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Thursday, 26 February 2015 |

Praise for This Is My Body

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"At a time when so many memoirs seem to be driven by a terminal narcissism, Ragan Sutterfield's story of transformation lifts us out of relentless self-preoccupation." —John Wilson, editor, Books & Culture...
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(RNS) “Each of the world’s religions has some variation of the golden rule,” she said in an interview. “I really see that the greatest part of education is to recognize that in many important ways you are me and I am you.”...

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"That standard meal of the church gathering, coffee and doughnuts, is catching up with us. Even more so is our denial of our bodies as objects of God's love and salvation."...
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(RNS) American Jews are largely appalled by the notion that Netanyahu, or any other Israeli politician -- one that we did not elect and do not choose to be represented by -- claims to speak for us....

Friday, 20 February 2015 |

A more easily pronounced name

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The church committee of a Greek orthodox church in New York city are to apply to the Holy Synod in Greece for the appointment of a new pastor to succeed the Rev. Agathodoro A. Papageorgopaulos, who recently resigned the pastorate of that church. If the committee want to “stand in” with the reporters and proofreaders…...
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ISIS terrorists are outgunning us -- even in the cyberspace we created, spreading its hate with up to 90,000 online messages daily. The Obama administration's newest effort to fight this bombardment is the focus of an alert New York Times report :

At the heart of the plan is expanding a tiny State Department agency, the Center for Strategic...
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CENTER FOR FAMILY CARE - MINISTRY UPDATES FROM THE GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA - OCL...
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On the religion beat, the news often consists of new books about old texts with old stories, and the oldest old story of them all is the Genesis portrayal of Adam and Eve. Their status as the first humans and parents of the entire human race is a big biblical deal, especially for evangelical Protestants. 

Since no evangelical school outranks...

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I'm turned off by art that is preaching or propagandizing or trying to convert me. Art may move me, but when that's its intention it often doesn't....
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