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Hats Off To Calvinists Urging Integrity

At least one evangelical clan hasn’t rowed down the river of political slime.

The bloc of enthusiastic Calvinists over at the Gospel Coalition, co-founded by Donald A. 523 more words

The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is expanding

The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum arrived in St. Mary’s  from Toronto 23 years ago.

In that time, it has become rooted in the fabric of the town and this winter, those roots are going to grow a great deal stronger as the Hall undergoes a significant expansion. 520 more words

Sports

Remember 1993? Cheerless Toronto Blue Jays off-season provides handy excuse to celebrate the glory years

The Toronto Blue Jays haven’t engendered a whole lot of goodwill in the early weeks of their off-season. As fans wait to see if Alex Anthopoulos’ Los Angeles Dodgers can rebound from a stunning Game 2 loss in the World Series, his replacements at the helm, president Mark Shapiro and GM Ross Atkins, have made news for dismissing a host of off-field employees, from training personnel and communications staff to the visiting clubhouse manager, Len Frejlich, who had been around since the franchise was founded four decades ago. 755 more words

Sports

Why Aaron Judge's Strikeout Numbers Are and Aren't A Problem

Last Saturday’s Game 7 loss to the Astros was a tough one for the Yankees.  A team that has battled all year and exceeded expectations at every turn.   2,821 more words

MLB

Joe Carter, Baseball’s Most Overrated Player Ever?

What does it take to be overrated? Maybe one incredibly important and memorable hit? Maybe a ridiculous over-perception of the importance of particular skill? Someone who’s read the title to this post must be thinking of Joe Carter now. 1,055 more words

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Theology of Glory

Lutherans can read the times through the lens of the theology of the cross:

But it’s an entirely different question whether churches should be participating in state-run programs like that one — when they consider their own self-interest.

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Roman Catholicism

Whatever It Is, I'm Against It

Why does so much confusion surround the so-called Alt-Right while so many people are absolutely certain they oppose it? The Southern Baptist Convention seemed to set the standard… 948 more words

Being Human