Tag Archives: Social

Before their OWN Lord

Ah the Pointing Finger: so Righteous, so Powerful, so utterly missaimed. Continue reading

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All Our Times

The concept is complex and comes, in part, from our 12-step friends, but part of the work of spiritual life and growth means dying. It means letting go absolutely into the hand that holds all our times. Continue reading

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Patrick of Ireland, Anti-Slaver

Patrick is something of a cute, leprechaun-like figure that gives us an excuse to be stupid once a year. But he was a real person, with real experience of slavery and a furious response to slavers. Continue reading

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Outrage Merchantile, What’re You Buying?

There are people who make money off our likes and shares online and to make the most money, they try to sell us the one thing we’ll share with enthusiasm: rage. Continue reading

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Told Again

The Samaritan story prompts us to rush for our capes to go and “be a neighbor to those in need.” We need to stop and look closely at the story and our world in order to figure out who really needs rescuing. Continue reading

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Nudge, Nudge, Hint, Hint

We’ve chosen to hear the Old Testament as a collection of threats until even this invitation to choose life is considered Dire Warning. This is a mistake. Continue reading

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