What We Read This Week

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


Two Ways of Pronouncing ‘Amen’

Even after all these years on Sirius XM, a radio listener can still call the Busted Halo Show with a question for Father Dave that he’s never been asked before. That’s what happened on a recent show when a caller asked: “AH-men versus AY-men … Is there a correct way to pronounce it?”Read Full Article

From busted halo


Why Honeybees Are The Wrong Problem To Solve

Sarah Bergmann is on to something much bigger than honeybees.…Read Full Article

From npr


Smart urn of the future nurtures a tree with the ashes of a loved one

Our goal is to become the biggest international construction company to solve problems of accommodation around the globe. When there won’t be enough space on Earth for humanity to live, we are ready to be first to start building on Mars…Read Full Article

From treehugger


‘I had a meatmare’: Why flesh haunts the dreams of vegetarians

An important part of nurturing faith in children is allowing and encouraging them to doubt. Children need to have the freedom to question, to push back, to imagine new futures, to say, “But what if?” Children need to know that doubt is not antithetical to faith. Rather, doubt is not only permissible, but also healthy. Doubt enriches faith. Doubt is faith’s dance partner….Read Full Article

From grist


Zoot Suits: A Fashion Movement that Sparked Mexican American Resistance

This June marks the 74th anniversary of the Zoot Suit Riots, a series of weeklong race riots that swept Los Angeles in the summer of 1943. The spirit lives on today…Read Full Article

From Yes!magazine

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Categories: History, Religion, science, Technology, Thought

Author:Wood Lake Publishing

At Wood Lake Publishing we are passionate about supporting and encouraging an emerging form of Christianity, which is rooted in ancient wisdom and attentive to the movement of spirit in our day. Visit us online at woodlakebooks.com


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