Monthly Archives: September 2015

Crusader Classic – 2015

“It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.” – Helen Keller When … Continue reading

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Pope Ride Rebound

“I’d sooner do without air than prayer.” – Mary Karr Since the announcement last year that the man in the white cape would be visiting Philadelphia, the most asked question of me had been, “Are you going to see the Pope?” My … Continue reading

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Denial of Denial

“God is the denial of denial.” – Matthew Fox My debates with atheists date back to late nights on the beach in Margate, New Jersey in the 1970s with my buddy Jackie. Fueled by cheap beer and rotgut wine we’d go … Continue reading

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Understanding: Optional

“I don’t quite understand about understanding poetry. I experience poems with pleasure: whether I understand them or not I’m not quite sure. I don’t want to read something I already know or which is going to slide down easily: there has … Continue reading

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Live For Another Day

On this tragic day in our country’s history, we honor those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, as well as remember the loved ones of the innocent people who lost their lives that day. I share with you … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe Everything You Think

“… reel that wild imagination back in…yeah, the mind’s a funny thing, don’t believe everything you think.” – Lee Brice It began when I read a bumper sticker on the car in front of me at a red light, and then my … Continue reading

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