Daily Archives: September 22, 2018

First Impressions Of Suriname

As is sometimes the case [1], I thought it would be worthwhile to record my somewhat sleep-addled first impressions of Suriname upon arriving here early this morning.  In stark contrast to St. Lucia, there were no encouragements to participate in … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Seven Storey Mountain

The Seven Storey Mountain:  An Autobiography Of Faith, by Thomas Merton In finishing this book I have completed the task of reading the books that various contemplative Christians have viewed as the 25 books that all Christians should read.  I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Institutes Of The Christian Religion

Institutes Of The Christian Religion, by John Calvin I likely would never have read this book, despite my considerable curiosity about Calvin and his religious system [1], had this book not been included as one of the twenty five books … Continue reading

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