Category Archives: Christianity

The Primary Scripture!

​If I could pick one verse from scripture, and claim that everything else – not just scripture, but everything else – should take account of it, this would be the one: “The Lord created me [Wisdom] at the beginning of … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas from Buxtehude!

​Magnificat anima mea, BuxWV Anh. 1 I am a Flower of Sharon and a Rose in the Valley My hope that these will work are not high.

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When a Church is Not a Church!

State Police alerted after Nazareth College students of Muslim faith attend Penfield church “After their student status was confirmed, the police dropped the matter.” Was this necessary? Was even checking the students story necessary? I have been to this Church … Continue reading

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David Brooks Claims Democrats More Culturally Conservative Than Republicans!

Too bad my comment on David Brooks’ op-ed in the Times missed the boat. It’s one of my best.   He wonders if the conventions give the impression that the Democratic party is now the more patriotic – is now … Continue reading

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Wash Me Thoroughly [Sung Thruly] – Skewering Republicans in Classical Style

I made this video myself, a Medley of Pictures of Shameless Amoral People set to “Wash Me Thruly,” a duet by Handel. That’s right: “Thruly,” not “Thoroughly.”

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Some Evangelical Leaders are Amoral!

If you are a religious leader who supports Donald Trump you cannot be ignorant that Donald Trump does not stand for, indeed whose reprehensible purposes stand against, the principles you purport to believe in.  This! to get some things from … Continue reading

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Comment on Pragmatism that Missed the Boat at the New York Times

You caught my interest straightaway by calling yourself “Pragmatist” and you fulfill it in saying, “In Trump, they see someone who doesn’t care about religion, but is more likely to support their views if it elects him.” You immediately go on … Continue reading

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