Monthly Archives: August 2010

Is it possible to do violence to a text?

When I read a text, I feel that it is important to read that text “on its own terms,” insofar as I am able.  By this, I mean reading it in its original context as best as I can understand … Continue reading

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A Prayer

YHWH, your mercies are new in the morning and great at night. You are faithful to your promises, remembering your covenant to children, and to children’s children. YHWH God, my sins are great. I stand before you as Israel: broken … Continue reading

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