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3 years ago  ::  Jan 21, 2015 - 10:33PM #1
MsTopaz
Posts: 407
So sad to hear of the passing of Marcus Borg. He made such a difference to me.

 
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3 years ago  ::  Jan 22, 2015 - 7:09AM #2
Jupiter6208
Posts: 2,483
Oh no! That is sad. I loved his books.
"A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person."  Dave Berry
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3 years ago  ::  Jan 23, 2015 - 10:43AM #3
RJMcElwain
Posts: 3,013

I had the good fortune of hearing  him once when he did one of his three day lecture series in Kansas City. And his books are very readable.


A real lose.

Robert J. McElwain

"The strongest reason for people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government." (Supposedly)Thomas Jefferson

"He who is not angry when there is just cause for anger is immoral."
St. Thomas Aquinas

One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors. Plato
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3 years ago  ::  Jan 25, 2015 - 1:38PM #4
Nino0814
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I found his ideas very helpful; especially his concept of the undefined "something more". 

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3 years ago  ::  Jan 25, 2015 - 4:37PM #5
Dutch777
Posts: 9,144

A fine human being; an insightful theologian; a first rate author. He will be missed indeed.

The Path
To Moon
lake
Doesn't Go
There.

So Walk
Your own
DharmaPath
And Be
Mindful

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