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God Is Big: How Facebook Helped Jana Riess Grieve

Is it true that Facebook has a policy of shutting down a FB account when the owner dies — much to the distress of friends and family members who continue to visit the site.

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Wrestling With the Bible: Is God Inspecting My Thoughts?

Does God judge our thoughts?

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The Talking Pew: Jesus “Decides”

By Barbara Falconer Newhall We are utterly known and loved by God, the psalmist declares. God searches us out. God knows our sitting down and our standing up. God discerns our thoughts. There is not a word on our lips that God does not know. That’s scary. I like being loved and known by God, [...]

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GodsBigBlog: Where — American — Jewish Women Must Move Aside for Men

“Precious Jewish daughter, please move to the side when a man approaches.” So read a number of signs hanging on trees in Williamsburg, a mostly Hasidic Jewish community in Brooklyn,

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Book Openers: Why Are All Those Catholics – So Darned Catholic?

What makes all those Catholics so tenaciously Catholic? The Rev. Robert Barron would say – the Incarnation.

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