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The Apologists #4: Justin Martyr, c. 100-165, part 2
In his so-called Second Apology , Justin focuses his attention on the relationship between Christianity and philosophy. Here Justin argues that Christianity is better than Platonism or Stoicism because Christ revealed directly and in ordinary ways what the ...
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How Likely Are You To be Killed By a Terrorist? By a Refugee Terrorist?
The Libertarian Cato Institute has recently published a risk analysis report (much like the analysis insurance companies engage in when writing policies) assessing the likelihood of an American citizen being killed on native soil by someone who has come to ...
The Libertarian Cato Institute has recently published a risk analysis report (much like the analysis insurance companies engage in when writ...
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How Likely Are You To be Killed By a Terrorist? By a Refugee Terrorist?
The Libertarian Cato Institute has recently published a risk analysis report (much like the analysis insurance companies engage in when writing policies) assessing the likelihood of an American citizen being killed on native soil by someone who has come to ...
The Libertarian Cato Institute has recently published a risk analysis report (much like the analysis insurance companies engage in when writ...
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Simon Peter Finds his Faith on Solid Ground
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A Parable Not About Hell, But About Justice: A Lectionary Reflection on Luke 16:19-31
Luke 16:19-31 The parable of the rich man and Lazarus has often been used as a story that reveals the character of hell, a hot and fiery place of torment. But the story is not about hell, but is rather about justice and God's concern to make things right ul...
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Scriptures and Prayer for the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Old Testament:  Jeremiah 8:18-9:1 or  Amos 8:4-7 Psalter:  Psalm 79:1-9 or  Psalm 113 Epistle:  1 Timothy 2:1-7 Gospels:  Luke 16:1-13 _ When joy is gone and hearts are sick, O God, you give us Christ as our healing balm. He came in human flesh that he mi...
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Protests and Riots and Murder in Colonial America: A Little History Is Good for the Soul
As I begin this post let me say as clearly as I can-- I do not condone vandalism and violence for any reason whether committed by the oppressors or the oppressed, those in power or those without. I reject such action because I am a Christian who is convince...
As I begin this post let me say as clearly as I can-- I do not condone vandalism and violence for any reason whether committed by the oppres...
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Scriptures and Prayer for the Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Old Testament:  Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15  or  Amos 6:1a, 4-7 Psalter:  Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16 or  Psalm 146 Epistle:  1 Timothy 6:6-19 Gospel:  Luke 16:19-31 _ God Eternal, you inspired Jeremiah to buy a piece of land when no one could see a future in it. Gran...
Old Testament: Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 or Amos 6:1a, 4-7 Psalter: Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16 or Psalm 146 Epistle: 1 Timothy 6:6-19 Gos...
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Saturday at the Cinema: A Snapshot of First Church Jerusalem
Bishop William Willimon offers the Word.
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Living Life Out of Control
I was involved in an interesting discussion recently on the idea that we human beings forge our own destinies and how that squares with the Bible's affirmation that our lives are in the hands of God. In the course of the discussion we began to talk about fo...
I was involved in an interesting discussion recently on the idea that we human beings forge our own destinies and how that squares with the ...
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Hope at Ground Zero: A Lectionary Reflection on Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15
Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 The days of your tiny nation are numbered. The enemy is about to take the land and every one of your countrymen they can find with it. You are ready to flee, but before you go you put your house up for sale in the hope that someone mi...
Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 The days of your tiny nation are numbered. The enemy is about to take the land and every one of your countrymen the...
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Saturday at the Cinema: Etched in Flesh
Walter Brueggemann offers a powerful word.
Walter Brueggemann offers a powerful word.
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