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On Being An “Apostle of Non-purity”

Salman Rushdie wrote, “Throughout human history, the apostles of purity… have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings.”  And he’s profoundly correct, for time and again the siren call for some mythical purity by political and/or religious demagogues has inflicted … Continue reading

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In Praise of Joshua Trees

Rev. Dr. Jim Nelson We’ve had some real heat lately, though not as severe as much of the country.  It has been mostly a desert heat, as it should be – it is where we live, after all.  Some of … Continue reading

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