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Making a faith/non faith shabbat

Y and I have been talking about blending our shabbat ritual for quite a quite but haven’t quite got round to it. At the end of the week we’re usually too tired and end up using the same version. 331 more words

Jewish

Religious Holidays 2015

Religious Holidays 2015: An Interfaith Calendar (Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim And More) (PHOTOS)

We live in a beautiful, diverse world, and almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere.  138 more words

The Intro

Have you seen the movie ‘August: Osage County’?  If you have, you’re familiar with the main female characters (Julia Roberts and Meryl Streep).  They portray a mother and daughter with a troubled, dysfunctional relationship.   302 more words

Family

Look No Further Than This

Yesterday was “Muslim Day” at the State Capital. Hundreds of Muslims gathered peacefully and exercised their constitutional right of speech and assembly. But, right in the middle of their peaceful gathering, this happened: 270 more words

Angels And Pins

Life is Relationship

“Love one another by recognizing that at the heart of each person the same God resides. These words reveal themselves as the essential structural basis of what we call progress and evolution. 125 more words

Spirituality

Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence - Karen Armstrong

Since 911, the rhetoric has been dialled up to piercing levels when it comes to the relationship between religion and violence. The constant noise has numbed us to the realities of history as many of us accept the judgments of the endless cacophony of popular voices proclaiming that violence is a natural consequence of religion. 154 more words

Progressive Christianity