Tag Archives: Faith

Logos, Abyss, and Spirit


A couple of posts ago, I promised an exposition on the Trickster in the Bible. As it turns out, the subject is so vast that I needed a book rather than a few blog posts to explore it. I got … Continue reading

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Prayer vs. Meditation


The title of this blog makes it sound as if prayer and meditation are mutually opposed. I don’t hold this view, but I know that this is the predominant view among fundamentalist Christians, Jews, and Muslims. In this blog, I … Continue reading

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When Prayers Go Unanswered


The Bible is filled with all kinds of fantastic promises on the power of prayer to heal, reveal, change, restore, and provide. Jesus said things like, “Whatever you ask for in prayer, believing, you shall receive,” and “I tell you … Continue reading

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