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    I thought about diving in to Infinite Jest, but I don't have Infinite Time.
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    The Age of the Spirit: How the Ghost of an Ancient Controversy Is Shaping the Church by Phyllis Tickle and Jon M Sweeney - awful
    Remember Thy First Love (Revelation 2:45): The Three Stages of the Spiritual Life in the Theology of Elder Sophrony by Archimandrite Zacharias - awesome; an abbot gave me a copy, and I wish I'd gotten around to reading it sooner
    Sergeant Rex: the unbreakable bond between a Marine and his military working dog by Mike Dowling
    Men at Arms by Terry Pratchett
    The Earliest Christian Hymnbook: The Odes of Solomon by James H. Charlesworth
    Persecuted: The Global Assault on Christians by Paul Marshall and Lela Gilbert
    Mystic Treatises By Isaac Of Nineveh trans. A. J. Wensinck

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    Into the Black: The Extraordinary Untold Story of the First Flight of the Space Shuttle Columbia and the Astronauts Who Flew Her by Rowland White, Richard Truly
    Dr. Z: The Lost Memoirs of an Irreverent Football Writer by Paul Zimmerman, Peter King
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    I missed Paul: A Biography by N. T. Wright (it's pretty good, as one might expect)

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    Quote Originally Posted by One Bad Pig View Post
    The Age of the Spirit: How the Ghost of an Ancient Controversy Is Shaping the Church by Phyllis Tickle and Jon M Sweeney - awful
    Remember Thy First Love (Revelation 2:45): The Three Stages of the Spiritual Life in the Theology of Elder Sophrony by Archimandrite Zacharias - awesome; an abbot gave me a copy, and I wish I'd gotten around to reading it sooner
    Sergeant Rex: the unbreakable bond between a Marine and his military working dog by Mike Dowling
    Men at Arms by Terry Pratchett
    The Earliest Christian Hymnbook: The Odes of Solomon by James H. Charlesworth
    Persecuted: The Global Assault on Christians by Paul Marshall and Lela Gilbert
    Mystic Treatises By Isaac Of Nineveh trans. A. J. Wensinck

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    Into the Black: The Extraordinary Untold Story of the First Flight of the Space Shuttle Columbia and the Astronauts Who Flew Her by Rowland White, Richard Truly
    Dr. Z: The Lost Memoirs of an Irreverent Football Writer by Paul Zimmerman, Peter King
    Do you read these all at the same time? As in one sentence from Remember... then one sentence from Sgt. Rex and so on...?

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    Currently I'm going through the NIV bible, currently in Ezekiel. I'm also reviewing Living Language's Intermediate French, and testing out the trial versions of the Biblical Language Centre's online Greek and Hebrew courses.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Goulette View Post
    Do you read these all at the same time? As in one sentence from Remember... then one sentence from Sgt. Rex and so on...?
    Not quite in that granular a manner. The theological works generally constitute my commute reading material.
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    The Hunger Games and Philosophy: A Critique of Pure Treason by William Irwin, ed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rational Gaze View Post
    The Hunger Games and Philosophy: A Critique of Pure Treason by William Irwin, ed.
    Why? Why would someone write that? Why would anyone read that?

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    The Real Cassian Revisited: Monastic Life, Greek Paideia, and Origenism in the Sixth Century by Professor Panayiotis Tzamalikos
    A Newly Discovered Greek Father: Cassian the Sabaite Eclipsed by John Cassian of Marseilles by Professor Panayiotis Tzamalikos
    Hawk: A Novel of Vlad Taltos by Steven Brust
    Atomic Adventures: Secret Islands, Forgotten N-Rays, and Isotopic Murder: A Journey into the Wild World of Nuclear Science by James Mahaffey
    Comm Check....: The Final Flight of Shuttle Columbia by Michael Cabbage, William Harwood
    Resurrecting Easter: How the West Lost and the East Kept the Original Easter Vision by John Dominic Crossan, Sarah Crossan
    The Faded Sun Trilogy: Kesrith, Shon'jir, and Kutath by C. J. Cherryh

    On deck: An Ancient Commentary on the Book of Revelation: A Critical Edition of the Scholia in Apocalypsin by Professor Panayiotis Tzamalikos
    Clement of Alexandria on Trial by Ashwin-Siejkowsk
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    Quote Originally Posted by One Bad Pig View Post
    The Real Cassian Revisited: Monastic Life, Greek Paideia, and Origenism in the Sixth Century by Professor Panayiotis Tzamalikos
    A Newly Discovered Greek Father: Cassian the Sabaite Eclipsed by John Cassian of Marseilles by Professor Panayiotis Tzamalikos
    I wouldn't even pretend that I could get anywhere close to pronouncing his (it is a he, right?) name correctly.

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