conducted since 1790. The 19th census in 1970 profiled a nation in political and military turmoil. There were more than 203 million […]

by · September 9, 2019 · History, Profile America
Matters of Faith: The Encourager and the Encouragement

Matters of Faith: The Encourager and the Encouragement

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the LORD your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.” […]

by · September 8, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Profile America: National Rice Month

Profile America: National Rice Month

Sunday, September 8th. To highlight its importance, both as a crop and as part of the changing American diet, this is National Rice Month. Globally, rice is the world’s most important cereal grain. Americans doubled their annual per capita consumption […]

Profile America: First Junior High School

Profile America: First Junior High School

Saturday, September 7th. Of the millions of students going to class in the new school year, many are attending junior high schools or middle schools. The first such school in the nation opened its doors on this date in 110 […]

by · September 7, 2019 · History, Profile America
Sal Conforto, publisher, The Bronx Chronicle

Editorial: Thank You American Veterans

A heartfelt thank you to all 54,246 American Veterans who gave up your lives and your future to make ours possible. South Koreans have taken your ultimate sacrifice and glorified it. They have built a nation founded on Democratic principles […]

by · September 4, 2019 · Editorials
China: A Realistic View

China: A Realistic View

A number of leading political figures have consistently downplayed both the economic and military threat from China. Democratic party presidential front-runner Joe Biden stated earlier this year, referring to China, “What are we worried about?” It was a follow-up to a comment […]

by · September 1, 2019 · Opinion, Vernuccio's View
Matters of Faith: If You Can Just Believe

Matters of Faith: If You Can Just Believe

By Reverend J. Loren Russell SCRIPTURE “Now as they went down the road, they came to some water. And the eunuch said, “See, here is water. What hinders me from being baptized?” Then Philip said, “If you believe with all […]

by · September 1, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Sal Conforto, publisher, The Bronx Chronicle

Editorial: New York City has a problem!

New York City has a problem! And it’s name is Bill de Blasio , formerly Warren Wilhelm Jr . He changed his name claiming his father was an absentee parent. The real reason was, his mother’s maiden name would better […]

by · August 27, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Editorials
Matters of Faith: A Little Time for The Lord

Matters of Faith: A Little Time for The Lord

By Reverend J. Loren Russell “When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was […]

by · August 25, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Palestinian Leadership Prevents Peace

Palestinian Leadership Prevents Peace

The Israeli-barred visit by two first term U.S. congresswomen, Freshmen Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN), the first Muslim women elected to Congress, has sparked increased debate over the Palestinian issue.  Talib and Omar, who are virulently anti-Israel, […]

by · August 24, 2019 · Vernuccio's View
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

“And when He had sent the multitudes away, He went up on the mountain by Himself to pray. Now when evening came, He was alone there.” Matthew 14:23 After feeding 5,000 men, not counting the women and children, Jesus took […]

by · August 24, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Korea, China Issues Loom Large at ASEAN Meeting

Korea, China Issues Loom Large at ASEAN Meeting

As the Indo-Pacific region continues to face crises, national governments recently met to discuss peaceful approaches. ASEAN, the ten-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (including Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) met […]

by · August 18, 2019 · Vernuccio's View
Matters of Faith: Don’t Ever Lose Your Faith

Matters of Faith: Don’t Ever Lose Your Faith

By Dr. Rev. J. Loren Russell “Have you not known? Have you not heard? The everlasting God, the LORD, The Creator of the ends of the earth, Neither faints nor is weary. His understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to […]

by · August 18, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Vernuccio’s View: Human Trafficking: 21st Century Slavery

Vernuccio’s View: Human Trafficking: 21st Century Slavery

Slavery is not relegated to the past, relegated to historical accounts of 18th Century sailing ships, or tales of the Roman Empire. The U.S. State Department has released its 2019 Report on Human Trafficking, the modern slave trade. The numbers […]

by · August 15, 2019 · Opinion, Vernuccio's View