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This is Classic NT Wright !

If you have any doubt that some major theological themes need reworking in our time, read NT Wright’s Justification. It’s an incredibly enjoyable read, and well done. 370 more words

Christian Doctrine

I Am A Cosmic Course Correction

It happens once in a long while, maybe in the steel hush of a winter morning or the live buzz of a summer night. It happens a few times in a generation, a realignment, pieces clicking into place. 159 more words

To Save the World

Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer

The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,

Or to take arms against a sea of troubles,

And by opposing, end them.

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Repair the World

With the Jewish High Holy Holidays having just passed us, I was recently reminded of a Hebrew saying that I love: tikkun olam, which in English means… 493 more words

Corn you believe it's only been two days??

Greetings family!

I write you from a very special co-op house in Boulder, Colorado. Though only four of us are Couchsurfing (and there are many couches), six of us chose to sleep on the floor in a puddle of love. 945 more words

"Shabbat Shalom" Reform Judaism and Progressive Christianity #UMC

I was delighted when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” (Psalm 122, NKJV)

And so I was. Last week, I was in New York City enjoying a mini-reunion with a couple of people who had attended Rice University the same time as I. 1,596 more words

Church

Kohenet: The Revival of the Sacred Feminine

Few things about my life after October are certain. The strongest knowing I have about the next stage of my life is that it will include my continued training as a Kohenet, a Jewish Priestess. 176 more words