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Reclaiming God

I gave up God many years ago. Like most people, I was brought up in a religion–Judaism in my case–that defined God through holy books. The holy books were read and defined according to traditions, and religious leaders. With rare … Continue reading

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What is Prayer?

“Oh Lord, won’t you buy me a Mercedes Benz. My friends all drive Porches, I must make amends.” No, not Mitt. He can buy his own 😉 Janis Joplin co-wrote this song in 1970, and the phrase has stayed with … Continue reading

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Enemy Deficit Disorder

Former US Senator Bill Bradley, speaking on Ron Owen’s radio show, tossed out the phrase “Enemy Deficit Disorder.” They were discussing the fear-based politics currently being used to hold onto virulently anti-Gay (or Gay marriage) stance in the Republican party. … Continue reading

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