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Remembering Phyllis Tickle: As Prophet and Portable Pastor
Jon M. Sweeney
Author of Inventing Hell, The Pope Who Quit, The Enthusiast
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Daily Meditation: The Journey Of Lent
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness
Contemplative Authors We Lost in 2015
Author, 'Befriending Silence'
2015 was a year of loss for the Christian contemplative community. Two authors renowned as living contemplatives died this year, along with two others who if not known as contemplatives certainly expressed friendship and support for the contemplative path in their work.
Sinner, Savior, or Both: Reflections on Jesus, Salvation, and Phyllis Tickle's Memorial Service
Pastor, author, speaker, host of Darkwood Brew, an online spir...
Most Christians claim that Jesus cannot be both sinner and savior. Yet when Jesus was baptized in the Jordan River, Luke tells us plainly that this baptism was for "repentance for the forgiveness of sins." Why would someone without sin undergo a baptism of repentance?
Phyllis Tickle: A Personal Reflection
Author, 'Fresh Air: The Holy Spirit for an Inspired Life'
Phyllis Tickle died in her sleep this week, after four months of living with cancer. Phyllis is known to the publishing world as a powerhouse.
Phyllis Tickle, Rest In Peace
Tony Jones is the author of DID GOD KILL JESUS? (HarperOne, 2015)
Phyllis Tickle was there on the worst day of my life. More accurately, the morning after the worst night of my life. There she sat, along with Doug Pagitt, on the patio outside of her room at the Town & Country Resort in San Diego.
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Phyllis Tickle Dead: Beloved Religion Writer Dies At 81
The author died peacefully in her sleep, according to her family.
Author Phyllis Tickle: 'The Dying Is My Next Career'
What Is the Soul?
Author of five books including Hijacked by Your Brain
How an Episcopal Priest Is Using Stories and Humor to Teach Others About Christianity
Professor, Public Intellectual, & Priest
The Bible is funny -- the stories of Sarah and Jonah and Zaccheus and Zachariah crack me up every time I read them; so do some of the conversations between Moses and the Israelites... We miss some of the wit and rhyme in translations, but much is still there in English."
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Inclusive Jesus (and Others at Wild Goose) Now on the West Coast Too
New York Times best-selling author
I'm still hungry for the community faith can provide when its not busy judging others. I want to share that good news. And Wild Goose Festival is the place I've discovered that shares that vision.
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