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There is nothing common about common sense. . .

What will the courts make of this?  I have little confidence that common sense will win out.  Instead, I fear that the hysteria that has paraded as legal protection of a minority will prevail.  Why not give the boy his own dressing room?  It would surely be a better solution that to allow him to undress and shower with girls.  But what do I know. . .. . . Read All
State Court and an Excommunication. . .

State Court and an Excommunication. . .

You can read a news report of the facts of the case (at least as they were reported).  The Court’s opinion is in full here. The Court found:In concluding that the Pfeils’ claims must be dismissed, we do not  minimize  the concerns  that  brought  them  to  court.  We  recognize  that LaVonne Pfeil,  a  lifelong resident  of  Worthington  and  longstanding  member  of  the  St.  Matthew  congregation, believes that the Church’s statements besmirched her reputation and that of her deceased husband, Henry Pfeil, a grievous injury to the family name.  But the separation of church and  state, a  principle enshrined  in the  Minnesota  and  United  States  Constitutions, prevents a district  court  from  determining  the  merits  of  the  Pfeils’ dispute  with  their . . . Read All

Friday, November 6, 2015

Light for My Path Daily Devotion Bible Reading Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” And they said, “Some say John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” He said to them, […]

Friday of the 22nd Week After Trinity

Daily Lectionary: Jeremiah 8:18-9:12; Matthew 23:13-39 “I will make Jerusalem a heap of ruins, a den of jackals. I will make the cities of Judah desolate, without an inhabitant.” (Jeremiah 9:11) In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. Wow, Lord, tell us how yo…
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