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Bleak Theology: Hopeful Science

Day: April 11, 2018

Uriah’s Kipple

Uriah knew his duty. David wanted him to break those rules so that Bathsheba would not be found to be in a scandal: pregnant while her husband was in the field of battle. So David sent word to Joab, “Send me Uriah the Hittite.” And Joab sent Uriah to David. When Uriah came to him, […]

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By the election of Christ, not a new electorate.

One of the weird things about travel is that you find the pretensions of people. I live in a university town, and we have progressive mayors — who want a new project. A new tourist bridge. Some modern architecture that will leak when the next cyclone hits. They proclaim their liberalism. And they forget to […]

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