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May 15

Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers, Series 2, Vol 12. by Philip Schaff
read in February, 2017
Leo the Great was the bishop of Rome from 440-461.

These letters and sermons written in his position as bishop are a mixture of the good (excellent pastoral work with defenses of orthodox Trinitarian doctrine against heresy), the bad (keeping various
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The End for Which God Created the World by Jonathan Edwards
read in February, 2017
A cogent argument that God made the world primarily for His glory. This primary end does not exclude another goal: our happiness. Since we were made to worship Him, our obedience to His design brings us delight and Him glory.

As an old American choral
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March 08

The Givenness of Things by Marilynne Robinson
read in March, 2017
Marilynne Robinson does her best to make “liberal” attractive again.

I don’t think she ever uses the word, and I don’t mean it here in the way that conservative talk shows do. She only occasionally advocates for more involvement of the state in our li
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