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Hilary Clinton Threatened By Black Man

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Ah, The Onion, ever-adept jabber of finger into cultural bruises:

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Hillary Clinton Threatened By Black Man

May 1, 2007 | Issue 43•18

Hillary Clinton Threatened By Black Man

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May 1, 2007 at 10:10 am

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The new command (readings for Sunday, May 6, 2007)

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Fifth Sunday of Easter: May 6, 2007
John 13:31-35, Revelation 21:1-6, Acts 11:1-18, Psalm 148

What a revolution would sweep the world if we who follow Jesus excelled in that which he most urged upon us!  What a different world it would be if we who follow Jesus were recognized by that which he desired to be our signature characteristic!

John 13:31-35

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A New Command

31-32When he had left, Jesus said, “Now the Son of Man is seen for who he is, and God seen for who he is in him. The moment God is seen in him, God’s glory will be on display. In glorifying him, he himself is glorified—glory all around! 33“Children, I am with you for only a short time longer. You are going to look high and low for me. But just as I told the [other] Jews, I’m telling you: ‘Where I go, you are not able to come.’

34-35“Let me give you a new command: Love one another. In the same way I loved you, you love one another. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Monte

May 1, 2007 at 9:01 am