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However we discuss god must be firmly grounded in the reality of impending doom.

Impending - about to happen, forthcoming

Doom - death, destruction, or some other terrible fate. Middle English doome, from Old English dom "a law, statute, decree; administration of justice, judgment; justice, equity, righteousness,”

These words carry a sense of dread to them, but it is worth noting that doom historically was more than simply death. Doom was about a setting right of the world and since we are such a shit show, people could only imagine annihilation and not transformation. Doom went from a setting right of the world to a destruction of it.

My intention is to explore the nature of the trinity, prayer, liturgy, faith, stewardship, and communion born out of the fear and the hope of impending doom.

Next chapter - Madly in Love With the World


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