Daily Archives: April 7, 2011

The Tomb and the Father of LIes

Gil Bailie’s book Violence Unveiled quotes René Girard as saying that, The tomb is where the “father of lies” and the “murderer from the beginning” can be counted on to issue his solemn reassurances and conjure into existence another of the “kingdoms” … Continue reading


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Open Your Graves

Ezekiel 37 The hand of the Lord was upon me, and he brought me out in the Spirit of the Lord and set me down in the middle of the valley; it was full of bones. 2 And he led me around among them, and behold, there … Continue reading

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Lenten Quote, Day 26

Our Lenten quote this morning is a beautiful prayer by the Anglican theologian and scholar E.B. Pusey: God, give us grace, this coming Lent, so to lay to heart our ways, that we may weary of all which is not … Continue reading

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Rio’s Devastation

A prayer for the massacre in Rio: Most merciful God, You ordain all things. No act is hidden from You, yet You are the God of all that is good, right, and beautiful. Grant your abundant mercy upon those who … Continue reading

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