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Pagans, Quantum Physics and Rationality

In my experience, Pagans are amazing at skepticism, logic and rational argument – when it comes to other people’s religious or spiritual beliefs. Most Pagans that I know could tell you a lot about how Jesus is not the only dying-and-rising god that ancient societies ever thought of, or how Christmas was influenced by pre-Christian pagan traditions. 1,371 more words

Beliefs

Virtues of Friday

بـسـم الله والحـمـد لله والـصلاة والـسـلام عــلى رسـول الله ، وبـعـد

Friday has many distinguishing features and virtues that Allaah has bestowed upon this day and not others. 1,383 more words

Ibn Qayyim

Polly the Sensible, and a Map for the Journey

“Stop,” said Polly. “Aren’t we going to mark this pool?”
They stared at each other and turned quite white as they realised the dreadful thing that Digory had just been going to do.
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Spirituality

Book Review and Giveaway: Seven Saints for Seven Virtues

Hot off the presses from Franciscan Media’s Servant Books, here’s Catholic blogger Jean Heimann’s Seven Saints for Seven Virtues! And you can WIN a copy right here! 573 more words

Book Review

Virtues: Courage

From the DP:

“The ability to act appropriately in the face of danger.”

I don’t like this definition of courage because of the overdone and sensationalized version of danger I think it’s referring to.

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Virtues: Vision

From the DP:

The ability to broaden one’s perspective to have a greater understanding of our place/role in the cosmos, relating to the past, present, and future…

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