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In the Shadow of Empire.

I just finished reading this book,In the Shadow of Empire, by Richard Horsley, and intend to re-read it AND buy a paper copy… 37 more words

Non-fiction

Islam - Submission to the Will of God

“There is no God but Allah; Muhammad is the messenger of Allah.” -The Shahadah

The youngest of the world’s major religions is Islam. It is also one of the the largest, with more than 1 billion adherents. 5,078 more words

Culture

The Spiritual Dimension: Toward A Progressive Unifying Vision.

Posted on October 21, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

Rabbi Michael Lerner, Sister Joan Chittister and Dr. Cornel West co-founded the Network of Spiritual Progressives. Michael Lerner likes to point out that Dr. 668 more words

Earth Matters

Christianity and Islam: The Question of Reconciliation - Comparative Religion - Reading Islam - OnIslam.net

By the word “reconciliation,” people usually mean some sort of adjustment and accommodation between two contending parties.

It is expected of both parties to concede and give up some of their initial claims to enable them to meet in the middle for the sake of peace. 185 more words

Christianity

Houston Feels the Pressure After Subpoena Response | Gleanings | ChristianityToday.com

Update (Oct. 17): New subpoenas issued Friday by the City of Houston do not ask pastors for sermon notes, instead limiting their request to instructions regarding a petition to repeal the city’s equal rights ordinance. 256 more words

USA News

ISIS 'Declares War on Christians' - Middle East - News - Arutz Sheva

Islamic State (ISIS) has published a new edition of the propaganda booklet Dabiq, which is again signaling its primary enemy – Christianity.

On the cover page of the booklet is a photo of the Vatican bearing the ISIS flag, along with the terror group’s desires to conquer Rome and “break the cross.” 324 more words

Christianity

A God Who Delights in Mercy...Like You

Hello everyone, how are you doing on this blustery fall evening?  Hope all is well with you…

So, this is my 100th blog and as I write this, I am reflecting on a final paper on the prophet Micah that I just wrote for my prophets class… 374 more words

Casting Vision