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Pieper Paper

I posted this picture, and several people have asked me if they could read the paper for which I was referencing these books. With the caveat that I might have to take it down later because I don’t know what my professional future might hold etc. 42 more words

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A Scholar's Atheist

“I was at this time living, like so many atheists…in a whirl of contradictions.  I maintained that God did NOT exist.  I was very angry with God for NOT existing.   1,365 more words

Faith

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: What! You too? I thought I was the only one.

– CS Lewis

Quote

A memory of my father

I am so embarrassed about this memory that I do not want to tell you it. Therefore, it will be worthwhile telling you. Empowering or something. 593 more words

Being Human

Too Easily Pleased

Inside the front cover of my bible are quotes and scriptures that have pierced my hear in some way over the years. 1,245 more words

The Abolition of Man

As spending too much time on social media, or worse, clicking back and forth between sites for an elusive dopamine hit- has anyone liked my comment in The Guardian?- makes presence, stillness or spiritual awareness less likely, yesterday I decided to put my computer away all afternoon, and almost succeeded. 791 more words

Spirituality

Childish Things

“Critics who treat adult as a term of approval, instead of as a merely descriptive term, cannot be adult themselves. To be concerned about being grown up, to admire the grown up because it is grown up, to blush at the suspicion of being childish; these things are the marks of childhood and adolescence. 115 more words

Eccentric