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by W4TVQ
January 14th, 2005, 1:46 pm
Forum: Green Fields
Topic: Let us pray?
Replies: 18
Views: 28111

"Those two beliefs (and every other variant on them) can exist simultaneously and not be in real conflict precisely because God is infinite." Indeed. When I post opinions, it is always with the unspoken "as I see it from where I am on the road at this moment." I've gotten into trouble on occasion fo...
by W4TVQ
January 12th, 2005, 5:32 pm
Forum: Green Fields
Topic: Let us pray?
Replies: 18
Views: 28111

I am reminded here of an old hymn that goes like this: Prayer is the soul's sincere desire, Uttered or unexpressed; The motion of a hidden fire that trembles in the breast. (Hymns are the richest source of good theology available to us.) I think that tells me that while I am blathering on with my pr...
by W4TVQ
January 7th, 2005, 1:50 pm
Forum: Green Fields
Topic: Martin Luther and Banana Peel
Replies: 4
Views: 14291

I missed the movie (but I did get a lot of Luther in the Lutheran seminary!!). Luther was and is one of my favorite people, because he was uncompromisingly human: profoundly dedicated to God and as earthy and unpretentious as a rubber tire. I've held in the past, and still do, that there are two str...