In response to the tsunami of open rebellion unleashed against Pope Francis by those who consider themselves “Conservative-Catholics” I discuss the simple but oft-ignored prophetic warning of Noah and how that Old-Testament type of the Vicar of Christ can help us to respect the St. Peter of our own day.
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I met Shane on YouTube. He identifies as a combination of Gnostic and Baptist. Among other things, Shane believes that Satan is not pure spirit, but has a human form with both male and female sexual organs. He was friendly, and we got along well in spite of our theological differences.
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I met Jana through Ben. She studied religion, but worked in television. She became a therapist after doing group-therapy as a research project for the “Being Erica” TV show, which Jana created and wrote. She is culturally Jewish, but identifies as a hedonist. It was a real pleasure chatting with her.
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It’s been more than a year since Ben’s first interview, so I reached out to do part 2. We talked mostly about Jordan Peterson’s ideas and how they relate to recent developments in the Unitarian Universalist (UU) world.
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This interview was vetoed by my guest, a Muslim man who shall remain unnamed to protect his identity. In this, my first ever post-mortem episode, I dissect the interview in an attempt to understand why it was killed.
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I met Judah through friends at a BBQ in the park this summer. He was raised Jewish, but never believed in God. He studied philosophy and creative writing and is a devoted father of twins. I enjoyed getting to know him a little better.
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