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Good News - The Christmas Tree

Last week, I talked about our strange obsession with holiday traditions and about how some of them, like the Christmas tree, don’t really make a whole lot of sense when you stop to think about it. 612 more words


Jack Barrett went to Quetta

It’s strange how sometimes we (that is to say, I – but I doubt that you’re any different) only want to read something new and contemporary while at other times we go back to what I suppose is the mental comfort food of books we have loved in the past. 587 more words


Women in the Linage of Jesus Christ

Today I’m thinking about the women in the linage of Jesus Christ.

Tamar (Genesis 38) disguised herself as a harlot and seduced Judah. Through him, she became the mother of Perez. 200 more words

16 december

gårDagens kvinna: Bathsheba

Känd från Bibeln. Kung David smygtittade från sin balkong när hon badade och blev så förtjust att han kallade på henne och gjorde henne med barn. 430 more words


The "Rape" of Bathseba aka Hypergamy in the Bible

Here’s a link to a blog post written by a feminist who believes that that David raped Bathsheba. While reading it, the first thing I thought was “this author is probably a feminist”; lo and behold, when I read the mini biography she provided, she stated that she is interested in “queer, feminist/womanist, and liberation theologies”. 926 more words

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Barbados! Part 1

Getting there: Air Canada on points. We kind of randomly decided on this trip – we had some points from a cancelled ticket that we had to use up or lose, so when I was playing around in June to see where we could go, lo and behold, Barbados came up. 1,711 more words


David and Bathsheba - Great Stories of the Holy Bible

 2 Samuel 11

David Commits Adultery with Bathsheba

1 In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab with his officers and all Israel with him; they ravaged the Ammonites, and besieged Rabbah.

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