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The Main Idea

If you are in Arès during the August session of the pilgrimage, you can find a man who organizes an expressive arts workshop, very laid back, very open with an Arèsian theme. 226 more words

Psalm 51; a tale

The recent recurrence on 2 August of Psalm 51, of which much has been written in this blog, reminds us of another popular story.

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Psalms

Trintas

At morn I prayed, “I fain would see
How Three are One, and One is Three;
Read the dark riddle unto me.”

I wandered forth, the sun and air… 441 more words

God

Psalm 51, 2 August 2015

Psalm 51 is one of the so-called ‘Penitential Psalms’, the fourth in fact. It begins:

Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. 

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Psalms

The Problem with Penitence

REPENT, YE SINNERS! THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS AT HAND!

Those words, or words like them, have been uttered by street side preachers, sweaty televangelists and crusaders for souls for as long as our collective memories can recall. 2,065 more words

Discernment Not Decision

Through the Bible in Just Over a Year - Zephaniah

Zephaniah was an approximate contemporary of Jeremiah, prophesying not long before Judah was exiled to Babylon, but in many ways his book has similarities with Amos. 486 more words

Through The Bible

Penitence and Pie: Director's Cut

It’s one A.M., I’ve got a bad case of the screaming whatsits, and I’m baking a rhubarb galette.

You may be wondering.

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Musings