Category Archives: religion

Apocalypse Now

I’ve mentioned previously that a friend of mine voted for Trump because he thought the bastard might be the Anti-Christ. When he told me that, I felt like I’d been kicked in the stomach – or maybe even a little … Continue reading

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Reflection on Resurrection

Today is Easter, a day when church attendance rises dramatically, thanks to cultural Christians, who show up mostly out of habit and a mild sense of guilt. To some, it may seem sadistic to celebrate an innocent man being betrayed, flayed and crucified. But for true-believers, all that barbarity magnifies the sacrifice and glorifies the redemptive denouement of that awful story – resurrection. Continue reading

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