Tag Archives: redemption

Amazing Grace

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In these troubled times, I appreciate more than ever the spiritual Amazing Grace, especially the first stanza: Amazing grace how sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now I’m found. Was blind but now … Continue reading

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WHOSE CHILD IS THIS?

By Anthony J. Marsella Whose Child is This?  Whose child is this?  Is this child an Iraqi . . . an Israeli . . .  a Chechnyan . . . an Afghani . . . a Kurd . . . … Continue reading

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Taking responsibility for one’s own behavior: Yom Kippur

“Yom Kippur,” Hebrew for “Day of Atonement,” was instituted during Biblical times and mandated in Leviticus. It is considered to be the most significant … Continue reading

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