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April 3, 2018

Women friends

For many centuries friendship was considered to be a solely masculine fact, a “lofty” sentiment, cathartic, which uplifted the spirit: Achilles and Patroclus, Euryalus and Nisus, and also David and Jonathan – literature and the text of the Bible itself offer us famous examples. Women remained rigorously excluded, their friendship was neither worthy of note nor merited being recounted and exalte...

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Women friends

For many centuries friendship was considered to be a solely masculine fact, a “lofty” sentiment, ...

The lifeblood of the house flows between us, but it is from heaven

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The language of the spirit

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A true reason for living amidst horror

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Catalina Tomás Gallard

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​ Lydia: Leader of the first house Church in Philippi

Sometime around ca. 49 CE, Paul sailed across the Aegean Sea from Troas, in Asia ...

The spiritual energy of a pure friendship

Dear Friend, your letter made me sad. I too need you very much, I need ...

Born anew from on high for a new life

John 3:1-21 In this Easter season which we are now living the God News reaches ...

​Child brides in Florida

We thought they were an appanage of developing countries, but on the contrary child brides ...

​A thriller without rape or women butchered?

“Feeling that violence against women in fiction has reached a ridiculous high, the Staunch Book ...

​Education against the slave trade in Nepal

Improving the instruction and employment of girls and women is the principal means of trying ...

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