#HubbleFriday At a distance of 56 million light-years and measuring 157,000 light-years across, M49 was the first member of the Virgo Cluster of galaxies to be discovered, and it is more luminous than any other galaxy at its distance or nearer: …
@RobinHood Don't forget to be extremely against the sin of sodomy, as defined by: The bible
Ezekiel 16:49 English Standard Version (ESV)
Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, excess of food, and prosperous ease, but did not aid the poor and needy.
In honor of yesterday’s Osteen ‘Taco Titles’ toot and @vishnu sharing about losing his Grammy to ChrisT; today, I give you Tomlin songs I’d like better with TACO in the title: 🌮 🌮 🌮
Good Good Taco
Taco, I Need You
How Great Is Our Taco
Taco of This City
I Lift My Taco
Here I Am to Taco
I'm curious to hear from others who have given thought to what a "deconstructed" engagement or wedding might look like?
I'm disinterested in practices rooted in patriarchy and capitalism, but am drawn to elements of ceremony and ritual to mark significant events and transformation. Would love your stories or thoughts- on the conceptual or practical details!
Lesser known fact: Science Mike was originally just called @mike. After a terrible motorcycle accident his body was rebuilt thanks to science. He then added science to pay respect.
"Perhaps quantum physics can help us reclaim what we’ve lost because our dualistic minds couldn’t understand or experience the living paradox that Jesus represents. Now science is confirming there is no clear division between matter and spirit. Everything is interpenetrating. As Franciscan scientist and theologian Ilia Delio says, “We are in the universe and the universe is in us.”
Any fellow Canadians out there? Alberta? Helloooooo!
Read this today:
“Taking a risk like [admitting your doubt] could mean being branded for life, that person who “used to have such a strong faith” but is now just another doubter who “doesn’t know what she believes anymore.” Church is too often the most risky place to be spiritually honest.”
-Pete Enns, The Sin of Certainty
was so awesome to meet you, and hear you speak in Edmonton!
Hope to see you again soon. much love, Canada. (Jordan, the "not white and tall" Rob Bell. ) @mike
Interconnectedness is well with my soul
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