Category: justice

The voice of Christ is peace

Monday in the second week of Advent Isaiah 35:1-10; Psalm 85:8-13; Luke 5:17-26 Psalm 85:8-9 I will listen to what the LORD God is saying, *   for he is speaking peace to his faithful...

When God gets real

One of the ways to understand Christmas could be to think of this day as a celebration of God getting real. Oh, God was real from before the creation. But with the exception of...

Guest blog sermon: A grown-up Lent

GUEST CONTENT! Tonight I was the celebrant at the evening Ash Wednesday liturgy at Christ Church Cathedral here in Cincinnati. The preacher was the Rev’d Canon Joanna Leiserson, and she offered one of the...

Remembering Haiti

Tomorrow is the two-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. In today’s 24-hour news cycle driven world, two years ago is practically medieval. While most of us sail along merrily, as if nothing...

The next Anglican controversy?

It has already appeared on Kendall Harmon’s blog, TitusOneNine. Those guys are uncanny at sniffing out controversies before they’re, well, controversial. The next big one is already brewing. Of course, I am speaking of...

Remembering Iraq

While most readers of 7WD are going on about business as usual, things are not so great in Iraq. Have a look at this photo roundup from the Big Picture for a stark reminder.