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Come Now to the Reservations

We crawl-cross thru mountain passes, the journey hard and long,

Even for the strong; forced from hearth and home our tome is sad;

We’re making this journey, taking very little, sacks on our backs; 112 more words


Statement by Bishop Paul Colton ~ Closure of Cork Synagogue

Statement by Bishop Paul Colton

in response to the closure of

The Synagogue in Cork

The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Church of Ireland Bishop of Cork has made the following statement in response to the news of the closure of the Synagogue in Cork: 378 more words


The Value of a Life

Trigger Warning: the link below is a Coroner’s Report for a deceased woman who died after sustaining injuries during a rape. It is very detailed. I advise young people to skip this post or at least do not read the report. 192 more words

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So many outlets, so little time!

…or, why this blog isn’t more regularly updated

Followers of this blog may have been wondering for some time where it’s author has got herself to. 232 more words


The Symposium at Purdue University

Just a quick note that I will be speaking at Purdue University on Friday, Feb 5, at 7 pm on the topic, “How Badly Has the Bible Been Corrupted?” Here’s the link: http://www.symposiachristi.com… 39 more words

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A Tradition Tainted

“In the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit”  -the Sign of the Cross

Traditionally, in the modern monotheistic religions, such as the Abrahamic religions, God is considered gender-less, yet often the pronouns associated with God are male oriented.   300 more words

Study Of Spirituality


Abdwahab Adeyinka Sharafdeen

In his inaugural address, President Obama reached out to the Muslim world by saying that he seeks a new way forward “based on mutual interest and mutual respect”. 692 more words

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