New today: David Heim talks to Paul Knitter, the Bible passages that define us, did God send that grounder to punish Daniel Murphy?

November 3, 2015

Daily lectionary readings: Psalm 51; Micah 6:1-8John 13:31-35

Saints, commemorations, and other witnesses from the cloud: Charles Borromeo (Catholic calendar), Johannes CocceiusFrancis DvornikWilfred Owen

New today from the Century

The way open to other ways, interview by David Heim. "Buddhism has not just provided the flashlight with which I have discovered what was in the Christian basement," says Paul Knitter, Buddhist Christian. "It has also added to that basement."

What's your story? by Laura Kelly Fanucci. I turned Phyllis Tickle’s question over and over in my head, wondering whether there was a single Bible story that gave patterns to my life.

Did God send that grounder to punish Daniel Murphy? by Steve Thorngate. To Mark Joseph Stern, Murphy has the wrong opinion on sexuality, so Murphy is bad, and his embarrassing error in the World Series is a victory for the good people.

Once in a while we should say what is,” a poem by Brian Doyle


A brief review of Walking Backwards to Christmas, by Stephen Cottrell

In the news

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'Chaplains' documentary goes to battlefield, prison

In the CCblogs network 

Should our children submit or subvert? by Cindy Brandt

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