Category Archives: Purpose and Meaning

Does Eminem Get the Gospel?

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Does Eminem Get the Gospel? Legend has it that The Times once sent an inquiry to famous authors, asking the question, “What’s wrong with the world today?” To which G.K. Chesterton responded: “Dear Sir, I am. Yours, G.K. Chesterton.” Eminem’s … Continue reading

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God Bless Us, Every One!

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God Bless Us, Every One! Just before the light of Christmas morning beams into Scrooge’s newly minted heart, the gloom of Christmas Yet-to-Come settles deep within the bowels of his soul. Of all the apparitions, this is the one Scrooge … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Christmas Present: A Journey Into Joy

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The Ghost of Christmas Present: A Journey Into Joy From the prison to the poor-house, Scrooge discovers what life requires of us who have been given so much.  He also learns what life exacts from others when we hoard our … Continue reading

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