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Russian novelist, Christian anarchist, philosopher and moral thinker.
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Concert pianist and comedian affectionately known as 'The Clown Prince of Denmark.'
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"What denomination?" asked the clerk. "Oh, good heavens! Have we come to this?"
said the woman. "Well, give me 50 Catholic and 50 Baptist ones."
--Pastor Jim Patrick, Salt and Light, Indianola, IA
The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save.
He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love,
he will rejoice over you with singing.
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare
feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Born in Lebanon, Gibran was an American philosopher, novelist and poet.
A sense of humor is...needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter
on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.
--Hugh Sidey (1927-2005)
American journalist and author, Sidey worked for Life and Time magazines.
New on The Religion Network!
A Jewish boy in grade school
was listening to his Hebrew
teacher quoting the Shema.
"The L-rd our G-d is One,"
the teacher declared.
"When will He be two?"
the youngster asked.
A confirmation student was
asked to list the Ten
Commandments in any order.
"3, 6, 1, 8, 4, 5, 9, 2, 10, 7."
A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a downcast spirit dries up the bones.
Revised Standard Edition Bible
Coach Is Allowed to Pray With Team
NY Times, July 28, 2006
football coach has won his legal fight to
take part in pregame prayer Judge Dennis
Cavanaugh of the United States District
Court for New Jersey ruled Tuesday that
Marcus Borden, the coach at East
Brunswick High School, can bow his head
and bend down on one knee during
Last fall, he had been barred from
doing so by the East Brunswick Board