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    Are megachurches going the way of CDs?

    Outside my dad’s church.     As in an unappealing and outdated relic of the latter part of the twentieth century? Maybe. I know I never felt comfortable in them anyway. I…

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    DJesus Uncrossed

        While I did see “DJango Unchained,” I totally missed Saturday Night Live’s spoof, so I found this post by David R. Henson pretty interesting:   No doubt, a lot of…

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    Huh?

        I’m with Matthew Paul Turner on Rob Bell’s new book promo vid. What the hezzy?  

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    Galileo on God

    (Brain Pickings Weekly)   Starting in college, I began hearing how the Roman Catholic Church supposedly tormented Galileo, religion, of course being the squasher of science and human brillance. It was only…

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    What makes art religious?

        What constitutes religious art? It seems sacrilegious art is much easier to recognize on sight. Simcha Fisher writes:   Some of it [religious art] is stark, some gentle, some lovely,…

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    That dang problem of evil.

    (Source)   This essay at the New York Times by Susan Jacoby, The Blessings of Atheism, got me thinking. Some excerpts:   IT is primarily in the face of suffering, whether the…

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    Not Christian, yet Christ-like.

        On Facebook yesterday I wrote as a status: “I’m realizing more and more that some of the best followers of Christ have nothing to do with any churches. How God…

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    A little more about the Syrophoenician woman

     (Source) After mass on Sunday, I spoke with my pastor, Father Ros, about the story of the Syrophoenician woman and also the blog post I had read that portrayed Jesus in a…

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    Where are the men?

    (Getty)         I’ve asked before why do you go to church. Another big question, even more pressing is why so many men don’t. Over at Black and Married with…

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    I walk the line.

    Over at The Church of No People, the ever-brilliant Matt explains why being a political moderate is not a position of acquiescence or of being milquetoast. Also, I have no idea why…