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Books Reviews and Such

Eating Promiscuously – James McWilliams

You probably don’t expect an Anglican priest to write a blog post in favour of promiscuous behaviour, but that is precisely what I intend to do in this post. However, this post isn’t about promiscuity as it relates to our sexual behaviour, but rather the way in which we eat. Eating Promiscuously: Adventures in the Future…

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Reviews and Such Books

Eating Animals – Johnathan Safran Foer

I recently finished the book “Eating Animals,”by Johnathan Safran Foer.  Before I go any further I’d like to state for the record that I am not a vegetarian.  I approached this book as someone who eats meat and enjoys eating meat.  After finishing reading it, I would say that I’m not convinced enough by the arguments…

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Food Common Eating

Visits, Social Graces, CE – Week 12

Of the various parts of ministerial training and development that make me shake my head, the “yes, but that’s what we had to do,” approach to training is right up at the top.  Usually, it will relate to something like hospital visits, for example.  You’ll suggest that, wouldn’t it be a good idea if priests…