Category Archives: Religion

Patmos

From The Maestro, by Tim Wynne-Jones (1995), where a world-famous pianist and composer explains his choice to live in rustic isolation: But when I actually came here, I knew what I needed more than health, even more than the quiet, … Continue reading

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somebody said what purity

With its history of pederasts. With one still having to ask for a Papal apology. Where one looks for that purity of Light. Where one is in a back pew, on one’s knees, in disgrace. Always in disgrace. And still … Continue reading

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Need for Satan

She said, as an atheist: It is easier to address evil. No Devil to blame. One sees it in people. Nothing to fall back on. Maybe not. When faced with evil, and when opposing evil, one is guarding against one’s … Continue reading

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Grace

Neil Remington Abramson commented as follows, in relation to “One Day, I Knew“: Here’s a nice Scottish version, with bagpipes. Good Presbyterian stuff, I guess.

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Sheepfolds By Their Doors

Neil Remington Abramson commented as follows: 1. Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber. 2. But he … Continue reading

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One Day, I Knew

Neil Remington Abramson commented as follows: I know that some people do report the bright light and hear God’s voice, as parts of their conversion experience. You asked me if there was a moment like that for me and were, … Continue reading

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Community Leader

So many non-elected persons purport to lead, followed by representations to government that such persons have particular influence. Or followed by attempts to influence. Would seem that elected officials should be somewhat cautious in relation to the “I am a … Continue reading

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