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Book Review: Surprised by Scripture by N.T. Wright

Hardcover: 240 pages Publisher: HarperOne (June 3, 2014) Language: English ISBN-10: 0062230530 Amazon.com Many thanks to HarperOne for a review copy of N.T. Wright’s Suprised by Scripture: Engaging Contemporary Issues. An Overview Surprised by Scripture is a collection of papers … Continue reading

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Should Women Serve as Bishops?

In 2013, the General Synod–the Church of England’s governing body–came within six votes of allowing women bishops.  According to RNS, “Senior sources say that revised legislation has convinced those who voted against women as bishops in 2013 to change their … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“The resurrection of Jesus is the reaffirmation of the goodness of creation, and the gift of the Spirit is there to make us the fully human beings we were supposed to be, precisely so that we can fulfill that mandate … Continue reading

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Emily Dickinson: Capturing Stoic Pantheism and Epicurianism

“They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.”  –Emily Dickinson, quoted in N.T. Wright’s Surprised by Scripture

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