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The Dead Man Came Out

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Allowing or Causing Near the end of Batman Begins, Batman (Christian Bale) confronts Ra’s al Ghul (Liam Neeson) in a speeding train. After a fierce fight, it becomes plain that Batman has won, and Ra’s al Ghul expects to be … Continue reading

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Peter’s Reinstatement

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Peter was downcast after the initial joy of Jesus’ resurrection. He couldn’t forget that he had denied Jesus after boasting of his loyalty. Even though Jesus had anticipated his desertion, Peter knew he could no longer expect to be part … Continue reading

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Meditation on Psalm 131

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Psalm 131 is only three verses, but the second verse has always nagged at me. But I have calmed and quieted myself,     I am like a weaned child with its mother;     like a weaned child I am content. Why a … Continue reading

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