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Song of the Sea

Drop the Hobbit, Go with the Selkie: Hour of the Wolf Movie Review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armiesand& Song of the Sea

Dan Persons | Posted 12.26.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

I give my thoughts on how Jackson wraps up this prequel tale in my review for Jim Freund's Hour of the Wolf, and also give my verdict on the much more engaging, Irish animated fantasy, Song of the Sea.

Manifest Melody: A Textual, Mystical Inquiry

Josh Fleet | Posted 06.16.2013 | Religion
Josh Fleet

Early yesterday, during my morning prayers, I came across an interesting passage in the Zohar -- the enigmatic, poetic, foundational opus of Jewish mysticism -- and soon, innumerable surprising connections were revealed.

A Place Called Hope

Shelly R. Fredman | Posted 12.14.2011 | Religion
Shelly R. Fredman

As O'Donohue says, "There is a place in you, still, where there is a seamlessness and tranquility. And the intention of prayer, spirituality, love, is to now and again visit that inner sanctuary."

The Biblical Roots Of Christian Song

Lorenzo Candelaria | Posted 06.20.2011 | Religion
Lorenzo Candelaria

Amid the great tensions, contradictions and reversals in their flight to the Promised Land, the Israelites glorified God. Liturgical singing in churches today glorifies Our Lord in the same way.