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Monday, October 25, 2004

Two amusingnesses

First the story itself: Luther coming up with his theory (which, let us face it, is a bad start to any religion wherever it happens) on the bog. Found on Otto da Fe.

Secondly, the journalist's apparent belief that before Luther's "earthy" Christianity people thought that the soul was created by God but the body . . what?

Given the place of origin of this New Way, I can think of a bettter adjective than earthy, but those who are not fastidious will work it out for themselves.