Category Archives: economy

In Times Like These

13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. 14 Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord. … Continue reading

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Sanctuary at Advent

24 And after those days his wife Elisabeth conceived, and hid herself five months… 39 And Mary arose in those days, and went into the hill country with haste, into a city of Juda; 40 And entered into the house of Zacharias, and … Continue reading

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Fuck the Poor

As I live, declares the Lord God, your sister Sodom and her daughters have not done as you and your daughters have done. Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, excess of … Continue reading

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The Shattering of Illusion

You rabble—how long do I put up with your scorn? How long will you lust after lies? How long will you live crazed by illusion? Psalm 4:2 (The Message) My first post for 2014!  I know it’s been a while, … Continue reading

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Greed Is Good*

  * Referring to Gordon Gekko’s famous quote from the movie, Wall Street: The point is ladies and gentlemen that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.  He that is greedy for gain troubleth his own house Proverbs … Continue reading

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“The Least of These…”

Scripture reference: Matthew 25: 31-46 I picked up this article on the BBC Website, “US ends food stamp benefits as Congress debates more cuts”. For a “Christian” nation, this ought to evoke outrage and shame.  Here, people who are trying … Continue reading

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And The Band Played On…

Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools  Romans 1:22 (21st Century King James Version) My take on this whole budget issue in Washington?  It’s nothing more than a pissing contest between House Republicans goaded by the Tea Party, and … Continue reading

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