November 2019

The Intersection of Satan and Saint

23nd Sunday after Pentecost, November 17, 2019, 2019 - Luke 21:5-19 - The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Not long ago, confirmands and their parents joined me in watching the Disney movie Maleficent, Mistress of Evil, the latest in a series of Sleeping Beauty sagas. But unlike stories of old that pitted unredeemable forces… Continue reading The Intersection of Satan and Saint

October 2019

Selah: Stop, Pause for Reflection and Praise

Reformation Sunday, October 27, 2019 - Jeremiah 31:31-34, Psalm 46, John 8:31-36 - The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - "Selah." We’re not quite sure what it means, but it appears most often in the Psalms, and three times in the Book of Habakkuk. Our best guess is that the word Selah is a musical… Continue reading Selah: Stop, Pause for Reflection and Praise