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With those eyes that probed the darkness of the bowels of the earth, Your friend, Lazarus, had come back from the tomb after living in two different worlds. 311 more words

On the Road to Emmaus

Today’s Daily Readings

The Lord’s compassionate concern for his disciples is present throughout this week’s readings. His approach is gentle. Jesus understands that his sudden appearance could be overwhelming for some. 355 more words


Put Down the Missalette Already!

Come and gaze upon this marvelous feat:
the woman conceives through the hearing of her ears!
~ Athanasius of Alexandria

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From God-Haunted Lunatic

Put Down the Missalette Already!

Songwriters put notes on paper.
That’s not music. You make the music.
~ Guitarist Tommy Tedesco of The Wrecking Crew

Let’s say dreams come true, and I get to see Van Morrison…

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Someone once said “Ogres are like onions, they have layers.” It’s one the great kid movies. Shrek the Ogre, saves the day and goes on a voyage of self discovery at the same time. 509 more words

Athanasius: Church Father and Wrestling Fan

The passion and toughness of Athanasius is unmistakable.  Athanasius (293-373 A.D.) is primarly known for taking a stand against Arianism, the heresy that threatened the course of the Christian faith by insisting that Christ was the highest of the created beings, but not in essence of divine nature.   459 more words

Theology And Wrestling

Virtue and biblical interpretation

“But for searching and right understanding of the Scriptures there is need of a good life and a pure soul, and for Christian virtue to guide the mind to grasp, so far as human nature can, the truth concerning God the Word. 23 more words