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Each morning, as I brush my teeth, I read the Prayer attributed to St. Francis of Assisi – “Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace.” Reading this through slowly each day has positively affected my life, as well as helping … Continue reading

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Cleansing the Temple in Peace

Yesterday during worship, I talked about HOW Jesus came into Jerusalem from Matthew 21. Here is the passage: Matthew 21: 1-17 When they had come near Jerusalem and had reached Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, … Continue reading

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The Non-Violent Atonement

I have truly held belief in a non-violent atonement for years but have had difficulty finding peers that could grasp this. After all, Jesus died violently on a cross! But today Richard Rohr reminded me of why I believe this. … Continue reading

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