Jewish date: 11 Tammuz 5772 (Parashath Balaq).
Today’s holidays: Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time (Roman Catholicism), Oh! Canada Day (B.C.) (Church of the SubGenius).
I would prefer not to post on this blog today. I recently finished reading The Golden Bough by Sir James George Frazer, and I still have to write up a review of this interesting work for my series on Neopaganism. However, José Luis de Jesús of Growing in Grace International Ministry, Inc., the man who thinks he is both Christ and Anti-Christ, predicted that the World would end yesterday, June 30, 2012. It should go without saying that he was wrong. I checked De Jesús’s official English site, and so far there does not seem to be any explanation of what went wrong or even so much as an “oops”. I expect that the popularly predicted end of the World on December 21 is going to turn out much the same…