Religious Studies resources from Harvard University.....https://goo.gl/SHv1C
Here is a list of 101 books on the mingling of Buddhist and Christian ideas....https://goo.gl/Q0iM9J
Labor Day weekend recap….
Stayed up too late Friday, slept late on Saturday. I'm happy to say I did go to church Saturday evening. Vegetated all day Sunday and went to bed early. Today I finished reading Unleash Your Buddha Nature which is a good intro, sort of a Buddhism 101. Good book, I enjoyed it and found it … Continue reading Labor Day weekend recap….
“Five Sutras of Jesus: Discovering the Christ the Church Forgot” by Robert Mayor
Started reading this today http://a.co/dCUfEOH
“Why do you see the speck in your neigh …
"Why do you see the speck in your neighbour’s eye, but do not notice the log in your own eye? " https://goo.gl/AosWlq Something we should all be mindful of when we find ourselves expounding on the wickedness of the various political candidates....
Religion: Understanding Islam | TED Studies | Read | TED.com
Series of talks and essays about religion on TED.... TED Studies are curated video collections for students, educators and self-guided learners. In Understanding Islam, TED speakers talk about the faith practiced by more than 1.5 billion people worldwide and often misunderstood. Source: Religion: Understanding Islam | TED Studies | Read | TED.com
This looks to be a site worth perusing The Underground Thomist
First Impressions #72: Seth Dowland on Family Values and the Rise of the Christian Right
“Family values” is more than a political slogan. It’s a core feature in the identity of conservative evangelicals born from a response to the 1960s counterculture. Art Remillard talks with Seth Dowland about his new book, Family Values and the Rise of the Christian Right. Dowland is assistant professor of religion at Pacific Lutheran University … Continue reading First Impressions #72: Seth Dowland on Family Values and the Rise of the Christian Right
Check out Interfaith Voices on the web and on public radio. Excellent podcasts and articles about the role of religion in our lives....
How much does Trump really know about hi …
How much does Trump really know about his "favorite book," the Bible? And how do conservative Christians feel about his praise of Planned Parenthood, or his three marriages? Our guest answers these questions and introduces us to a new voting base: Trumpvangelicals......http://goo.gl/Czcblq Evangelicals who support or endorse Donald Trump are either stupid or hyper hypocritical … Continue reading How much does Trump really know about hi …
God’s power revisited…..
Interesting book that I want to read.....http://goo.gl/tKqgpN A recent book by Thomas Jay Oord that presents God’s love as non-controlling has me thinking about how we might imagine this idea at its fullest extension. Tom’s rigorous way of following this line of thinking to a surprising conclusion left me wondering if we need to exercise … Continue reading God’s power revisited…..
Interesting site on Pantheism…..http:/ …
Interesting site on Pantheism.....http://goo.gl/Bg5z I'm a Christian (not a right winge fundamentalist) but there are interesting ideas to be found in Pantheism or even better (from my perspective) Panentheism...
The 8 Points of Process Theology http:// …
The 8 Points of Process Theology http://goo.gl/cYHzn5
Four Reasons Why the Virgin Mary Deserves More Attention Among Protestants — CHAD BIRD
via Four Reasons Why the Virgin Mary Deserves More Attention Among Protestants — CHAD BIRD.
Not a Christian Nation
America is not and cannit be a Christian Nation http://goo.gl/iiWQxi
A theology of guns…..
Podcast on Sound Cloud.....
Salvo: Society, Sex, & Science is a magazine published by the Christian group The Fellowship of St. James. They have some good articles in there but they trend way too far to the right for my taste. Their Fake Ads are hilarious though. Check them out !
Interesting site for Muslims to counter islamic extremists......http://goo.gl/K21soj
Buddhist and Christian dialogue…..
A list of books compiled by Carl McColman with links to buy them on Amazon.....http://goo.gl/Q0iM9J
Identity: What We Do Changes Who We Are
Source: Identity: What We Do Changes Who We Are Reading this really got my attention; I shall let it stand without further commentary. Read and heed, workout your own salvation in fear and trembling....