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🙃💀# #BoilerFailureDitty [0800 September30/2018 Mum managed to snatch some kip in-between the numerous murmors of a glass being banged on the wood of the bedside thingy–accompanied by the plaintiff cry of a very elderly person (not me—I’m plain #elderly) saying ‘I’m cold’ or ‘it’s cold’ and the electric water heater blazed away the pounds without […]

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Why We Misunderstand the Beatific Vision

Originally posted on Soliloquium:
I’ve been reading Hans Boersma’s helpful and interesting book Seeing God: The Beatific Vision in Christian Tradition (Eerdmans 2018). For a while I’ve been wanting to learn more about this intriguing and often neglected doctrine, so now I’m finally getting around to it. The beatific vision is widespread throughout the early…

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Guest Post: Entropy, Life and the Kingdom of God

Originally posted on Science and Belief:
The Crab Nebula, a stellar explosion, a little hard to put back into an ordered state. Photo: Robert Sullivan/ Hubble – creative commons @flickr.com That brilliant and entertaining atheist Steven Pinker has defined ‘the ultimate purpose of life, mind, and human striving: to deploy energy and information to fight…

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