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On being "pastoral"

Being “pastoral”

By Daniel Hixon, cross-posted from his blog Gloria Deo 

When I was in seminary, people often used the world “pastoral” when they meant “comforting.” 432 more words

Faith & Life

MacDonald Effect

“How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.”

George MacDonald

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A Martyr Saint, third quarter of 14th century, Lippo Vanni. 38 more words


The Princess and the Goblin, Princess and Curdie

(Orignially posted at the Castalia House Blog)

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The Princess and the Goblin and its sequel The Princess and Curdie are quite different from the previous two books I’ve reviewed, in that they have strong characters and relatively well-crafted, engaging plots. 1,436 more words



Firstborn of the Creating Voice!
Ministering of God’s Spirit, who was sent
Waiting upon Him first, what time He went
Moving about the tumultuous noise of each unpiloted element… 93 more words

Remodeling The Mind

Book Review: A Contemplation on George MacDonald's "Phantastes"

This being the first work I have ever read of George MacDonald, I went into it without any expectations. I don’t know very much about George’s life or other works, but I do know that C.S. 1,224 more words

Quote Note

♡ Grace and peace in Yeshua the Messiah ♡

Remodeling The Mind