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Schröder, Bach, Luther and me

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In celebration of Martin Luther's reformation Mario Schröder has choreographed Bach Johannes Passion.

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s reformation, Mario Schröder has choreographed Bach’s Johannes Passion and it’s breathtakingly beautiful.

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Reformation: true story or creation myth?

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Luther statue at Our Lady Church in Dresden. (Photo: public domain)

As we rejoice over not having to go to work and put on our Halloween costumes, we’re also asked to remember a little something a famous local guy named Martin Luther did 500 years ago. But what we’re commemorating may not have taken place quite as promoted over the past centuries.

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Death as a figment, life as tiny details

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Call it my own version of faith.

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I won’t be home for the holidays

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But perhaps I do wish I were rooted somewhere.

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Interview: Who got Christianity wrong?

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“Although they call themselves traditionalists, they are really ‘pop culture Christians’ reading into the Gospels non-existent antipathy to things like gay marriage and socialized medicine.”

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Mawlid: Happy birthday Muhammad

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Today is one of the biggest celebrations of the year in most Muslim countries.

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