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Thus Spoke the Lord: “Don’t be a Dick”

Considering the nature of Christianity, there are bound to be problems.  I mean, you take a scumbag off the street, tell them that through Jesus they can go to heaven (and experience a new life in the Lord) and then expect them to magically fit in with the rest of the body of Christ.  1,614 more words


Leviticus 18

God is such a prude! He even tells the Israelites who, or what, they can and can’t have sex with! And why would he do this? 441 more words

The Bible

The Role of Love in Teaching

This is not meant to be a spoiler, nor is it meant to be taken out of context. In the final chapter of Building a Better Teacher… 1,231 more words


Advanced Instruction in Healing(2/5)

1959 New York Closed Class

Tape 293 Side 1

Advanced Instruction In Healing

By Joel Goldsmith

Part 2 of 5


        Now, all religions, every religion on the face of the globe has made itself impotent because it has accepted God and devil as being opponents or opposites, as warring with each other, which never has been true, which isn’t true now and never will be. 1,145 more words


A Bigger Mess than the Slaughter

What was tugging at my heart last week as I read about the ritual slaughter of lambs?  Why did it seem so much easier to give one’s best to God when all it took was surveying the flock and taking the best one to the Temple? 63 more words

Personal Growth

Leviticus 17

We learn something very important in this chapter about the importance of blood in God’s economy of redemption. First it looks like the Israelites were making sacrifices at places other then the Tent of Meeting, mainly to sacrifice to other idols. 254 more words


10th Sunday After Pentecost, August 17, 2014

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year A)

Scripture Readings*: Genesis 45:1-15, Psalm 133, Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32, Matthew 15: (10-20), 21-28

Genesis 45:1-15

Joseph’s dealings with his brothers were not motivated by his desire for vengeance. 429 more words

Year A