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Sunday, March 18, 2018: How to Guard Your Steps When You Go to God's House

Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil.

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The Church

Why we have to think differently about science and religion

This is an article commissioned from me from the American Physics Journal Physics Today. With their permission I am republishing it here for readers of this blog, 1,465 more words


Psalm 37 A Song of a Wise Life

Psalm 37

<Of David.>
1 א  Do not fret because of the wicked; do not be envious of wrongdoers,
 2 for they will soon fade like the grass, and wither like the green herb. 1,521 more words

Biblical Reflections

Religion isn’t the enemy of science: it’s been inspiring scientists for centuries

God’s scientific lesson for Job.
William Blake

Tom McLeish, Durham University

Take notice of any debate in the media and you’ll see that science and religion are, and always were, at loggerheads. 879 more words


27 Quotes from David Gibson's 'Living Life Backward: How Ecclesiastes Teaches Us to Live in Light of the End'

We are currently studying the book of Ecclesiastes in our college group (Tuesday nights) and with our young professionals (Friday nights). In preparation I’ve been reading repeatedly the text of Ecclesiastes while also finding help in a small collection of books and commentaries. 1,411 more words


Definitionally speaking...

It is good to begin any study of anything by defining what, in fact, you are studying. So, let’s start there. What, exactly, am I looking at in this blog – what is “the Wisdom Literature?” What, for that matter, is a “proverb,” since I’m going to be spending an awful lot of time looking at a whole collection of them? 819 more words


Wrapping up The Bible and Wealth: 'It is possible'

The final section of Biblia na Utajiri is about focus, and it summarises a number of the themes of the book so far, including the importance of wisdom, and the necessity of not despairing or giving up. 424 more words

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