My name is Amanda and I am a working mom of 2 boys. I’m sharing my story of birth and motherhood for anyone who is interested. 14 more words
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Mayor Bill de Blasio defended his administration’s new arrangement with the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community over the controversial practice of metzitzah b’peh, in which a rabbi sucks the blood from a fresh circumcision wound with his mouth—a rite believed to carry the risk of potentially deadly herpes symplex 1 virus infection. 534 more words
Regular thoughts on the oft-neglected Old Testament Lectionary passages.
As we move to the second Sunday of Lent we have for our OT reading the second of God’s covenants, this time with Abraham. 624 more words