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Just One God by Deborah Cummins | Monday, October 03, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 3rd, 2016

Episode 728 of 782 episodes

And so many of us. How can we expect Him to keep track of which voice goes with what request. Words work their way skyward. Oh Lord, followed by petition — for a cure, the safe landing. For what is lost, missing — a spouse, a job, the final game. Complaint cloaked as need —... Read more »

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