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Presiding Bishop urges the Church to ‘wake up’

Presiding Bishop urges the Church to ‘wake up’

Written by Michael J. Diorio, PhD on

Churchwide reconciliation initiative to launch this week [Diocese of Maryland] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry returned to his old stomping grounds in the Diocese of Maryland, bringing an inspiring message and encouraging Episcopalians to claim their role as members of the Jesus Movement.

My Peace I Give You

My Peace I Give You

Written by Denise Treviño on

I’m going to tell you a story about loving the stranger among us. I was not prepared for what happened when I attended a conference called “Facing Race.” As I sorted through possible workshop topics, I decided on “Multiracial Movements for Black Lives.” Its purpose was to better ...

They All Come Home

They All Come Home

Written by The Rev. Gayle Fisher-Stewart on

Anyone who has watched Ava DuVernay’s spirit-wrenching documentary on the 13th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which is streaming on Netflix, has had to grasp the cruel reality that although the United States has a little less than 5 percent of the world’s population, we have behind the ...

Seeing God in the face of Freddie Gray

Seeing God in the face of Freddie Gray

Written by CNN – The Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas on

Freddie Gray, Walter Scott, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, John Crawford, Jonathan Ferrell, Jordan Davis, Trayvon Martin ... Emmett Till. What do we have to do to stop these senseless fatal attacks upon black male bodies? Police body cameras, indictments, guilty verdicts and even DOJ ...

Bloody July

Bloody July

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The days immediately following July 4 left the nation wounded, heartbroken, and unsettled. On July 5, a police officer in Baton Rouge shot and killed Alton Sterling after pinning him to the ground. Alton had been selling DVDs outside a convenience store. On July 6, a police officer in a suburb of ...

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