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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    June 18, 2019

    You Must Be Joking

    Allowing for humor in Jesus’ words does not undercut the seriousness with which he addresses our fears and doubts.
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  • Written By: Dennis Hollingsead
    June 14, 2019

    Psalms 23 (Modified For Those Who Like...

    The Lord makes me ice cream on a hot summer day, / I don't need anything else (Just taste what He offers and know it is very good!)
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    June 11, 2019

    Our Back Pages

    The Bible itself was a library, or better, a bookshop of well-used books, holding the histories of millions, and containing layers of connections and...
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    June 04, 2019

    If You Were Here Today

    Jesus sees his people, lost and bumbling, sheep without a shepherd, and he loves them. He had friends among the Pharisees, the educated and the...
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    May 28, 2019

    One Love

    On the eighth of May, in the year of our Lord 1373 — the third Sunday after Easter — a thirty-year-old woman, known to us as Julian of Norwich,...
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  • Written By: Sigve K. Tonstad
    May 27, 2019

    Roses at Chelmno

    I came to Chelmno on April 11, as planned. I saw the killing site. I walked around in the woods at the site of the mass graves about five kilometers...
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    May 21, 2019

    Our House

    For a good stretch of my younger reading life I was immersed in science fiction. It offered worlds that could only be imagined, thankfully, since...
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  • Written By: G.D. Williams
    May 17, 2019

    May Flowers

    The old saying “April showers bring May flowers” can be traced back to 1387.
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  • Written By: Barry Casey
    May 14, 2019

    Glory Days

    But it is in Paul’s letters — all of them written in a fairly short span between the middle fifties and sixties before his execution in CE 64 — that...
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  • Written By: Oliver Glanz
    May 10, 2019

    A Short Creation Appraisal of Women for...

    After these few explorations it appears quite weird how we men have rendered this radical prophetic voice through our Bible translations. We have...
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