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Bob Dylan Says He Would Have Liked to Teach Theology

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Bob Dylan tells AARP Magazine if he had it to do all over again he’d be a theology teacher: Bob Dylan Says He Would Have Liked to Teach Theology. Listen to Patti Smith sing “A Hard Rain’s a Gonna Fall” after the jump:

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Examining Paul through the eyes of a classicist

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In U.S. Catholic, Sarah Ruden, puts St. Paul’s teachings into their historical context. “The ancient institution of marriage is a fairly brutal one . . . and it just chews individuals up, especially women . . .” We can credit St. Paul with the idea of love marriage: Examining Paul through the eyes of a classicist. (Above: my family after my second was born.)

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‘Defenders of the Unborn’ by Daniel K. Williams

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Gandhi

The New York Times reviews a new book about the history of the pro-life movement, Defenders of the Unborn, “For much of its history the fight to restrict abortion was a progressive cause.” Read the piece here: ‘Defenders of the Unborn’ by Daniel K. Williams. We also recommend Charles C. Camosy’s book, Beyond the Abortion Wars: A Way Forward for a New Generation.

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