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Prep Post #26: Crook Chp 15

The environment is definitely one of the most discussed issues in society as of now. Due partly to the globalization of society and partly because of science’s better understanding of nature and the earth, people no longer have the idea … Continue reading

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Prep Post #25: Kissling p358-72

(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fetus) In this reading, the discussion largely revolved around the fetus and its value as a person, talking about abortion from a relatively prochoice point of view. (http://sunherbal.com/faqs/pregnancy-and-chinese-herbal-medicines/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pregnancy-and-chinese-herbal-medicines) When discussing whether the fetus has rights, what often comes up is … Continue reading

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Prep Post #24: Crook Chp 13

The relationship between warfare and Christianity is one that is complicated and, I suppose, open to interpretation. The Bible’s take on war, especially the Old Testament, is less of an argument or philosophical viewpoint, and more of a grim reality, which is … Continue reading

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Prep Post #23: McKnight Article

(x) The Emerging Church is a movement that is meant to encompass most -if not all- denominations. However, some of the complaints that people have towards this movement is that they say it seems to be only there to please … Continue reading

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Prep Post #22: Religion & Politics

I found the articles that we read to be very interesting, because while these articles do raise up the awareness of how much religion and politics can and have been muddied into each other, and showcase the idea that America … Continue reading

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Prep Post #19: Hartshorne p1-26

(x) In our reading, one of the things that came up was the rejection of the belief that God is “perfect” in the literal sense of the word; I find this interesting because apparently, this interpretation of God stems from … Continue reading

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Response Post #7: Religious Undertones in “Lord of the Flies”

One of the more interesting things about “Lord of the Flies”, to me, is that it is so layered in its messages. The idea of a group of schoolboys being stranded on an island and slowly giving into their inner … Continue reading

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