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A Long Way From Tipperary

Although not all of Crossan’s book A Long Way From Tipperary was riveting to me (I skimmed the personal parts, devoured the spiritual thoughts), I found a few nuggets that meant something to me.  [Crossan is an ex-monk, ex-priest who’s written myriads of books on the historical Jesus.] If you, dear reader, have followed my […]

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The So-Called Nones

This week The Week had an interesting article–an introduction of the term used for the religiously unaffiliated in this country–the “Nones.” Trinity College has come out with a study that claims that 34 million Americans (about 15% of the population) claim no religious affiliation. “Why are their numbers rising? For lots of different reasons. Some […]

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More Eve Reviews and My Visit to Kona Stories

Where to begin? A portion of USA Today’s review this past Thursday is posted on the Media Page.  Mary Ann Grossmann of the St. Paul Pioneer Press did a lovely piece on me and Eve, which can, for a time, be found here.  Parts of it, too, can be found on the Media Page.  And […]

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