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After reading about Trump telling the Navy general Green not to take Gallagher’s Seal Trident, I thought I’d pose this question to the military members of Ricochet.  As Commander-In-Chief, does Trump have the right or ability to reinstate the ‘good’ high-ranking officers forced out by O? Would many answer his call, should he request they […]

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Quote of the Day: The Lord’s Prayer

 

“Give us this day our daily seal.” — Hans Egede’s translation of the Lord’s Prayer for Greenland aboriginal people.

Translating the Bible is difficult. Frankly, translating any work can be difficult. Different languages put more freight on certain words than others. It can be difficult to capture all of the metaphorical meanings of a given word or phrase when rendering it into another language. This becomes truer as the languages are further apart, coming from different language families. Moreso, when the language one is translating into, has no word for the word in the original language.

Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America applaud Pres. Trump for the quiet, dignified way he honored a fallen Navy SEAL on Wednesday.  They also slam GOP Sens. Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski for opposing Betsy DeVos to become the next Secretary of Education.  And they unload on the violent leftist protesters who wrought havoc at UC-Berkeley Wednesday night.