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The Best Easter Egg Ever

There’s a scar on my left index finger. A visible reminder of that moment when I was twelve and accidentally closed my father’s jack knife over that finger’s middle knuckle. 444 more words

Theology

Signs of Life From Another World: An Easter Story

           ON GOOD FRIDAY, THE DAY WE REMEMBER CHRIST’S CRUCIFIXION, the Wall Street Journal carried the NASA story about the discovery of yet another “exoplanet”—a planet orbiting a star outside our own solar system—about 459 light years from Earth. 997 more words

Theology

Ukrainian Jewish Synagogue Fire-Bombed, (Jewish Press)

http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/ukrainian-synagogue-firebombed-video/2014/04/20/

As we Christians were enjoying Easter Eve, someone (several it appears) have fire-bombed a Ukrainian Jewish Synagogue!  Pure hate and just hatred…Evil!

Christology

Are we really that insignificant?

It is often stated that in comparison to the sheer magnitude of the universe’s size, our lives and problems and ultimately our existence is meaningless and tiny. 152 more words

Philosophy

Why Sunday Is So Glorious: Five Resurrection Realities (Part 5/5)

Resurrection Reality #5: Believers Are to Be Envied

Paul writes, “If Christ has not been raised…If in Christ we have hope in this life only, we are of all people most to be pitied.” After hearing the account of John and Betty Stam do you see what Paul is meaning here? 748 more words

God

The Radical Theology Lectionary: Easter Sunday

Text: John 20:1-18

Interpretation:

“The reality is that we don’t know exactly what historically happened on that first Easter Sunday morning, and if we do take a historical position we just create an argument.

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Theology