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should we close the churches that aren't working?

I heard a minister who’s been ordained a lot longer than me, say recently that we should close the churches that ‘aren’t working’.

It was one of those moments when you feel like a rabbit caught in the headlights. 580 more words

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Trump’s Tergiversations on Charlottesville and Their Significance.

Like the Soviet Union of yore, contemporary America is in the grip of an ideology, a system of ideas not derived from any empirical study of the world around us, but which provides an account of the world, establishes an aim to be pursued and rules for pursuing it, and (most importantly) legitimates the power of some men over others. 334 more words

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Out of the Mouths of Babes & a Sign of the Times

There’s a lot in this story — Parents Frightened: Kindergartners ‘Crying, Shaking’ over Transgender Book Teacher Read.

“My daughter came home crying and shaking so afraid she could turn into a boy,” said one parent. 156 more words

Truer every day

An old post from two years ago. Gets truer every day.

A quote from Bernard Lonergan, SJ:

A civilization in decline digs its own grave with relentless consistency.

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