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Your Top 10 Blog Posts in 2011

This is a continuation of my top 10 series for 2011.  In the next couple of posts,  I will blog about the top 10 blogs I enjoyed in 2011, the top 10 books I read, the top 10 cities I … Continue reading

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Praying with Walter Brueggemann

The Noise of Politics We watch as the jets fly in with the power people and the money people, the suits, the budgets, the billions. We wonder about monetary policy because we are among the haves, and about generosity because … Continue reading

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Walls or Bridges: Connecting with Occupy Wall Street in Your City

It’s been close to two weeks since I wrote my first post on the Occupy Wall Street movement. There was a lot of reaction to my blog entry, positive and negative, public and private, more than I expected.  Talking about … Continue reading

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This Week with Henri Nouwen

“Action with and for those who suffer is the concrete expression of the compassionate life.” p. 120   “Honest, direct confrontation is a true expression of compassion.  As Christians, we are in the world without being of it. It is … Continue reading

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The Power of Polycentric Movements – Occupy Wall Street Goes Global – 80+ Countries, 1,500+ Cities

“At bottom, riots are always the language of the unheard” – Martin Luther King Jr. Having spent 24 straight hours at Occupy Wall Street in NYC on October 5th – 6th, I wanted to write up a series of blog … Continue reading

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