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Handel’s Messiah: A Bird’s-eye View

Making of a Cultural Classic 277 years ago, a prodigious German composer resident in England and writing in Dublin wrote a work in two weeks’ white heat of inspiration Dublin which has gained something approaching immortality in the pantheon of Western Music.  The man was Georg Friedrich Händel, and the work was The Messiah. Year after year,… Keep Reading

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Revelation 19: Threefold Hallelujah Over Babylon’s Fall; The Heavenly Warrior Defeats the Beast

Threefold Hallelujah Over Babylon’s Fall 1 After this, I heard what sounded like the roar of a great multitude in heaven shouting: “Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God, 2 for true and just are his judgments. He has condemned the great prostitute who corrupted the earth by her adulteries. He has… Keep Reading

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Revelation 18: Lament Over Fallen Babylon; Warning to Escape Babylon’s Judgment; Threefold Woe Over Babylon’s Fall; The Finality of Babylon’s Doom

Lament Over Fallen Babylon 1 After this, I saw another angel coming down from heaven. He had great authority, and the earth was illuminated by his splendor. 2 With a mighty voice he shouted: “ ‘Fallen! Fallen is Babylon the Great!’She has become a dwelling for demons and a haunt for every impure spirit, a… Keep Reading

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