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Day 8: Nazareth

Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley
Joseph's church in Nazareth

Day 8 was a visit to Nazareth: Both the Nazareth Village site reconstructing life in the time of Jesus, and the modern town with its two churches dedicated to Mary and Joseph

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Iced Tea

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley

The past two summers, as the weather has warmed, I've posted recipes for Iced Coffee (2017) and Cold Brew Coffee (2018).

I thought this year, it was time for iced tea.

Two preliminary comments:

1. I've tagged this post under "Coffee". Yes, I know. I hardly ever make posts about tea, and if I start doing so I'll create a new category and retag the post. For the time being, it's the closest category.

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Spirit as Love

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley

My sabbatical study project concerns a specific aspect of Trinitarian theology. (See my earlier post outlining what I planned to study).

Before reading books on this specific topic, I've been reading some more general works on the Trinity. My thinking is very rusty, and I need to enter the world of Trinitarian thought again at greater detail.

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How To: Free up space on low storage cheap Android phone

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley

I've owned a number of Android phones over the years. Some have been relatively high-end, with good RAM and storage space for their day. Others have been budget models, that come with the bare minimum to get things done. They're slightly slow and laggy to use, you can't install everything on it, but they do the job.

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Day 6: Jericho

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley
Man selling souvenirs at the St George lookout

Day 6 was a travelling day, spending time at Jericho and the springs at Sachne on the way from Jerusalem to the Galilee region.

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Day 5: Bethlehem, Herodion

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:30 -- James Oakley
Modern Bethlehem

Day 5, afternoon: We visited the Bethlehem area, including the Herodion south-east of Bethlehem, and the Church of the Nativity.

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