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Essential Theology: God's Transcendence

I believe that God is transcendent, holy, mysterious, other. I mean this in a few ways. He is other than us ontologically; unique in being and distinct from the world. 3,433 more words


Recently, I spent the day at the Kennedy Space Center Visiter Complex. What a wonderful way to spend the day, reliving the history of the space program from its beginnings to the Apollo moon landings, the Space Shuttle and the newest space vehicles that are being built that someday will take us into deep space, to Mars and beyond. 624 more words

The Jewish Nun

No this is not a commentary on my sex life but rather my imaginary Catholic one. 240 more words


Reading Qf&p 26: God for me is...

This morning, our local Reading Quaker faith & practice group tried exercise 2B from this month’s Being Friends Together materials, which offers people the beginning of a sentence from  379 more words

You must picture me alone in that room in Magdalen, night after night, feeling, whenever my mind lifted even for a second from my work, the steady, unrelenting approach of Him whom I so earnestly desired not to meet.

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God Save Me From Your Followers...Sometimes

I listen to a hard rock/metal station that plays lots of new artists as I come into work each day.  Heavy metal and hard rock are both types of music that I can pull energy from when I am having a hard time with my fibro, and I’m always on the lookout for new bands to add to my playlists. 730 more words



Let’s talk about the moment I entered Heaven. It was unexpected at first, but Brendon Urie’s high notes carried me there and I have no intention of setting foot back on earth when all things good and holy are here for me. 954 more words