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“I am willing.”

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This morning in my Synoptics class, we were studying the first chapter of Mark and discussing the final verses. Of course, people have written volumes about the cleansing of the leper, but in the final moments of class, the professor asked the seminarians (or laity, like me) about how they would evangelize this to people who had never read it. I didn’t get the chance to speak, so here’s my thoughts on Mark 1:40-45. Read the rest of this entry »


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February 8, 2012 at 1:28 pm

What flows in should also flow out

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These past few weeks have involved grueling travel, a visit with my brother, and dealing with illness at home. As I was travelling to Salt Lake City, I received an airplane crash-course about the Great Salt Lake and Mormonism from a criminal defense attorney. What I took from it—that what flows into it never flows out—reminds me of why I don’t ever want to be a stinking dead sea. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 25, 2012 at 5:39 pm

The Eternal Week

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