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Mean Girls and the Great and Spacious Building

August 20th, 2015 by G.

Mean girls bully everyone else to keep themselves on top.  So do mean guys.  I’m reading right now about the Barbarossa brothers in the Western Mediterranean.  They were more or less pirate kings.  Being pirate kings, they had no security.  Continued cruel atrocities kept themselves on top.

We can see that in the scriptures.  The great and spacious building runs on mean girl power.


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August 20th, 2015 10:30:34

Temple Temptations

February 03rd, 2015 by G.

There’s something going on with the story of Christ’s temptations in the Wilderness.

The story is natural for symbolic or ritual readings, since it has fantastic elements like Christ fasting for a biologically impossible but symbolically important number of days, or a mountain from which one can se the whole world, and since it starts Christ’s ministry.

But when you read the story that way, there is something odd going on in it. (more…)

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February 03rd, 2015 07:44:02

What the Logos Teaches Us About God, Creation, and Apostasy

September 22nd, 2014 by G.

Action Words

Action Words


Here is Nephi talking to his brothers: (more…)

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September 22nd, 2014 12:05:31

Christ is the Tree of Life

August 20th, 2011 by G.

An insightful use of symbolism to understand an Exodus episode. (more…)

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August 20th, 2011 08:10:20