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Re-Claiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World by John Shelby Spong
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Excellent book! A refreshing approach to the Bible, taking contemporary scholarship into consideration, as well as human experience. He does tend to focus on what the Bible is not saying, without perhaps spending enough time on what replaces the old ...more
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This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
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Wow! This book is both depressing and inspiring. Klein's vision for a better world really resonates with me, but the question is, will we ever get there? And will we get there in time? Will we succeed in counteracting the power of global corporations ...more
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This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
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Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
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You Are Not Going to Heaven by Wes Bergen
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Bad title. Good book. What I liked most about this book was its honesty. Bergen writes about the Bible-we-have versus the Bible-we-want and the God-we-have versus the God-we-want. In his view, the ultimate test of truth and value is human experience. ...more
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Living with a Wild God by Barbara Ehrenreich
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Charles M. Schulz
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.”
Charles M. Schulz

Joseph Heller
“Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.”
Joseph Heller

Anne Frank
“It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Robert Browning
“Who hears music, feels his solitude
Peopled at once.”
Robert Browning, The complete poetical works of Browning

E.B. White
“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.”
E.B. White

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