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China at the Pinnacle of the Buddhist World Today

Kalinga Seneviratne … at Baoji in China, in article entitled “China lays claim to leadership of the Buddhist World”

 A Group photograph of all participants at this Conference was taken at the world renowned and extraordinary Famen Temple, Shaanxi Province on the morning of October 16, 2014… 2,334 more words

World Events & Processes

Of prayers, threats and hypocrisy...

Do we not see it all the time? The pious comments, ‘I am praying for you.’

Dear Christian/Religious/Spiritual/fill in the blanks,

I have read your texts if you are a Christian (and you are the one who is more likely to say this), 1,009 more words


Evangelical Religiosity, Pentecostal Religiosity

‘….you cancel the word of God in order to hand down your own tradition…’ Mark 7:13Sadly, this exactly what we Christians do we when we falsely quote ‘judge not that you be not judge’ to counter almost every word of correction or challenge – our ‘must always be encouraging and nice’ is man-made not biblical…………………………


Muse: Are You In Love With The Idea of Jesus OR Jesus Himself?

{Disclaimer: This will not be a very eloquent, clear post. What I call a “muse” is when I’m writing in a style like I’m thinking out loud. 1,117 more words


Sales and Christianity Don't Mix

(I originally posted this to Facebook, but since my blog cried out for attention, I thought I’d repeat it here.)

So just about any time my wife posts a prayer request about our kids, she gets someone who direct-messages her, offering to sell her ‘essential oils’, magic vitamin supplements, or whatever snake oil is popular this month. 363 more words

Dewey, talking sense... and nonsense.

Dewey, J. (1897). My pedagogic creed. School journal, 54(3), 77–80.


“I believe that all education proceeds by the participation of the individual in the social consciousness of the race.

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Curriculum Theory

Einstein and religion

I cannot conceive of a personal God who would directly influence the actions of individuals, or would directly sit in judgment on creatures of his own creation.

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