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Psalm 73 - not your "ordinary" Psalm...

There are 150 Psalms and I admit I am familiar with perhaps 3 of them. By chance the other day I flipped open to Psalm 73 (ESV). 1,501 more words

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Things are getting weird.

About a month ago, in a fit of frustration, I decided to indefinitely disable my Facebook account, but before I finally clicked that button, I mentioned to someone that I had an epiphany recently, one that I believed would change my life forever. 1,033 more words


Slight, "The British Empire and the Hajj"

In September, the Harvard University Press will release “The British Empire and the Hajj,” by John Slight (St. John’s College, University of Cambridge). The publisher’s description follows: 251 more words

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Was Jesus "Efficient"?

I read the other day (can’t remember where–maybe an audiobook?) that if Jesus had walked the earth in our day, He would have been super busy. 2,798 more words

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Helen Mirren says:

We’re all idiots when we’re young.
We don’t think we are, but we are.
So we should be.

Audrey says:

“There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don’t need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.”

So Much For The Funk

When I was a teenager I attended catechism classes at Holy Family of Nazareth Catholic Church on Sundays before mass. Some of my high school classmates were in these classes with me, sitting in what were known as temporary buildings set apart from the main campus, which had suddenly become overwhelmed with a recent increase in population in my home town. 615 more words

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