Monthly Archives: December 2020

Review of Reading With The Grain of Scripture by Richard B. Hays

READING WITH THE GRAIN OF SCRIPTURE, by Richard B. Hays. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2020. 467pp. $55.00 Richard B. Hays is a phenomenal interpreter of scriptures and a provocative thinker whose writing and teaching over the … Continue reading

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Reflections on A Dance to the Music of Time: 1st Movement by Anthony Powell (1951, 1952, 1955)

Time Magazine Top 100 Novels Book 25: Anthony Powell, A Dance to the Music of Time: 1st Movement (1951, 1952, 1955) This is a series of reflections reading through Time Magazine’s top 100 novels as selected by Lev Grossman and … Continue reading

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Hearing the Monsters’ Fears

I’d rather sing a lullaby for my demons To listen to monsters’ fears by candlelight Hearing their stories and regrets Learning what they were afraid to see Tending the scars of the soul Walking through the darkest valley Into the … Continue reading

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Matthew 23: 37-39 Lament over Jerusalem

Matthew 23: 37-39 Parallel Luke 13: 34-35  37 “Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers her brood … Continue reading

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