Category: Random

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Defining Heresies

There is a theology that seems to be marketed largely to White suburban America—that the created image of God is vibrant and whole in humanity and that sin is more of an ugly rumor...

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Brain Foggy

Between things at work, things at home, trying to promote a book, trying to write two books, and fulfilling other writing/programming obligations, my brain hurts…  I owe a number of people emails as well...

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Podcasting Pause and Reflection

Due to several swiftly-approaching deadlines, I’m taking a hiatus from recording the St. Bede Psalmcast for a bit. We’ll see how long “a bit” turn out to be… I’ve enjoyed doing the podcast. It’s...

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Other Stuff Other Places

Busyness continues, but I’m learning some really cool stuff I never knew before about the guts of WordPress! My latest piece went live at Grow Christians yesterday. It’s a musing about the relationship of...

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Duck Mode

I’ve been in duck mode for about the past month or so. All is quiet, but there’s massive amounts of churn below the surface… Hopefully this will be coming to an end very soon....

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Good News/Bad News

Well, the good news is that between 9 AM this morning and now, I’ve mapped out a new book. It’s a collection of essays directly targeted for the “Spiritual But Not Religious” set from...

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Quick Thought on the Virgin Birth

Ok—here’s what I don’t get. You have people who are fine with God creating the entire universe from scratch. Think about that… Galaxies, suns, gravitational forces, quarks (whatever the hell they are…), rain forests,...

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The Baltimore Riots

Many readers know that I live in the northern part of South Baltimore. We’re less than a mile away from the Inner Harbor, the downtown area and Camden Yards where the Orioles play. While...

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Drifting Thoughts

I think modern Christianity simply doesn’t get “allegorical” interpretation as practiced by the Church Fathers & Mothers and their early medieval interpetive heirs. At its heart, allegorial/spiritual/mystical (the last two were the terms they...