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The ACLU and Religious Freedom, Part 4

What is the ideal balance between faith and reason? Do people have a right to choose faith over reason, at least in matters of faith? The U.S. 3,005 more words
Religious Freedom

Random Memories

I’m going to start with explain that I have a really shitty memory.

I tend to remember the most random, unimportant crap. Some of it though, I remember because it was something that really stuck with me (usually for bad reasons but, oh well). 248 more words

Ode to my imaginary friend

In answer to this comment by Captain Cassidy (she’s always inspiring me to post something new, I love that!), I have decided to share my perspective on the naturalist hypothesis stating that my (and others’) supernatural religious experiences are nothing more than constructs of the mind.   1,515 more words

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Feb. to Sep. '14 Throwback: Judas Slipping Away

During the remainder of the semester at College

  • Samuel really started getting serious about Christianity
  • Many days he would read an entire book of the Bible…
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Throwbacks

Alfred North Whitehead, Religion in the Making

Marked Passages
― But as between religion and arithmetic, other things are not equal. You use arithmetic but you are religious, Arithmetic of course enters into your nature, so far as that nature involves a multiplicity of things. 927 more words

Non-fiction

Small Things: Ben Howard. Madness and Plain Sight

Sometimes we can’t see what is in plain sight. The small concerns of life, the little worries; the daily round of cares: all can gather round us claiming attention. 701 more words

Christian Spirituality