Day: July 17, 2011

Hard-wired to believe?

An Oxford study shows “people across many different cultures instinctively believe that some part of their mind, soul or spirit lives on after-death.”

Rim to Rim: I

Why had this journey mattered so much? I knew from walking the Santiago pilgrimage across Spain what a wonder it would be to stare back across the Grand Canyon and remember beginning at the far edge thirty-six hours before. And I knew that walking a long distance and watching the horizon change one step touches archetypal human memories.

Sunday, July 17

O the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways! “For who has known the mind of the Lord? Or who has been his counselor?” “Or who has given a gift to him, to receive a gift in return?” For from him and …

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