Was the Mother of Jesus a Slave? SSL 304

Dr Candida Moss shares the work of Dr Mitzi J. Smith which brings to light the Greek wording in the gospel of Luke where Mary shares her enslaved identity.

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Spring Lavishly [SSL 302]

On lilies, remembrance, fasting, hope, rebirth and two poems to help us as we settle into this holiday week 2024. Don’t miss Part II ⬇️ at the substack page.

PART II: https://sparkmymuse.substack.com/publish/post/142762862



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Can Righteousness Include Contempt? [SSL 299]

Today, I’ll first bring you up to speed on my catastrophic website and email issues, but more importantly I’ll do a reflection on the relationship between righteousness and contempt. Thanks for being here!

Check out what is in store, just for you, at the companion page (PART 2)


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Alternate Ascension Day [SSL 298]

Today, I’ll bring a little something from my own experience and a theologian of the last century, Sergius N. Bulgakov regarding the coming of the Kingdom. 

There’s a lot more at the companion page so don’t miss that. companion page (PART 2)

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How to Eat Angel’s Bread [SSL 297]

Today, we read from Fr. Gabriel Bunge book on what Evagrius Ponticus (345-399 CE) meant by Angel’s Bread (the virtue) to combat the vice Dragon’s Wine. See companion page (PART 2) for the book link, additional audio, and a personal reflection.

Once you listen, visit the companion page for part 2: https://sparkmymuse.substack.com/p/how-to-eat-the-bread-of-angels-ssl


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