Grace And Sin

Final EssaysJoe PadykulaSister SundermanTH 100 BDecember 14, 2000GraceIn order to completely understand the theology of graceyou have to take a look at Augustine, Aquinas, Luther,Rahner, Segundo, and Boff, and how they understood whatgrace was. Their theories on grace have some valid pointsand yet they also have some invalid points. Augustine took a personal approach to […]

Beginnings of the stock market

At the tail end of the 19th century, boasting a list of business contacts made reporting on gold and silver prospecting in a Colorado mining town called Leadville, Charles Dow left the frontier for the nation’s financial hub, New York City. He found a job at the Kiernan News Agency, a service that distributed handwritten […]

Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast Cancer TreatmentOnly lung cancer kills more women each year in the United States thanbreast cancer does. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that over184,000 new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women in 1996 (ACS Breast). Although these statistics are alarming, there are a number of treatment optionsavailable for those that are diagnosed […]

The Greeks Vs. Their Gods In Hippolytus

The play Hippolytus by the Greek playwright Euripides is one whichexplores classical Greek religion. Throughout the play, the influenceof the gods on the actions of the characters is evident, especially whenAphrodite affects the actions of Phaedra. Also central to the plot isthe god-god interactions between Artemis and Aphrodite. In this essay,I hope to provide answers […]

Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein was born in Lawrence, just north of Boston, on Sunday, August 25, 1918. Bernstein was named Louis at birth, after his mother’s grandfather, but at the age of sixteen he had it formally changed to Leonard, or Lenny. As a child, Bernstein was sick very often with asthma and hay fever. Perhaps due […]

Standardization of the English Language

Standardization of the English LanguageThere are several important events before 1500 that when listed together show aseries of steps in the struggle for English language supremacy. These steps aremainly governmental, legal and official events that pushed English usage. In1356 The Sheriff’s Court in London and Middlesex were conducted in English forthe first time. When Parliament […]

Dogs

TopAs the “Top Dog” here at the Retriever Barn I am not only an authorityon hunting but also I thoroughly understand the problems you humans have. Youknow, all my children and I want to do is get a retrieve in now and then. We getreal tired of showing up day after day during hunting season […]

Of Mice And Men

Salinas Valley, California during the Great Depression in the 1930s. Lennie Small and his friend, George Milton, were forced to leave their homes because Lennie was accused of raping a girl from another town. The book begins with the two of them hiding from the angry townspeople. Lennie had a tendency to kill small, soft […]

ARSON PROBLEMS

U.S. FIRE ADMINISTRATION COMBATS NATION’SARSON PROBLEMArson Awareness Week Targets Juvenile FiresettingWASHINGTON (FEMA) — Everyday brings news of a serious national problem – arson. Thisyear, Arson Awareness Week, May 5-12, focuses on juvenile firesetting because young peoplecurrently represent about 55 percent of arson arrests, according to the U.S. Fire Administration(USFA), a part of the Federal Emergency […]