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A different angle on the Gospels

I recently heard the story of a layman’s interpretation of the Gospels. It apparently happened sometime in the middle of the 20th century, when a man with little formal training decided to read the Bible. In doing so, he built … Continue reading

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And then the bears ate them

No, I don’t actually spend the nights reading the Bible, but sometimes a deep dive on the internet can lead you right into it. 2 Kings 2:23-24 King James Version 23 And he went up from thence unto Bethel: and … Continue reading

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Social Justice

I wonder if there is an older record of the concept of social justice than the story of Naboth’s Vineyard from 1 Kings 21. The conclusion, in 1 Kings 21:17-19 Then the word of the Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite: “Go … Continue reading

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No, we didn’t believe the Earth was flat

Earth is not flat and we didn’t believe it was flat in the Middle Ages. I doubt the vikings believed it and in fact we know that at least as far back as the ancient greeks, people knew the Earth … Continue reading

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