Standard of Living

CUSTOMISABLE, MID-MODERN CENTURY-INSPIRED FURNITURE AND QUIRKY ACCESSORIES

What’s in store

Step back into the past with Standard of Living’s mid-century modern furniture, which is mostly upholstered in deep, autumnal shades with subtle textures. The 698sqf store is dominated by customisable sofas and armchairs — choose from a stylish array of fabrics from Jim Thompson as well as Guilford of Maine from the US. «We stock mainly two-and-a-half seater sofas because we think they are the most apartment-friendly, but you can also order other sizes in the same design,» says co-owner June Huang. Among the lovely accessories (think retro tableware and

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Lukashenko necessary contacts with the Vatican to improve style

"The authorities of Belarus and Lukashenko are interested in this, to show the world that they are open and able to cooperate. So makarom, on my eyes, Benedict XVI’s visit to happen. " By Tadeusz Gawin, reality has changed and the Kremlin’s position relative to the Vatican and the Russian Orthodox Church:"They are better than Benedict XVI, than to John Paul II. And maybe then, authorities Belarus and Lukashenko went to such contact with the Vatican, maybe it indicates, that Moscow would not oppose. " Emperor Gavin believes that since the Vatican has the authority and impact in the world,

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ROC clergy receive a blessing from the Pope

 

Vatican press office released an official video of the meeting of Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev), the head of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, with Pope Benedict XVI. After the ceremonial exchange of greetings and wishes of other interesting shots.

The clergy and laity — DECR staff members, in turn, take a blessing from the Pope. When one of them asks, "bless him» (bless me).

Such behavior, however, is clearly not troubled Metropolitan Hilarion. Adoption means the recognition of the blessings of

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Renunciation of Pope: Holy place is empty. For how long?

All world news discuss renunciation of Pope Benedict XVI. Many questions: what are the real motives behind his decision, who will succeed, as will be developed further the Roman Catholic Church?

A holy place is empty — still happens or not? Formally, of course, the Holy See continues to Benedict XVI. However, up to the minute known when Pope resigned. It will happen on February 28th at 23:00. Voluntarily. And, God willing, during the life of His Holiness. The case for the Catholic Church, if not unprecedented, then, at least, it is extremely rare. Last alive papacy pontiff left

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Pope Benedict XVI intends to renounce the papacy

The current pope, Benedict XVI intends to abdicate. It is passed several foreign news agencies. The details of this decision are still unknown. According to some reports, the pontiff announced its decision on one of the church's activities, and even named the date — February 28. Nothing like this in modern history has ever had. Also reported that the head of the Roman Catholic Church health problems

 

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Pope Benedict XVI abdicated because of health problems

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Pope Benedict XVI goes to ostavku because of health problems. Pope Benedict XVI plans to abdicate. This is reported by Italian media. According to them, the statement about the imminent resignation of 85-year-old pontiff made in Latin during one of the church's activities with the Cardinals in the Vatican. How to inform the agency Ansa, Benedict XVI has decided to abdicate on 28 February. At this step the pope decided because of health problems. Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi later confirmed this information. According to him, the Pope is going to abdicate February 28 at 20:00 pm

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Fulfilled a prophecy of the end of the world after the departure of Benedict XVI?

February 11, 2013 19:39

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Pope may be African: after it has come to an end.

In the XII century saint described in one sentence rule each of the 112 popes from Celestine II and up to the Second Coming.

Following the Pope Benedict XVI should be the last pope before the end of the world. This is evidenced by the prophecy of St. Malachy. In the XII century saint described in one sentence rule each of the 112 popes from Celestine II (elected in 1143) and up to the Second Coming. According to the most common

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Lightning struck the Cathedral of St. Peter in the Vatican with Pope abdication. Video

The Vatican news of the imminent abdication current Pope Benedict XVI marked the mysterious natural phenomenon. Local residents confirmed that on February 11, shortly after the Pope's statement about the impending retirement, played out in a thunderstorm. During bad weather struck by lightning in the Basilica of St. Peter, reports BBC News.

Some of the believers saw in God's sign of lightning. The news that Benedict XVI is going to leave the Holy See, has caused excitement among Catholics. Some speculate that the reason for the split will be the renunciation of the church, as it was 600 years

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Relatives of prisoners appeal to Benedict XVI

Society The initiative of relatives of political prisoners "Liberation" addressed to Pope Benedict XVI to support the prayer of the innocent citizens who are in prison, and help release them from prison.

The appeal says that the night of December 19 and 20 was for Belarusians "one of the most scary moments in recent history. "

"In protest against election fraud, the streets of the Belarusian capital left over 50,000 people, but authorities took unprecedented brutality of the repression, trying to hold on to power at any cost. For one night after the election wasand beaten and arrested

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Even today, November 24

Society Blitz review of events and those in Belarus, a world history.

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Cloudy afternoon, evening and night — rain and snow, the temperature 0 — 3 C 

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Minsk, at the Government House will be a meeting of the organizing committee Belarusian People's Assembly. Starts at 10:00

Minsk, the opposition organized on October Square in action "Get out!".

Some opposition leaders have already confirmed their willingness to take to the streets to meet with voters. It is expected that this event will be a rehearsal for the event, which may be held on December 19.

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