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Monthly Archives: May 2011
A FASTPASS to Heaven?
I just got back from a family vacation to Disney World. The trip was a great success for several reasons, including the fact that the kids are at the optimal age and that the crowds were not quite as bad as they would have … Continue reading
Posted in Life after Death, Religion and Morality Tagged Christianity, Heaven, Hell, Immortality, Love Wins, Religion, Rob Bell, Tolerance Comments Off on A FASTPASS to Heaven?
On a Slippery Slope to Big Love?
Last week was a big one for the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. (the denomination to which I belong). After years of debate, the majority of the church’s 173 regional associations (referred to as “Presbyteries”) have finally agreed to a rule change that … Continue reading
Posted in Religion and Morality Tagged Gay Marriage, Morality, polygamy, Religion, Tolerance 5 Comments
The Many Forms of Henrietta Lacks’ Immortality
The last few weeks have not been conducive to writing, as I’ve been – ironically – swamped with volunteer work for my church. However, I have been able to squeeze in a little reading time, and just finished The Immortal Life of … Continue reading
Posted in Life after Death Tagged Afterlife, Faith, Henrietta Lacks, Immortality, Religion, Singularity 1 Comment