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October 13th, Vampiric Knights-Templar and Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin gazed down at the document in front of him.

As he did so, the Russian leader was gripped with a profound metaphysical question. 268 more words

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A Monk's Chronicle: 28 March MMXVI -- Christ is Truly Risen: What Now?

Christ is Truly Risen.  What Now?

We can only hope that for most Christians around the world Easter services were a truly moving experience.  At Saint John’s a familiar set of rituals carried us through Holy Week and into Easter, but that familiarity also provided moments of insight.   1,206 more words

A Monk's Chronicle: 21 March MMXVI -- Is There a Merciful God?

Is There a Merciful God?

Nearly a year ago the members of the Order of Malta in Seattle invited me to give a day of reflection, on the theme of the “year of mercy” that had been proclaimed by Pope Francis.   1,165 more words