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The Night Before…

On partying before the main event Its getting a little dark outside, and before too long little gangs of children will start donning their scary costumes and ‘visiting’ their... Read more

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Today I Went to Church..

...and not a hymn in sight Early this morning, when the street lamps were still on and the moon hung low over the mist, I went to church. The church in question met in a Golf... Read more


  • Alp Demons & (Pagan) Folk Beliefs

    Demons (Pagan) Folk Beliefs

    Before Christianity came to Europe, it was teeming with a dazzling variety of what are usually called “pagan” beliefs and rituals. Read more

    The 26 October 2012 by   Cris
  • Jesus Christ Did Not Die on the Cross – A Cardiologist’s Perspective Professor...

    Jesus Christ Cross Cardiologist’s Perspective Professor Nuri Rabwah

    Introduction In recent years, the crucifixion of Jesus Christ(as) has stimulated considerable interest. The inspiration received from the masterpiece of the... Read more

    The 09 October 2012 by   Kashifqdn
  • Creative Dissonance

    Preaching on the familiar I find myself this morning gearing up for another sermon in a series on Jesus’ instructions to his followers. Read more

    The 21 October 2012 by   Richardl
  • Depicting Non-Progressive Evolution

    Depicting Non-Progressive Evolution

    While working on the rhizomatic animism post the other day, I kept thinking about the old cliche that a picture is worth a thousand words. Read more

    The 11 October 2012 by   Cris
  • Shadow Catching with Edward S. Curtis

    Shadow Catching with Edward Curtis

    In the late 1990s I was introduced to Edward S. Curtis in what I suppose is the usual fashion: by collectors of his photogravures. Read more

    The 19 October 2012 by   Cris
  • Alienation and Animism

    Alienation Animism

    When I teach my anthropology of religion course, on the first day of class I ask students why they think religion exists or what purpose it serves. Read more

    The 28 October 2012 by   Cris
  • Xenu Meets Yakub

    Xenu Meets Yakub

    Over at The New Republic, Eliza Gray covers the bizarre dalliance between Scientology and Nation of Islam. At first blush, Louis Farrakhan and David Miscavige... Read more

    The 18 October 2012 by   Cris
  • Description of Jesus Christ – 1

    Description Jesus Christ

    FOR THE GLORY OF GOD THE FATHERJesus Christ and SatanYou came in my dining room late that Tuesday morning, standing over six feet tall and dressed simply in... Read more

    The 04 October 2012 by   Apostolate Of The Divine Heart
  • Rhizomatic Animism

    Rhizomatic Animism

    Last night I was reading Wooden Leg (1931), a classic ethnohistory about the famous Cheyenne warrior who fought at the Little Bighorn, and came across this... Read more

    The 08 October 2012 by   Cris
  • The God Box

    Thinking outside of the box. What a phenomena. Some are not really sure why it’s necessary, yet others cannot understand how some can live life without it. God’... Read more

    The 04 October 2012 by   Jenrene


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