Daily Archives: June 2, 2012

My Posts that Talk about Kathryn Joosten

Actress Kathryn Joosten has passed on due to lung cancer at age 72.  I know her as Mrs. Landingham on The West Wing, as one of the manifestations of God on Joan of Arcadia, and as Mrs. McCluskey on Desperate … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Volnaiksra on Trying to Smooth Over the Bible’s Hard Passages

On his blog, The Dubious Disciple, Lee Harmon has a book review of Paul Copan’s book, Is God a Moral Monster?  Lee was not particularly convinced by Copan’s attempt to smooth over some of the troubling passages of the Bible, … Continue reading

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Rick Santorum’s It Takes a Family 12

In my latest reading of It Takes a Family: Conservatism and the Common Good, Rick Santorum continued to talk about how the entertainment media’s focus on illicit sex and violence could harm kids.  He commended companies (such as Wal-Mart) that … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Political Philosophy, Politics

Psalm 79

For my weekly quiet time this week, I will blog about Psalm 79 and its interpreters.  I have four items. 1.  Psalm 79:1 says in the King James Version: “O God, the heathen are come into thine inheritance; thy holy … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Psalms, Religion, Weekly Quiet Time