Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Problem With Asking Saints to Intercede

Saints are folk who made it to heaven. Their position is secure. No worries for eternity. That’s not the problem. The problem is that folk still alive might pray them to intercede with the deity on behalf of the petitioner. … Continue reading

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Thought for Today

Decent folks had to let the indecent folks do their thing; that was the paradox of decency. Piers Anthony, On a Pale Horse, DelRey Books, 1983 The conundrum of freedom seems to be of the same cloth. My freedom to … Continue reading

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The Low Temp

According to Answers.com, the average temperature in the Sonoran desert is 52º F in the winter, to 86º F in the summer. The thing about averages, though, is that they do not indicate the range from which the average is … Continue reading

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