The agony and the ecstasy — a call for dogma to embrace poetry | rabble.ca

As Eid al adha and Tisha b'av coincided this month and news from the Holy Land -- not to mention America -- seems as grim as ever, and extremists of all faiths rage on from Mississippi to Kashmir to Riyadh -- it seems a fitting time to ponder another side of the religious experience. Source: … Continue reading The agony and the ecstasy — a call for dogma to embrace poetry | rabble.ca

Stripped: What the Third Path of Quadratos Reveals for the Erotic | Stripped: What the Third Path of Quadratos Reveals for the Erotic

Stripped, selfless, and in service: These are three tenets of the Third Path of Quadratos, or a Four-Gospel Journey to Transformation. It is by way of [...] Source: Stripped: What the Third Path of Quadratos Reveals for the Erotic | Stripped: What the Third Path of Quadratos Reveals for the Erotic

HEALING: Jesus’s Response to Vengeful Punishment by Dennis Linn, Sheila Fabricant Linn, and Matthew Linn – The Value of Sparrows

From: Good Goats Changing our image of God from child abuser to child lover was the core of Jesus’s mission.  Jesus was always trying to change people’s vengeful image of God.  Often Je… Source: HEALING: Jesus’s Response to Vengeful Punishment by Dennis Linn, Sheila Fabricant Linn, and Matthew Linn – The Value of Sparrows