Can you spell Poetic Justice?

We may never know what this little guy did to deserve a knock out blow with a ham shank, but we do know it came swiftly and unexpectedly.

Holy Smoke is a Blog preparing the reader for a fascinating crime story ! I will introduce the cast of characters in this historic "Who Dun It" by, then as Isaiah's words begin to unfold in the complimentary book "Reading Isiah's Mind" we'll come to know the who, what, where, when and how of what can easily be titled "The Greatest Crime Story Ever Told."

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Navin R. Johnson

About the Author

Unlike “Navin R. Johnson”, Steve Martin’s moronic characterization in the 1979 comedy film “The Jerk” , I was not born a “poor black child”. I arrived in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on the 18th of October in 1946 - the firstborn of European immigrant offspring. My father’s parents were Irish and my mother’s parents were Sicilian. Although I was born in New England and could characterize myself as “a Yankee”, the Lion’s share of my cultural identity rests in background of the people who had a hand in raising me. What I know about the warmth and affection among extended family members, I learned from my mother’s Sicilian people. My incisive wit is… brought to you by the makers of …my father’s Irish people.

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Reading Isaiah’s Mind Chapter Thirty-Seven Verses 1 -12**

Jerusalem’s Deliverance Foretold 1. When Judah’s King (top-Priority; imperative; first concern; supreme rule) Hezekiah (“A close relationship with God”) was challenged (confronted) by what was spoken (said), he repented of (turned from) his treachery  (disloyalty; betrayal; infidelity) regarding Jehovah, as a token (sign; visible representation;  demonstration) of mourning and humiliation, he led (motivated; moved; stimulated interest in) every Israelite (rank and file Mormon)  to put-on (cover-themselves; wrap-themselves-in; surround-themselves-in; […]

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Reading Isaiah’s Mind Chapter Thirty Six verses 12 – 22**

12. So,  all the Chief-Field Commanders (Mormon Stake Presidents; Mormon Bishops) replied,  “Well, Of course, Isaiah’s indictment (formal list of criminal charges) has to refer to Israel’s foundation (basis; justification; legal-grounds) and Let’s face it ………Israel’s people themselves,  because Our-Master (“The happiest man on Earth”; the most open and unwary soul alive”* Latter-Day Mormon Prophet, Russell M. Nelson;  The president of the Church of Jesus Christ of […]

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Reading Isaiah’s Mind Chapter Thirty-Six verses 1 – 11**

Sennacherib Threatens Jerusalem  1. Now (today; ths moment in time; nowadays; these latter-days) offers them the Arabu : (Hebrew: meaning four, (“door”; door of opportunity; occasion; possibility; invitation;  chance) Yod (to overthrow; unseat; displace; oust; depose; topple; dethrone) the reign (prevailing-mindset: supreme rule) of  Hezekiah   (“a close-bond with Jehovah”).     ***************** Sennacherib (“Sweep-everyone-away to get rid of enemies”) reigns supreme among those who love (support; […]

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