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Paradise Lost – Chapter IV

Long and far have I wandered since last I read John Milton’s great work. I had forgotten how difficult it is. After many hours of puzzling, consulting Dartmouth’s fine annotated text, and looking up obscure words and place names with … Continue reading

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Who is Satan?

When Jesus told his disciples that he must go unto Jerusalem, despite the danger that he might be killed, his disciple Simon Barjona, who he had nicknamed Cephas (or Peter), meaning “the stone”, tried to dissuade him from going so … Continue reading

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