Browsing All posts tagged under »religion«

Ondskap

juli 31, 2011

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I går så jeg minnekonserten i Domkirka på TV. Noe av det sterkeste var Karpe Diem, der ulike verdensreligioner møtes i ei gruppe. Den siste uka opplever jeg at det har blitt mer stuereint å være religiøs. Man skulle tro at møtet med ondskapen ville få religiøse overbevisninger til å smuldre bort. I stedet forsterkes […]

Universalisme

mars 13, 2011

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Jeg vender piggene ut med en gang noe blir påstått å være gyldig for alle mennesker, altså såkalte universelle sannheter. Tankene går med en gang til vestlig imperialisme og våre overgrep mot andre kulturer opp gjennom historien. En god del kvekere er universalister. De anser seg ikke nødvendigvis som kristne og tror at Gud kan […]

Set me free

juni 3, 2008

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Patti Smith: Privilege (Set Me Free) I see it all before me: the days of love and torment; the nights of rock-and-roll. I see it all before me. Sometimes my spirit’s empty; don’t have the will to go on. I wish someone would send me energy. Give me something. Give me something to give. Oh, […]

Reading the Bible

mai 5, 2008

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It’s time for me to buy a new one. My old one is probably on the bottom of some box not unpacked since the last time I moved, 4 years ago, and has underlined things that I no longer find important. I’ve started over so many times since I read in it last time, it’s […]

In God’s image

april 10, 2008

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God makes no mistakes – kind of a sermon

mars 30, 2008

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This was originally posted on my regular english blog. You’ll find it here, along with two very good comments. I usually avoid reading stuff that I know I’ll find repulsive, sick and frightening. I don’t think that’s unusual for any person. To make this post I felt forced to do some research. I started out […]