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Book Write-Up: The Creature from Jekyll Island, by G. Edward Griffin

G. Edward Griffin. The Creature from Jekyll Island: A Second Look at the Federal Reserve. 5th edition. American Media, 2010. See here to purchase the book. G. Edward Griffin enrolled in the College of Financial Planning in Denver and received … Continue reading

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Margaret Barker-drawing outside the lines

Originally posted on theoutwardquest:
Margaret Barker, a fiercely independent British Methodist scholar, has a theory about Solomon’s temple and the religion that was practiced there. She has taken up a quest to rediscover the worship that took place in that…

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the doctrine of revelation and henotheism

Originally posted on theoutwardquest:
One of the blind spots in the academic study of religion has to do with revelation. Actual religious people believe that God has revealed or disclosed some of the meaning of existence and divinity. But titles…

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Church Write-Up: I Corinthians 15:1-11

At Bible study this week, the text was I Corinthians 15:1-11. Here are some items. This is what the pastor said, but I will make clear where I am adding my own thoughts. A. Paul cites what appears to have … Continue reading

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The 8 Biggest Blogging Mistakes (And How to Fix Them)

Originally posted on The Art of Blogging:
Anyone can blog. I do believe though that blogging is way more difficult than it seems. As a matter of fact, I think blogging is one of those things that seem so easy,…

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Why Are Prisons Banning Used Book Donations?

Originally posted on Bob on Books:
Prison Library at Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, Tobias Kleinlercher / Wikipedia [CC BY-SA 3.0] BookRiot reported the other day that my home state of Ohio’s Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections (ODRC) is in the process…

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Church Write-Up: Psalm 23; Hosea 10:8 and Luke 23:30

Here are items from last Sunday’s church activities: A. It was Good Shepherd’s Sunday, and the pastor was preaching about Psalm 23. One point that he made was that the valley of the shadow of death was extremely deep darkness. … Continue reading

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