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Is Saul Also Among the Prophets?

It’s pretty obvious that the Bible contains a lot of contradictions, although those who believe the whole thing to be the totally accurate Word of God tend to either ignore them or come up with convoluted workarounds. The way I … Continue reading

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Nine-Tenths of the Law

While exorcism is certainly no longer as prominent as it once was, it hasn’t died out by any means, and might even be on the rise. This Unreasonable Faith post cites a survey that found a few hundred exorcists operating … Continue reading

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Too Many Endors

Watching Family Guy’s parody of Return of the Jedi (which I said a little bit about in this LiveJournal post) made me think about the name Endor, home of the Ewoks. Well, actually, Endor is a gas giant, and the … Continue reading

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The Wars of the Father

I don’t know that I’d ever heard of Helen Thomas before the recent incident that led to her resignation, and I’m not saying I’m proud of that. She apparently had a long career, covering presidents since 1960. As stupid as … Continue reading

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