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Secularizing Faith, Or Sanctifying Life Experiences?

A popular pastoral position among evangelicals today seems to be to teach that there should be no dividing line between the secular and the sacred. The idea is that God is not merely God on Sunday and in churches. 1,072 more words

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Sacrificing the Sacred

 A baseball player may hit a sacrifice bunt that gets him out, but advances a runner from his team. A soldier, policeman, or fireman sacrifice their own safety to protect others. 377 more words

The springtime of lovers has come

The springtime of lovers has come,
that this dust bowl may become a garden;
the proclamation of heaven has come,
that the bird of the soul may rise in flight. 27 more words

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Islamic State: The Most Profane Group Ever?

sacrilege
[sak-ruh-lij]
noun

1. the violation or profanation of anything sacred or held sacred.

2. an instance of this.

3. the stealing of anything consecrated to the service of God.

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Politics

mix and match.

I wonder what you think of me as a person by reading my blog. It occurred to me today that the way I speak does not at all match the way I write. 244 more words

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

As set forth by the United Nations:

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Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, 1,679 more words

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