Tea Among Friends
I wandered forth, the sun and air… 441 more words
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Psalms in the South
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.
2 days, 17 hours ago
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
1 week ago
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
3 weeks, 2 days ago
the pocket scroll
Came across this this morning before popping Parsifal into the DVD drive:
Since first I could do harm I sinned my fill;
In deed, with mouth, with all my limbs did ill;
3 weeks, 3 days ago
Psalm 123 (text here>) is a song of ascent, sometimes called degrees or graduals. These short and hopeful songs are grouped as Psalms 120 to 134. 326 more words
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