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Wrestling with the Bible: I’m Knocking — Futilely? — on Heaven’s Door

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Isaiah laments, “O, that you would tear open the heavens and come down . . . ” My sentiments exactly. Why doesn’t God break out of God’s hiddenness and silence once in a while and explain a few things? Like why are we here? Why do we have to die? Why [...]

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