October 30, 2003
The secret sharer
I got several interesting responses to my questions on the secrecy in Mark. The post itself has sort of wandered...
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October 29, 2003
Cuss and discuss
One apparent result of the Andrew Sullivan fracas was that I found myself on the blogroll of Ex-Gay Watch, whose...
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October 27, 2003
Hover through fog and filthy air
In church yesterday we prayed for the victims of the fires, and came outside to a literal reminder: a great...
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October 26, 2003
Notes on the Augsburg Confession
Allen Brill recommended that to learn more about Lutheranism I should read the Augsburg Confession, and kindly unearthed an online...
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October 24, 2003
Mark 4
This chapter consists mostly of discussions about seeds. Metaphorical seeds, of course. Jesus preaches to a crowd a cryptic parable...
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October 23, 2003
This just keeps getting more interesting
The pastor wasn't there when I went to the midweek service last night -- he was off at some synodal...
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October 22, 2003
Sundays with Uncle Marty
I'm going to say something that will probably please some of you and disappoint some of you, but them's the...
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October 20, 2003
Binding the wounds
Dash has a lovely post about a new Lutheran healing service....
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A sign of the coming Apocalypse
At least, that's one way to take the fact that I wrote a post that got approving links from two...
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October 18, 2003
Family style
My post on Andrew Sullivan a few days ago sparked a number of comments in several different directions, but one...
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Tom, as I had hoped, clarified Catholic thinking on the unforgivable sin I mentioned the other day in Mark 3....
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October 16, 2003
Mark 3
We have another collection of little episodes, which largely advance previously introduced themes. A man with a withered hand shows...
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What a long, strange trip it's been
My blog is one year old today! Counting from the genesis on Blogspot, that is. It's been an amazing year....
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On the turning away
There's been a lot of discussion in the Catholic blogosphere lately over the fact that Andrew Sullivan seems to have...
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October 15, 2003
I'm strung out on allergy medicine today and don't feel up to posting, but I haven't completely forgotten that I...
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October 14, 2003
Low rise
I've been waiting for this trend to go away since about five minutes after it started, so I was pleased...
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October 13, 2003
We all bow down
This week's church was the Culver-Palms Church of Christ. I went to this feeling blinder than usual -- I knew...
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October 11, 2003
The triple omni
Richard Hall blogged a lecture he heard about the problem of evil, which apparently argued for a redefinition of omnipotence....
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October 10, 2003
There's a discussion over at Crooked Timber about whether affairs between professors and students should be forbidden. I think Daniel...
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October 08, 2003
Son preference
Kieran Healy recently posted a story about studies suggesting Americans still have a preference for sons over daughters -- although...
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October 07, 2003
The great foggy north
My trip to the SF area went well, though I didn't see as many people as I'd have liked. My...
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October 03, 2003
OK, one more!
Actually, before I take off I want to make my long-intended contribution to Noah Millman's game: name the ten most...
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October 02, 2003
I shall return
So I've come back ... to announce I won't be posting again for a few days. I'm going back up...
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October 01, 2003
Sorry I bailed out of the interesting discussion (which seems to be going on nicely without me). Work has been...
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