The Gospel According to John – 2017.12.17 Prophetic Movements The reading for today is revisionist narrative. It does not represent the teaching of Jesus. It is false and propagandistic, it represents the worst tendencies of the early church to stifle dissent among its members and sweep its competitors, the followers of John among them, […]Read more "A Homily – John 1:6 – 8, 19 – 28 ©"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 344, December 10th, 2017 Chapter One: Objective Jim watched the drama unfold, gathering data from a million instruments. The battle was spectacular, the movements of the fleet, the surprise, the gallantry, and the courage, it was a […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Seven, War; Part Forty-eight, Strategy, Collected Chapters"
Belief Beyond Knowing Does God exist? Does the universe, and do we human beings as a part of it, have a purpose beyond the fulfillment of our immediate desires? Is the entire construct we call reality just an accident, a random sequence of events that are completely unnecessary, un-called for, and as meaningful as the […]Read more "Faith Seeking Understanding"
Dangerous waters The turbulence of living With no shore in sight Tossed in the moonlight The cold dark sea, beneath me Falling in the trough I am alien Even the sea rejects me Clinging to the raft My divided heart Its beating, pounding rhythm Pump the ocean’s swell Dangerous waters The turbulence of living In […]Read more "Helpless"
The Gospel According to Mark – 2017.12.10 Prophetic Movements If there ever was a prophet named Isaiah, he did not predict the coming of John and Jesus. We know that this is true, because we believe that God, the creator of the universe, created it in freedom, and nothing is determined. […]Read more "A Homily – Mark 1:1 – 8 ©"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 337, December 3rd, 2017 Chapter One: Ground In war, the ground you occupy, the ground you move into, that ground determines everything. In space, ground is a euphemism for the matrix of complex actions occurring in multiple vectors. In […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Seven, War; Part Forty-seven, Tactics, Collected Chapters"
There is one reality, its nature is singular. We are one creation, the living universe. The uni-verse is. It is, we are, one word, one story, one saga, one song, one epic poem; all of time and space is one. It is a story filled with tragedies, but it has […]Read more "Contra Dissonata"