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"Privilege and Purse Strings"

Jesus sat across from the collection box for the temple treasury and observed how the crowd gave their money. Many rich people were throwing in lots of money.

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Christ in my own backyard

“ Oh, my son Absalom! Oh, my son! My son Absalom! If only I had died instead of you! Oh, Absalom, my son! My son! ” 350 more words

Christ and the Khanda

How good and pleasant it is when brothers and sisters live together in peace!

 ~ Psalm 133:1

Although there are over 20 million Sikhs worldwide there are only about 500,000 in the United States. 443 more words

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself”

“Having eyes do you not see, and having ears do you not hear?
And do you not remember?”

~ Mark 8:18, RSV

Even people who known nothing else about Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States, have probably heard this quote from his inaugural address: “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” 492 more words

Christ in a crowded theater

I was going to avoid comment on the murders a few days ago at a theater in Aurora, Colorado, but I just can’t do it. The bloody ripples of the actions by James Eagan Holmes just keep on rolling. 611 more words

Fellow citizens

So now you are no longer strangers and aliens. Rather, you are
fellow citizens with God’s people, and you belong to God’s household.

~Ephesians 2:19, CEB… 414 more words

No guns

Then Jesus said to him, “Put your sword back into its place;
for all who take the sword will perish by the sword.”

~Matthew 26:52, NRSV… 481 more words