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Common Sense

Who Would Jesus Firebomb: A Lesson in Humility (Lk 18:9-14)

Less than two weeks ago an explosive device was thrown through the window of the North Carolina Republican Party office in Hillsborough, NC. The words “Nazi Republicans, leave town or else” were painted on an adjacent building. 1,931 more words


Reflection: Be the Tax Collector

Reflection for October 23, 2016 – 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

If last week’s readings showed us the importance of prayer, then this week’s readings demonstrate how we should pray: in humility, trusting God. 418 more words

A Sermon for the Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost

The Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest
Abilene, Texas
Sunday, October 23, 2016

The Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost + Proper 25C
First Lesson: Joel 2:23-32… 1,345 more words


How Much More Humility?

Luke 18:9-14

This past Thursday I attended Fresh Start: a monthly gathering of clergy new to the diocese, or to a new position in the diocese. 2,048 more words