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How Language Reveals our Moral Responsibility

July 11, 2011 2 Comments
MP Intern Ruthanne St. John takes a look at why the language we use to talk about sin matters, and how it reveals our moral compass 

To be powerful, language must be precise. Proverbs 25:11 says, “A word fitly spoken …

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Thoughts from an Editor’s (Blue) Pencil

September 14, 2010 1 Comment

An editor may need to mull over issues such as:

• Is it okay for a nonfiction writer to use gonna? Or should the editor change it to going to?

“What’s gonna happen to me and those I love? …

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