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
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Psalms in the South
The recent recurrence on 2 August of Psalm 51, of which much has been written in this blog, reminds us of another popular story.
In Latin, the psalm begins ‘ 113 more words
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Tea Among Friends
I wandered forth, the sun and air… 441 more words
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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.
The Red Head Writes
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
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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
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A Slow, Painful Death Would Be Too Good For You (and other observations) ~
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.
A galette… 525 more words
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