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Finding What's Most Important

I despair for my involvement in humanity, religious and otherwise. I suppose it was predictable. In fact, a lot of people predicted it. I pretended that I could go it alone, but in the end, it wasn’t possible, let alone reasonable. 689 more words

Korach: In Pursuit of Peace

          The portion of Korach features the rebellion of Korach and his cohort against Moses and Aaron (Numbers 16). They complain that Moses and Aaron have unfairly usurped positions of power when in fact God has imbued all the congregation with holiness, and no individual should hold uneven sway over the others. 206 more words


2 Samuel Chapter 19

Joab was the captain of the armies of David. He had been serving in this capacity for quite some time at this point. He had seen to the death of Absalom, the son of David, who had made himself an enemy to the king. 2,776 more words

The Old Testament

22 June ― 18 Núr


Every eye, in this Day, should seek what will best promote the Cause of God. He, Who is the Eternal Truth, beareth Me witness! Nothing whatsoever can, in this Day, inflict a greater harm upon this Cause than dissension and strife, contention, estrangement and apathy, among the loved ones of God. 465 more words

Bahá'í Calligraphy


Without contention or without struggle or without movement one truly cannot achieve peace and through the peace achieve knowledge to be able to overcome and enter into understanding so that once in understanding thus to be formed in peace into the very knowledge done for or achieved for and once completely formed, present oneself with form so that that form be truly confirmed by those that wait for one. 591 more words


5 goalkeepers that will most likely be in contention for the Euros 2016 Golden Glove

The goal post s custodians have long been underrated and underappreciated in the round leather game. But without them, a team won t be what it is. 57 more words

5 strikers most likely in contention for the golden boot at the Euros 2016

The whole world can t wait for the countries Champions League to kick off on Friday as all 24 European nations take on one another in the 6-group tournament. 49 more words