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Journey Through Lent - Claiming My Reconciliation

As I write this, we are on the cusp of the fourth week of lent. My original aspiration of doing a daily blog has gone amiss. 693 more words

The imperfect righteous

What if Christianity was a ticket to heaven?
And every baptized soul were angels on earth,
Then religion would be sanctified,
But,church walls are not painted with salvation… 120 more words

Poetry

Meat shops, Kebabs and a massacre

Some thoughts on March 23. // A paean to Indian Secularism.

On 23 March, 2003, 24 people were lined up and shot, somewhere in India. The victims included 11 men, 11 women and 2 children, including a 2 year old child. 1.046 more words

Krishna

A Book for All Seasons

The Imitation of Christ by Thomas à Kempis is, after the Bible, perhaps the best-known work of Christian spirituality, and one that I continually return to, not only in the penitential season of Lent but all year long. 345 more words

Religion

Shut Up & Think: Prayer as Peace and Prayer as a Gimmick

Three days ago, the centre of my wonderful home city, London, became the scene of a terrorist attack in which four innocent people were murdered and many more were injured. 2.011 more words

Birth & Death & The Bit In Between

Preparing for Death and what lies Beyond

Superstition and religion have historically been utilized to explain misery and suffering and the seemingly random acts of a cruel fate which often results in untimely death for so many human beings, but experience and adversity have always proved to be powerful teachers. 926 more words

Spiritual Transformation