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Literature Review: Taking Jesus Seriously

Literature Review: Taking Jesus Seriously

A contextual review of the literature.   Jethani, Skye (2020). What If Jesus Was Serious ? Moody Publishers. Jethani, Skye (2022). What If Jesus Was Serious about the Church? Moody Publishers.   I never thought I would be seriously reviewing Christian pop...

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What is Education, and Why are Educational Policies Failing?

What is Education, and Why are Educational Policies Failing?

Is 'Schooling' Education? Or is it behaviour modification, and is it that necessarily a bad thing?   What I am suggesting is that the problem is not so much around the institutional commitment to modify behaviour for socialisation, but much, much, more that...

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Please Read Carefully

Please Read Carefully

I was recently shocked by email replies to a short comment I made, as what I thought was a extending out a hand of friendship with an intelligent comment.   The replies were hostile in the first case, and extremely annoyed in the second. Both replies...

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Extraordinary Times and the Wisdom of Ages

Extraordinary Times and the Wisdom of Ages

“…it's one of these moments where you feel like an era has come to an end and the world is a little emptier,” so spoke the wisdom of Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles, on the occasion of the passing of Olivia Newton-John.   In a matter of only a few days, two...

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