Friday, December 13, 2019

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One family needs $89.64 to keep their water from being cut off, paid no later than 5:00 pm Monday December 16. Needs for food and medicine continue. It doesn’t get any easier for them this time of year. CLICK HERE 

Friday, December 06, 2019

Hart thunders like Amos against cruel, incoherent religion.

Belief in an eternal hell relies upon a literal, which is to say static, reading of Genesis. To preach fire and brimstone one must first conjugate the triune God’s deliberation (“Let us make humankind in our image”) into the past tense. Creation from nothing, as church fathers like Gregory of Nyssa saw clearly, does not refer to God’s primordial act but to an eschatological one which witnesses to God’s ultimate—as in teleological—relation to creation.

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