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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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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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The Writing Room: Almost Done, Sorta

My book is close to done. I’ve been working on it for nigh on to 13 years now. Can’t imagine what it will feel like to have it done-ish.

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GodsBigBlog: The Hagia Sophia – Where Christianity and Islam Meet

As a Christian living in a mostly Christian country, I’ve never really known how it feels to have one’s faith and its most cherished symbols obliterated by a colonizing force. Until I stepped inside the Hagia Sophia.

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