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No God But God

(The Origins, Evolution and Future of Islam)

by Reza Aslan

A Review

‘Fundamentalism, in all religious traditions, is impervious to suppression. The more one tries to squelch it, the stronger it becomes. 753 ord igjen

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Reza Aslan's Zealot: Revealing the Jesus of History and How the Bible Came to Be

«Simon Peter replied, «You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God.»»—Matthew 16:16

Reza Aslan’s Zealot is one of my most fascinating reads of all time, mostly because I grew up in church and have attended several kinds since. 1 109 ord igjen

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Punchable features

One immutable truth I’ve realized during my tenure on this planet is that when you punch people in the face… they often want to punch you back. 407 ord igjen


Upcoming: Reza Aslan's Zealot

I’m currently reading Reza Aslan’s Zealot and I just HAVE to write about it! It’s my first read of 2019 and it has not disappointed in the least… I’m taking it as a GREAT sign that the first book of the year I choose to pick up is one I have trouble putting down! 220 ord igjen

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3 Books to Read this January and Why (My Reading List)

A proverbial blank slate, a hint of fresh hope, an allotted time for letting go.

In other words, happy new year! I mean, I know that the demarcation of time is but a human construct, but perhaps it is so because we so desperately need it. 841 ord igjen

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George Conway hits back after Eric Trump criticizes his marriage

Though his wife is the current White House counselor, George Conway has not been shy about his many disagreements with President Donald Trump.

Need a laugh? 126 ord igjen


Being Good Soil, Part III

Above:  The Parable of the Sower

Image in the Public Domain


For the Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany, Year 1, according to the U.S. Presbyterian lectionary of 1966-1970… 375 ord igjen