Praise the Lord and Pass It On

Praise the Lord and Pass It On

Micah says to do justice – follow the rules, do what you’re supposed to do – but to love mercy, love the warmth within us, that flow of generosity. Love mercy – accept the acceptance; receive the forgiveness, whenever we can, for as long as we...
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Mysteries and Entanglements

Yet somehow the old discredited values and longings persist. We still have tender feelings for such outmoded notions as truth, respect for others, personal honor, justice, equitable sharing. We still hope for a happy ending. We still believe that we can save ourselves...
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Game On

He told us that nations of men fell into disorder, so nations of law were set up instead. He told us that nations of law then forgot justice and let the law become a Game, a Game in which the moves and the winning were more important than truth. He told us to seek...
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Is Isaiah Talking About Today?

Judgment is turned away backward, and justice stands afar off; for truth has fallen in the public squares, and uprightness cannot enter. Truth is lacking, and he who departs from evil makes himself a prey. ~ Isaiah 59:14  725 BC  Israel  Prophet Historical Age, Dark...
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Reordering Rewards Cards

  We live in a society that rewards and honors corporate gangsters-corporate leaders who directly and indirectly plunder the earth’s resources and look out for the shareholders’ profits above all else-while subjecting the poor to a random and brutal...
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Praising Peace Yet Waging War – You Think?

It grieves me when contemporary heads of state deprive their citizens of illuminating truth. In the darkness of ignorance there is no harmony, no repose. Praising peace yet waging war, touting justice yet permitting civil rights abuses – such hypocrisy creates...