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With Death as an Advisor, Identity Dissolves

Thought, ideas, dogma, beliefs, identity––this more than anything––keep us trapped in a form. Anything that threatens that form seems like death to thought, to the mind, to the ego. 179 more words

Freedom

Awesome Stories 337

This week Awesome Stories brings you connections, meaning from death, love, and moving beyond poverty.

You Matter

We have the power to make a difference, by interacting with people in a deeply personal way.

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Awesome Stories

Dialysis and Faith

After receiving a request from my father to write a short article about dialysis and faith and how they both affect those dealing with kidney disease.  1,854 more words

Feast of Saint Lawrence (10 Aug 2017)

Back in the days when Latin was the working language of the Church there were two phrases that were commonly used in opposition to one another.  402 more words

Daily Messages

Courage, action and philosophy

Morning coffee on arrival at the Front, near Verdun, in 1916. The man on the right of the group is Teilhard de Chardin, the French scientist and religious  mystic.   346 more words

Philosophy

Going to The Father

“Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.” (John 13:1) 231 more words

Devotions/Bible Studies

Ο επαναστάτης που ήρεμος καπνίζει το τελευταίο τσιγάρο πριν από την εκτέλεσή του!

Η φωτογραφία τραβήχτηκε λίγα λεπτά πριν από τον θάνατό του. Λέγεται Φορτίνο Σαμάνο και ενέπνευσε τον Θανάση Παπακωνσταντίνου να γράψει το ομώνυμο τραγούδι.

Με χαμόγελο και ένα τσιγάρο μπροστά στον θάνατο. Ο μεξικανός επαναστάτης, Φορτίνο Σαμάνο, στέκεται περήφανος μπροστά από το εκτελεστικό απόσπασμα. 

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