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Letter to: Kirtanananda May 23, 1968

Letter to: Kirtanananda

Allston, Mass
23 May, 1968



My Dear Kirtanananda Swami,

Please accept my blessings. I was so glad to receive your letter dated May 13, 1968, and my gladness knew no bounds, exactly like that when one gets back his lost child. 730 more words

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Ascribe to God the Glory due His name.

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When my ten-year-old godson was baptised, he chose a new name, one that was important to him: his Father’s name.

When my son was baptised he was given names from his grandfathers and godfather. 153 more words

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After eight days had passed, it was time to circumcise the child; and he was called Jesus, the name given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.

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Who needs a name? - A sermon for Holy Name Day (Jan. 1, 2017) - The Rev. Clarence Butler

I must confess, as I most always feel when delivering a sermon, that I wish we – you and I – could be seated around a table, so that we could exchange ideas, thoughts, stream of consciousness responses to the words of scripture which we have just heard. 1,312 more words


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As a child, I was taught to bow my head whenever I heard the name of Jesus or said His name. This pious practice seems to have been lost to the Church. 618 more words

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