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The "three estates" and the "common order of Christian love"

Here’s another abandoned post I found in my drafts folder. As I recall – a little vaguely, since it was back in August 2012 that I wrote this – I hit a wall with the final sentence.
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Mormon Definitions: KJV #Mormons

“We do believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated corectly. Meaning no revised and reedeted versions. Though revelation form the prophet Joseph Smith we believe the king james version of the bible to be the most correct bible on the eath today.

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From the drafts folder: Terry Eagleton on Thomas Aquinas

As I’ve said before, Terry Eagleton seems to have a better understanding of theology than many Christians. He also has an affinity with Dominicans that is as strong as his aversion to the “New Atheists”. 837 more words



Casablanca! I eagerly looked forward to experiencing my first impressions of the north African country of Morocco. What was I expecting? Not what I saw anyway. 687 more words


Forgotten Freedom

An All Too Familiar Tale

Despair, that is where it always ends right? Feelings of hopelessness, anger, and even defeat over what you have just done, flood what seems like the whole of your existence. 717 more words

Sexual assault and the Imago Dei | ERLC.com

About a month ago, I put a pot of water to boil on the stove and, while waiting, opened Facebook. As I scrolled, I saw the same article posted by friend after friend, and the headline screamed out below each one: “A Rape on Campus” and then, to my shock, “at UVA”. 79 more words

The Gospel Centered Woman | The Gospel Centered Woman

The Gospel Centered Woman: Understanding Biblical Womanhood through the Lens of the Gospel

Two thumbs up. Author and blogger Wendy Alsup has done what many others have overlooked. 145 more words