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Public Pagan attempts to affect history predate Trump

TWH — Some Pagans have responded to the Trump presidency with calls for public magical interventions, similar to other Pagan attempts to change history. Memories of many prior attempts, however, have

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The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

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This Week Tree of Life Mourns then Celebrates with Music

Ann and Bob Tirk in their Choir tour T-shirts. It is going to be very busy at Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 5603 Bull Valley Road in McHenry.   First, Friday evening and Saturday a

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Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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Attorney General Sessions Again Narrows Avenues for Asylum

New guidance further undermines U.S. asylum system and constitutes yet another assault on the rights of immigrant communities.

3 days ago

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Reverend Tom's Reflections on Paul Tillich's book Courage To Be

Tillich's work, The Courage to Be , published in 1952 was read widely, including by people who would not normally read religious books.   A lot of college students in the 50’s and 60’s had a copy of t

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Midweek Message from our Assistant Minister-July 17, 2018

There is a spider that lives in my living room window between the screen and the glass. I have always been terrified of spiders, but having the glass between us let me feel safe. I know that they eat

3 days ago

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville (Site / Info)

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RE This Week – July 17th

Summertime summertime sum sum summertime…</strong> Summer Religious Education for grades 1-5 will take place Sundays, July 15- August 26 at 10:30 and we’ll meet at Waters House. Here is the schedule:

3 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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“Runa,” My Poem’s Illuminating Translation from Verse to Music

By Richard Hoffman | Friends ask me, “How was your trip to Prague?” and I tell them that Prague is as beautiful as everyone says. I’m thinking, as I say this, that sometimes, in a world with Instagram

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Not quite treason

The president, talking to his two remaining friends, said "I thought it was a really amazing time" yesterday. Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson "get it." No collusion! Putin confirmed it! Retired Navy s

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Review: Book by Nancy Vedder-Shults

The World is Your Oracle: Divinatory Practice For Tapping Your Inner Wisdom And Getting The Answers You Need by Nancy Vedder-Shults, Quarto Publishing Group USA 2017,240 pages (Also available as an e-

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Rand Paul's bark

One of the professional contrarians in the Senate, that other guy from Kentucky, is often good for an unexpected take on things. When push comes to shove, he usually gets right in line with the rest o

3 days ago

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Summer Circles – Making Connections!

Are you interested in meeting people who attend UU Schenectady this Summer and getting to know them better? Would you like to connect on a deeper level with them and with yourself and explore your own

3 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Why Russiagate looks like nothing but an attempt to deflect criticism of the DNC

For the first forty-five years of my life, I treated polls the way most people do: I cited them when they supported me and ignored them when they didn't. That changed in 2000 when the polls said Gore

3 days ago

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92 of 99 Weight Loss Smoothies: Strawberry Grapefruit Magic

Strawberry Grapefruit Magic Recipe1/2 Cup Strawberries – frozen½ Grapefruit peeled1 Lemon peeled2 cups Arugula4 cups Spinach1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1 scoop protein powder2 cups almond milk1 tsp Matcha Gr

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What Hungary’s “Cautionary Tale” Can Offer the United States

A new report from UUSC examines how the United States is quickly following Hungary down the path to dismantle asylum.

3 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)

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Black Deaths

It may go without saying Upon seeing my brown face That I will always And emphatically insist that Black Lives Matter. I have heard the arguments And listened patiently to the counterpoint Knowing I a

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Today in the wood shop.

I have been working on Arkansas Governor's Quality Award bases. My hope is to have them ready to assemble before I leave for Indiana on Friday where I'll teach for a week at the Marc Adams School of W

3 days ago

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Somewhere on the other side of abundance lives gluttony, a state in which we grab all that we can in a frenzy of desire, out of touch with what we really need, with what would truly make us feel satis

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15 Random Thoughts From Mystic South

The second Mystic South conference was even better than the first, and not just because the hotel air conditioning stayed on the whole time. Here are my thoughts and observations from a wonderful week

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“Dietland” by Sarai Walker ****

It’s super fun to be totally engaged in a book. I think this book hits a lot about diet culture, rape culture and the male gaze while just being a blast to read. I look forward to more books by Sarai

3 days ago

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Pagan Community Notes: BBC petition, Cherry Hill Seminary, Arnold Crowther, and more

As we reported in the past, a U.K.-based petition has been making its way around the internet. Its mission is to urge the BBC to be more considerate of Pagan religious views. Created in January 2018 b

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