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Ken's on Vacation (but there'll be other's posting)

I will be away until mid-August for vacation. But I will not leave you postless. Curtis Farr will continue his weekly midrash, and you may see others as well. 9 more words

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Why I Think the Word “Heretic” Should Take an Extended Vacation

by Ken Howard

Lord Sandwich: 

“I have heard frequent use of the words Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy: but I confess myself at a loss know precisely what they mean.”

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HWHM to merge with Paradoxical Thoughts blog in September

The Holy Women, Holy Men blog began as an experiment a little over a year ago, to explore whether there was interest in daily illuminations of the saints depicted in the… 145 more words

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Nothing Separates Us

By The Rev’d Curtis Farr

“…neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor rules, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.” 

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Trying to explain the kingdom

By The Rev’d Curtis Farr

Proper 11

I feel really bad for Jesus sometimes. He spent so much energy delivering clever, practical, wonderful illustrations in order to describe the kingdom of heaven. 714 more words

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Tricksters

By The Rev’d Curtis Farr

Proper 10

What do you do if you don’t hold the power in a given situation. If you’re on the receiving end of oppression, bullying, or anything in between, how do you respond in a way that is neither passive nor brutally forceful? 374 more words

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