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Gospel of one’s own heart

    Jim is the chief mate on board the Patna, an old ship, carrying 800 Moslem pilgrims in the Arabian Sea.  He is young, idealistic, and a dreamer of heroic deeds.  One night the Patna runs over some floating … Continue reading

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Heroes and Role Models

  People need gods and heroes.  Worshipping something or somebody is a psychological need that has plagued mankind ever since the beginning of its history.  While God is a projection of all the goodness that man is capable of imagining, … Continue reading

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No one Killed Jessica

  The movie, No one Killed Jessica, would have been a disaster at the box office had it not been based on a real event.  The plot has no realism, the characters are totally unconvincing, and the story does not … Continue reading

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