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OMG and the Sacred Name of Being

Everything is something and therefore has a name. Even the total absence of anything has a name; we call it “nothing”. Since we can only know that which we encounter, the concept of nothing is ultimately unknowable to us, yet we have named it. 1,024 more words

Christianity

Xmas: Is It Taking Christ out of Christmas?

I remember my fourth grade teacher, Mrs. Potts, opening a vein when anyone wrote “Xmas” instead of “Christmas.”  She felt there was a war on Christmas  and that people who abbreviated the name of the holiday were trying to take Christ out of Christmas.  757 more words

Two New Books by Andrei Orlov

Andrei Orlov sent me materials concerning his two newest books.  He sure does publish quite a lot!  The first, by SUNY Press, is The Greatest Mirror: Heavenly Counterparts in the Jewish Pseudepigrapha… 285 more words

Watchtower July 2017 Study Review: Week of September 11-17

Reviewing the study article in the July 2017 Watchtower Study Edition, “Praise Jah! – Why?”  Topics discussed: the doctrine of justification, the Divine Name, and how Christians should self-identify. 19 more words

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