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Original Sin by Lawrence Raab | Thursday, September 29, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 29th, 2016

Episode 724 of 753 episodes

That was one idea my mother always disliked. She preferred her god to be reasonable, like Emerson or Thoreau without their stranger moments. Even the Old Testament God’s sudden angers and twisted ways of getting what he wanted she’d accept as metaphor. But original sin was different. Plus no one agreed if it was personal,... Read more »

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