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Finding Grace

(A sermon delivered at Throop Unitarian Universalist Church in Pasadena, California on 22 May 2016. Copyright 2016 by Everett Howe.)

The worship theme here at Throop Church for the month of May is… 2,312 more words


The Sacred and the Profane


For people like myself, trained since childhood for the Catholic priesthood, the “sacred” was neatly divided from the “profane” and easily identified because it was thoroughly exhausted in the doctrines and practices of the Roman Catholic Church. 2,456 more words

Roman Catholicism

God's Purpose for Hell - Part 6

This video series is made with the purpose of showing the love of God, even for those who are considered to be lost.

In this 10 minute video we examine what Jesus said: “. 58 more words


Capital as civilization

Few words arouse such controversy as “civilization,” which calls to mind the self-appointed mission civilisatrice undertaken by great colonial empires of Europe in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 5,933 more words


The Circular Reasoning of Exclusionism

Since this is the first installment of articles in this particular category, let me address, more in-depth in this one location, something that the majority of the articles in this category will be dealing with… again and again: circular reasoning.  856 more words

Circular Reasoning

Is Invincible Ignorance in the Bible or Church Tradition?

Many Catholic and Protestant laymen posit the doctrine of invincible ignorance, which in short essentially means that righteous pagans are not held accountable for not knowing Jesus Christ. 43 more words


connexions #1

maybe Land is still a freaking libertarian:

Mathematical theorems, in particular , are universal truths. Any assertions that can be constructed to a comparable level of formal rigor (and ultimately mechanization) can lay claim to the same status.

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