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A man says, “Are you born again?” A woman replies, “I’m deconstructing. Does that count?”  WHY I STILL LIKE THE IDEA OF BEING BORN AGAIN I hated the term “born again” because it meant a magical conversion to strict beliefs and purity culture.  So I avoided it.  But I used it yesterday.  I was talking with someone going through a spiritual crisis where he feels like he’s starting all over again. He’s lived his life a certain way thinking everything’s fine when all of a sudden a spiritual crisis occurs and he’s thrust into a new way of living. It’s...

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