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Better Without Religion?

I recently watched this video. It is a debate from 2007 about whether the world would be better off without religion. Those arguing that it would, made a constant effort to show the connection between violence, oppression and religious conviction. 258 more words

Truth

Prophets of Peace (June 29, 2014)

PROPHETS OF PEACE

A sermon preached by Randle R. (Rick) Mixon
First Baptist Church, Palo Alto, CA

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Texts: Jeremiah 28: (1-6) 5-9 (10-17) 2,052 more words

Pastor Rick

Romero Quote....

“When we struggle for human rights, for freedom, for dignity, when we feel that it is a ministry of the church to concern itself for those who are hungry, for those who have no schools, for those who are deprived, we are not departing from God’s promise. 45 more words

June 23, 2014 -- voz

Today’s scripture and an excerpt from it

Read Luke 11:37-46

One of the experts in the law answered him, “Teacher, when you say these things, you insult us also.” 387 more words

Pentecost

Thoughts on Vocations II: Images of the Priesthood

In my first post on vocations I suggested a different way to think about the crisis in priestly vocations:  reframe the numbers needed by localizing  to the level of individual parishes.  1,821 more words

David Cruz-Uribe

Blog - Day 3 June 12, 2014

by Marcos Navarro

Another great start of the day!  Had a great sleep!  Looking forward to today’s activities.

Our first stop was a visit to Fernando Llort’s “Arbol de Dios” gallery.  1,184 more words

Daily Riches: Faith (Nadia Bolz Weber, Romero, Tillich, Stott, Packer, Edman, Bounds, LLoyd-Jones, Yancey, Cook, Brueggemann, Merton, Willard)

“Catholic theologian James Allison about how we think faith is about striving – keeping parameters, calling people out for not having it right, spiritual practices, doctrinal purity… whatever – but that really faith is about relaxing. 356 more words

Thomas Merton