Monthly Archives: April, 2014

A poem of sorts


“When I walk where shadows only live and memories cling to the echos of silence, when I journey where the shade rules the sun and clouds the winds, when I wade where the river is silence and the waves are hushed, what Companion will I meet said my mind to my soul? Your life said …

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The Role of Bishops


Those who are ordained, or who will be ordained bishops have two choices, only two choices, as to what role they should or can play in the life of the Gathering of the Followers of Jesus Christ. This is in particular true of the 21st century church and even more true for small faith communities …

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A Response to an “evangelical”


The response in the right wing media to the President’s Easter Prayer Breakfast has been vicious, cynical, and hate filled. Bishop Gene Robinson has in particular been pointed out as one of their favourite targets! This is from a site called “Juicy Ecumenism…Institute of Religion and Democracy” which is an “evangelical” anti Obama site. In …

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The Three Days


These “Three Days” than ended Time and changed the Cosmos for ever, the three High Holy Days, have so much to teach us that we will never learn all of that on this side of the River! But if we can learn three of the lessons we will have learn much and those lessons are …

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THE LATEST KILLINGS


The idiot who wanted to kill Jewish folkes killed three people at the Jewish Community Center and the retirement community but none of them Jewish. Two Methodists and a Catholic but no Jews. The hate filled contemptible subhuman that did this and wanted to do more has roots deep in the founding of the US. …

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“prayer warrior?!”


OK what idiot came up with the term “prayer warrior”?! I mean is this some kind of an American “evangelical John Wayne” striking the enemies of God hip and thigh with a jaw bone of an ass!? And PLEASE do not do an injustice to Ephesians by claiming it as your “justification”! I was thinking …

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“Dry Bones Sunday”


This is what I call “Dry Bones Sunday” People who are uncomfortable with the notion of a literal resurrection don’t like the scriptural selections becuase these readings support and teach it. They just cannot wrap their minds around the concept of a Immortal Being unfettered by the laws of physics even though those “laws” have …

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The Bible is Not the Word of God and this not End Time!


The Bible is not the Word of God. Jesus is the Word of God. the Bible is an editorial review. The End of Time has already occurred for followers of the Word that is Jesus. It happen on Good Friday and Eternity began on Resurrection Day! Basically if you understand these two facts you are …

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All Male Priesthood


On an all male priesthood: I think that the notion of a cultic priesthood is the invention of and by imperialism in the institution. It fits nicely into the concept of the “Substitution” by providing a class necessary to re-present the Sacrifice of Calvary further since it was men who by the time the concept …

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Retirement?


If I ever develop dementia can I just stay stoned all the time besides according to the Federal guidelines on poverty I am approximately 400% yes 400% below the national poverty level! So if we can legalize wackie weed I want to spend my poverty rations on weed. Even the godless republican oligarchs will not …

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