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Parousia, a poem

Teach us not to detest our humanness, our imperfection, but allow it to beckon to You the Perfect One, like a glove made for a Hand, the Hand of God.

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Why cherry picking leads to mistakes

Recently in the SFAV’s web conversations there have been a number of comments posted, most using a peculiar and often rather flawed method of justification. I do not exempt myself from this criticism. I have seen in particular numerous references to sacred scriptures, usually the Christian Bible, and references to tradition; these are both calls to authority. However, there is very little use of scientific historical method, linguistics, or sociology and anthropology.

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