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Re-blogged from “stuff that needs to be said” (and I couldn’t have said it better)

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You’re free!

I’m still not sure if this essay is gonna be blasphemy or brilliant, but this is how I read the Bible: Jesus taught in parables and by drawing comparisons between comparable situations, right? (“Is it ok to work on the … Continue reading

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Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve Often the main argument (against the full acceptance of homosexual people) is that it’s unnatural. Because God did not create Adam and Steve. Men and women should be together, because that’s what’s natural, normal, functional. And God’s … Continue reading

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disagreement as dialogue

or (the power) of disagreement vs. consensus I felt very “Dutch” at the Bible study last week. We reached a point in the discussion, where one person wanted to sum up what we had discussed and said “ok, so can … Continue reading

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anthropology please

  I’m working on an assignment as the last part of the application process to the social psychology masters program I had applied to… before I made up my mind that I’d really rather do Anthropology. So it’s quite interesting … Continue reading

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continued…

I mean, I like psychology a lot, but I don’t like the way they do research. I don’t like statistics. I mean, what can you really learn from all those figures… that the majority is the greatest and the average … Continue reading

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another example (see previous post)

https://turtlestravels.wordpress.com/2008/10/24/thats-what-it-says “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.’ Then the Jews began … Continue reading

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That’s what it says

John 21: 22-23 “Jesus answered, ‘If I want him to remain alive until I return, what is that to you? You must follow me.’ Because of this, the rumor spread among the brothers that this disciple would not die. But … Continue reading

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church today

I have a few comments on todays sermon. …this is probably not really interesting for other people, but i just wanted to write about it anyway. It was about asking God your questions, and listening for the answers. How can … Continue reading

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interpretation

So here’s my interpretation of that john 6:51 thing (See previous post: https://turtlestravels.wordpress.com/2008/01/18/there-it-is/  ) Okay, here it is: Adam and Eve ate that apple, yeah? …so now we have to eat Jesus! makes perfect sense, right? Apple = knowledge of good … Continue reading

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