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Bergoglio: Sports and Religion can offer eloquent signs of this new era in which people 'will never again raise the sword one against another?!'

Thousands attend Interreligious Match for Peace.

Thousands of sports fans, young and old, came out to Rome’s Olympic Stadium Monday night to watch football greats Roberto Baggio, Javier Zanetti and Diego Armando Maradona, among others, take part in the Interreligious Match for Peace. 299 more words

Carl Jung: The Unconscious & The Function of Religion

Sea of Faith was a six-part documentary television series, produced by the BBC and first screened in 1984.  Presented by English philosopher and theologian Don Cupitt, the series explored the interface between the history of Christianity and critical thought through the lens of scientific advances, political atheism and societal secularisation. 383 more words


Creștinismul și alte religii: exclusivism - inclusivism - pluralism... și alte variații

Postarea trecută despre Numele lui Dumnezeu și dilema misionarilor a generat o discuție destul de aprinsă.  Călin Popa propune lărgirea discuției prezentând puțin mai pe larg paradigma clasică privint relația dintre creștinism și alte religii, dîn teologia religiilor, și anume, paradigma „exclusivism – inclusivism – pluralism.” 1,384 more words


Heritage + hope

I’ve spent the week just gone considering the history, present + future of a new aspect of my life. I’ve spent the past 18 months or so working with Baptist Churches + the last week or so attending a class on Baptist identity. 219 more words


Evening Prayer 30.8.14, Charles C. Grafton, Bishop of Fond du Lac, & Ecumenist, 1912

Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life.

If I say, “Surely the darkness will cover me, and the light around me turn to night,” darkness is not dark to you, O Lord; the night is as bright as the day; darkness and light to you are both alike. 1,759 more words

Jesus Christ

Pope up north

It’s still an odd concept: the spiritual leader of the Coptic Orthodox Christians, who also happens to be the successor of Saint Mark, travelling from the Egyptian capital to a midsized northern Dutch town – which is, in itself, not the most thrilling of locations to be – to be with the young faithful under his spiritual guidance. 244 more words

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Morning Prayer 30.8.14, Charles C. Grafton, Bishop of Fond du Lac & Ecumenist, 1912

The Spirit told me to go with them and not to make a distinction between them and us.

The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father seeks to worship him. 2,753 more words

Jesus Christ