Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sarx Mind, Pneuma Mind

A common rant of Church-y authors is about how “Spirit Good, Flesh Bad” as if what was at stake was materiality itself. What Paul is getting at however is two different worldviews, two ways of thinking about life. Continue reading

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Obama’s Nobel

In the Classical World a life was evaluated at the end of the race and not in the middle of things. Now that his term has ended, let’s take a look at President Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize. Continue reading

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Going Double Dumbass

There are moments in life where we just have to stare in slack-jawed “you did NOT just say that” astonishment. One of those times is in the parable of the Lost Sons. Continue reading

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Leaping Up Into Life

There’s a woman, there’s a well, and here comes Jesus bopping along talking about water. But the water he talks about does something, it goes somewhere, it leaps and dances and goes into life. Wanna come along? Continue reading

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Patrick of Ireland, Anti-Slaver

Patrick is something of a cute, leprechaun-like figure that gives us an excuse to be stupid once a year. But he was a real person, with real experience of slavery and a furious response to slavers. Continue reading

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Outrage Merchantile, What’re You Buying?

There are people who make money off our likes and shares online and to make the most money, they try to sell us the one thing we’ll share with enthusiasm: rage. Continue reading

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