On his way to Jerusalem, Jesus broke out in lament for the prophets who had gone before him. The gospels depict a city and a religious establishment that was all too happy to welcome those who promised the renewal of their geopolitical fortunes, whose oracles foresaw their enemies’ demise. 658 more words
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Practicing Ahimsa is proving to be much more difficult than I’d originally thought (aka, this morning).
While I’ve made it through the first day without gossiping about people in my immediate world, I gossiped/shit-talked one celebrity, without even realizing it at the time. 291 more words
There has been a lot of commotion around here lately: a mass shooting at a military base in the capital, a government shut down over the selfish, panicky conservatives attempting to stall the universal healthcare law. 772 more words