A benediction quoting William Sloane Coffin, with aspirations for unity, justice, and peace.
Archives for August 19, 2020
8/23 Readings: A Child Reborn
Moses was drawn out of the water and returned to his mother, not only to be safe but to be the one who saves, to be the one who would lead his people through a torrent of water toward the dry land of freedom.
St. Germaine de Pibrac, the Suffering Shepherdess
Life was not kind to Germaine Cousin (1579-1601). Her stereotypically cruel stepmother forced Germaine to have her bed in a shed, and she was not allowed to go to school, working instead as a shepherdess.
Let Us Be Bread
By Michael Smith Reading from the Gospel of John, 6:1-15 1 After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea of Tiberias. 2A large crowd kept following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing for the sick. 3Jesus went up the mountain and sat down […]