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Salvation Creek

Church is poetry. Poetry is life. A life well lived.

Venture into
that thorny place
a crowd of 10,000
“Glory, hallelujah!”
the preacher’s son
raises a fist of damnation. 90 more words

Poetry

I am Overcome

I saw the standing stones dance

with one another

and chapels on fire

in the eyes of onlookers

I heard a cockerel

reciting a doggerel… 353 more words

Poetry

Kaddish for Cats

Apparently you can’t say the Mourner’s Kaddish for a pet. A few brave souls have attempted to adapt the prayer,  but according to my very official Google search—Rabbis frown upon this practice. 765 more words

Judaism

A philosopher's way back to the faith

“A Philosopher’s Way Back to the Faith” by William Alston, in Thomas V. Morris’s God and the Philosophers: The Reconciliation of Faith and Reason: 6,168 more words

Philosophy

Visions of Jesus

Here are some cases taken from Phillip Wiebe’s book Visions of Jesus (1997), which, of course, involves people claiming they’ve seen Jesus: 7,071 more words

Philosophy

Religious experience- Does religious experience provide a basis for belief in God or a greater power? (40 marks)

Religious experiences can be defined in many forms. A religious experience usually refers to experiences where you are in contact or receive information passed from God. 899 more words

OCR

The Rainbow of Experiences, Critical Trust, and God review

A review of The Rainbow of Experiences, Critical Trust, and God: A Defense of Holistic Empiricism by Kai-Man Kwan.

Philosophy