Daybook.

I missed this the first time, but in my experience, the biggest ever group of idiots, those who swallowed the kool aid good and hard, and ruined their lives, were my generation. But, once you start looking at the breakdowns of the numbers at a regional and local level, some interesting patterns start to emerge. Continue Reading

Patristics: Polycarp.

One of the problems we have within the church is that we do not read or understand the old stuff. This is a translation of Polycarp’s letter to the Phillipians. Well the first chapter. Tradition notes that Polycarp knew the apostles — he lived from the apostolic age until his martyrdom. He has one known Continue Reading

1 July 19

As it is the first day of the month: the lectionary posts are from the revised common lectionary at Bible Gateway. I usually use the New American Standard Bible as it is accurate: at times I use the English Standard Bible because it is almost as accurate and reads better. 7 Beloved, I am not writing Continue Reading