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Commentary on the Christian Hypocrisy of Josh Duggar

I despise a hypocrite. Of all the alleged sins, I would rank hypocrisy at the top of my list. If you have followed my blog then you are probably aware that I hold a particular disdain for televangelists. 773 more words

Religion

Just Thinking About...God’s Will

I was having lunch with a friend. During the time that she had excused herself from the table I watched a commercial from UNICEF playing on the television. 279 more words

Religion

Mind Your Own Business

There’s a great level of peace that comes with minding your own business. This is because folks who go within, and do not seek to meddle in the affairs of others, nor seek control over others, have minds wholly undisturbed by the turbulent ripples that are an invariable result of the strenuous mental effort that it takes to make sure that everyone walks the same self-righteous path as yourself. 1,137 more words

Spirituality

Consider my stone on the ground

My nephew is gay. In response to many of the hateful remarks made against the LGBT community he crafted a most elegant response.  It contained many of the common statements such as marriage equality does not harm Christians. 460 more words

Religion

Gluten Free Dogma, And Others

In his new book, “The Gluten Lie”, philosophy professor Alan Levinovitz analyzes why fad diets and crazes concerning food are so prevalent in history. This morning over at Salon.com I found a very thought-provoking review of it. 743 more words

Health

Of Lorenzburg, Neo-enlightenment and Constitutional Monarchy.

HSH Prince Freï is an advocate of the classical ideals of the Enlightenment:

  • The right to free thought and free speech.
  • Everyone’s right to freedom, health, education, creativity, meaningful work, play, love and adventure.
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Freedom To Speak

Art Journal | Op Ed

 January, 2015

Philip Guston, during an audio interview ( circa 1960s)  described his move away from lyrical abstraction towards politically charged paintings. 1,208 more words

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