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Dialogue on the Import of Covenants

The following is a transcript of an email discussion that took place in mid-July with Ryan Hodges, a Christian from British Colombia. This is the second part of a two-part post; the first part, presented last month, looked at the … Continue reading

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Dialogue on Old Testament Stories

This post is a transcription of an email discussion that took place in mid-July with Ryan Hodges, a Christian from British Columbia who has been dissatisfied with nominal Christianity, and recently come across the writings of Quakers. In the following … Continue reading

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A Review of Friends Library Website

Friends Library is a recently launched website that is dedicated to the “the preservation and free distribution of early Quaker writings.” At present, 106 books are available for free download in multiple editions and digital formats with a number also … Continue reading

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April 2020

It’s good to seeSpring doesn’t stopWhen confronted by Man’sAdversity. It’s good to feelThe fullness of lifeWhen reminded of ourFragility. It’s good to knowThe goodness of GodWhen taken aback byNecessity.

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Some Observations on Revelation 10:5-7

And the angel which I saw stand upon the sea and upon the earth lifted up his hand to heaven, And sware by him that liveth for ever and ever, who created heaven, and the things that therein are, and … Continue reading

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The Ubiquitous War of the Lamb

Man is the land where. . . two kings fight; and whatever is good and holy belongs to the one king, and whatever is evil and unclean belongs to the other; and there is no communion or peace between them. … Continue reading

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Questionnaire

In early November, I received an email from Sergio de Moura, an adjunct professor at a university named UNILAB, which is located in Redenção, Brazil. Sergio informed me that although Brazil has more than 200 million inhabitants, the country has … Continue reading

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The Rose That Bare Gesù

There is no rose of such virtue As is the rose that bare Gesù. For in this rose contained was Heaven and earth in little space; Res miranda. [a wonderful thing] The angels sungen the shepherds to: Gloria in excelsis … Continue reading

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Some Observations on John’s Second Epistle

For many deceivers have come forth into the world, who do not acknowledge the coming of Jesus Christ in the flesh; such is the deceiver and the antichrist. Look to yourselves, so as not to lose what we have done … Continue reading

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On Redemption in John 11

He who expects to arrive at . . . the union of the soul with God, by means of consolation and comfort, will find himself mistaken. For, having sinned, we must expect to suffer, and be in some measure purified, … Continue reading

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