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What's Two Times Five?

We’ve all experienced that moment when a sunset, a mountain vista, or the crashing waves of the ocean evoke the sense of God’s presence. The natural world seems to speak to us of God’s care for us in unique ways. 491 more words


Somebody to Love ... Trinity III

Note: It would be useful to read The Trinity and The Trinity II.

Perichoresis is a Greek word which means “mutual indwelling”. It is used to describe the way in which the three elements of the  191 more words

Whatever It Takes

“Those who are wise will take all this to heart; they will see in our history the faithful love of the Lord.”

It is an awesome thing, after you’ve lived a while, to look back and see how the faithful love of the Lord has always been there. 660 more words


Charles C. Twombly - Perichoresis and Personhood. God, Christ and Salvation in John of Damascus

Wipf & Stock is going to publish by the end of February 2015 the PhD thesis of my virtual friend Charles Twombly, on perichoresis in John of Damascus, an excelent piece of academic work that I have used with great benefit in my own research on… 13 more words


June 15, 2014: Most Holy Trinity: Three in One?

How does 1 + 1 + 1 equal one? With God, all things are possible, but that doesn’t make it any easier for us to grasp. 353 more words

God's Gift Of Love

Learning to dance

The last few days have been occupied with trying to think of a title for my MA dissertation. The problem is in trying to narrow a focus: to write about Something means that I cannot write about Everything, which is what I really desire.   231 more words