It has pleased Our Lady and my patron saint to bless the pittance to which I restrain myself, even as the pulse and water was blessed to the children Shadrach, Meshech
, and Abednego, who drank the same rather than defile themselves with the wine and meats which were appointed them by the King of the Saracens.
Salisbury ABC's Gerrard Carroll (60kg) won his semi-final bout against Meshech
Russell of Golden Gloves while Jake Cotsopoulos (64kg) set up a final date with Courtney Chadwick by beating Wallasey's Justin Beacall.
One of the Cappadocian tribes he mentions is the Moschoi, associated by Flavius Josephus with the biblical figure Meshech
, son of Japheth: "and the Mosocheni were founded by Mosoch; now they are Cappadocians".
Although 42kg competitor Andrew Cain lost a cracking bout to West Ham's Patrick Ellis 19-10, clubmates Scott Rankin (38kg) and Meshech
Russell (52kg) marched to victory.
Everton Red Triangle will hope to make it a hat-trick of wins as Scott Rankin, Andrew Cain and Meshech
Russell bid for national victory.
Sunday sees a trio of Class Three interests from the Everton Red Triangle where Scott Rankin (38kg) takes on Reece Kelly (Faversham); Andrew Cain (42kg) faces Patrick Ellis (West Ham) and Meshech
Russell (452kg) boxes Bradley Barclay (Romford).
Class 4 Born 1996 3 X 2 Min Rounds: 46kg: Danny Clitheroe (Preston & Fulwood) v Ryan Briscoe (Everton Red Triangle) 48kg: Muhammad Ali (Bury) v Andrew Cain (Everton Red Triangle) 50kg: Shabaz Masoud (Dynamics) v Ray Hampson (Birkenhead Venture) 52kg: Wesley Sykes (Capitol) v Peter McGrail (Everton Red Triangle) 54kg: John Ruddick (Birtley) v Meshech
Russell (Everton Red Triangle) 57kg: Sahir Iqbal (Bury) v Louis Dobson (Everton Red Triangle) 63kg: Reuben Arrowsmith (Kings Heath) v Callum Moon (Everton Red Triangle).
Sixteen bouts have been pencilled in with Meshech
Russell, Ryan Mulcahy and Kayleigh Hayes are to feature.
The talented Meshech
Russell and Scott Rankin triumphed in the Royal Navy Schoolboy Championships whilst Andrew Cain had to settled for silver.
Radak notes that for the sake of brevity, in I Chronicles 1:17, four of the grandsons of Shem; Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech
, are listed as if they were his sons.
Ezekiel chapters 38 and 39 were called 'The Russian Chapter of Ezekiel' nearly 150 years ago, ever since research revealed the descendants of Magog Meshech
and Tubal could be traced as having settled where Russia now is.
CLASSIC: The Bluecoat was opened after a pounds 12m refurbishment, while X Factor Leon performed at the ECHO arena, the Chinese State Circus performed in the big tent at Sefton Park and former world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield met youngsters including Meshech
Russeool, 11, at Central Library as part of World Book Day COC: mb070408bluecoat/jr040308xfactor/jr200308circus/mb060308holyfield