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What constitutes a soul?

At Shepherd Project we are always looking out for trending issues in our culture that have connections to matters of faith. The other day at the movies, I saw two back-to-back previews of completely… 268 more words

Movies

Christian Marclay at The White Cube and The Nether at The Duke of York

Christian Marclay

http://whitecube.com/exhibitions/christian_marclay_bermondsey_2015/

I visited the Christian Marclay exhibition at The White Cube with my husband, daughter and ten-year old granddaughter, who was a remarkably sophisticated commentator. 731 more words

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Terrifying moral dilemmas

A regular interlocutor and occasional sparring partner over at MercatorNet asked for my opinion as an ethicist on a difficult moral dilemma: should couples who are, or suspect they are, genetically predisposed to terminal illness or other serious disease avoid having children? 524 more words

Philosopher-at-home

Who are we?

The relationship between what we are and what we do:

What we are should be defined through our actions. We are our beliefs, feelings, emotions, thoughts and morals. 364 more words

Social Psychology

The Soul of Discretion, by Susan Hill

So, I had an interesting experience while reading this book, and the seven that come before it, during a binge-reading episode during November and December, in that I read it at the same time that… 676 more words

Characters

Defending Jacob - William Landay

I enjoyed this character-driven mystery by a talented writer with a compelling voice who is also a lawyer.  Andy Barber is an assistant district attorney in suburban Massachusetts living the good life.   92 more words

Writing

David S. Moore - Desiree' - Anthology Sneak Peek III

As you may know, FVP’s new Anthology, Free-flowing Stories, will be released online and at our sale on Dec. 6th.

Here’s a teaser and a snippet from the third story: 367 more words

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