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Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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We would like a church that again asserts that God, not nations, rules the

We would like a church that again asserts that God, not nations, rules the world, that the boundaries of God's kingdom transcend those of Caesar, and that the main political task of the church is the formation of people who see clearly the cost of discipl
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Relationships are all about trust and equality. If one person shares, then

Relationships are all about trust and equality. If one person shares, then the other person should share, too.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Somewhere out in the darkness, a phoenix was singing in a way Harry had nev

Somewhere out in the darkness, a phoenix was singing in a way Harry had never heard before: a stricken lament of terrible beauty.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

All human experiences, from the feeling of love, to the presence of God eme

All human experiences, from the feeling of love, to the presence of God emerge from various brain activity.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Our sense of a composition largely inheres in how we feel about the individ

Our sense of a composition largely inheres in how we feel about the individual parts; narrative arcs are almost always essential in drama but (unless there are lyrics involved) often less essential in music. All of this is, I suspect, again symptomatic of
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

you will perhaps missthe part of you that is gonebut do not fear:all is for

you will perhaps missthe part of you that is gonebut do not fear:all is for the best in the worldand soon you will not realize it is gone:you have either forgotten it entirely orit has come backalive
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My favourite country is Finland because once you get to a certain point, yo

My favourite country is Finland because once you get to a certain point, you can drive for hours without seeing a single person. I love peace and quiet - something I don't get very often.
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Don't try to teach a whole course in one lesson.

Don't try to teach a whole course in one lesson.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Eternal love’ (sanatan sneha) is indeed moksha [ultimate liberation].

Eternal love’ (sanatan sneha) is indeed moksha [ultimate liberation].
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Marriage becomes hard work once you have poured the entirety of your life’s

Marriage becomes hard work once you have poured the entirety of your life’s expectations for happiness into the hands of one mere person. Keeping that going is hard work.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Every man lives in two realms: the internal and the external. The internal

Every man lives in two realms: the internal and the external. The internal is that realm of spiritual ends expressed in art, literature, morals, and religion. The external is that complex of devices, techniques, mechanisms, and instrumentalities by means
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It's much easier to hate a memory. I would know.

It's much easier to hate a memory. I would know.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago