Category Archives: Web resource

Short Tips on Writing – and Climate

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Health Care: Unhealthy Effect

read full press release read 37-page chapter, “The Current State of Global Health Care Quality” read/download the full report  

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Theological Voices: Syriac Women’s Choirs

“We must have women’s choirs. You are baptized in the same baptismal font–men and women. You drink from the same communion chalice. You receive the same bread. So men and women must both sing!” So insisted the bishop Jacob of … Continue reading

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Implicit racial bias and the town gown

…pulling this highly recommended book down off my shelf to read again, in light of recent news events and necessary, valuable public outrage concerning the activities of a Harvard Humanitarian Initiative employee last week. City Mayor highlights what he hopes … Continue reading

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Improving Population Health: Can Faith Groups Help?

Yes, According to this Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, held in Raleigh, North Carolina, in March 2018. Learn more about the workshop and download a free pdf of the 9-page report

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Bibliography for Syriac Christian Studies

Looking up something I thought was obscure, this site gave me 400+ references! Learn more.      

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Extreme Poverty: Status Quo in the USA

“The United States is a land of stark contrasts…its immense wealth and expertise stand in shocking contrast with the conditions in which vast numbers of its citizens live. About 40 million live in poverty, 18.5 million in extreme poverty, and … Continue reading

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