March 2020

Social and Godly Constructs

4th Sunday of Lent, March 22, 2020- 1st Samuel 16:1-13, John 9:1-41- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Every time I read this story of the blind man receiving sight at the hands of Jesus, I enter it in several ways. Sometimes it’s through the eyes of the Pharisees, steeped in a tradition that… Continue reading Social and Godly Constructs

July 2019

Mutually Exclusive Notions of Truth

5th Sunday after Pentecost - July 14, 2019 - Deuteronomy 30:9-14, Luke 10:25-37 - The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Jews and Samaritans were a people divided by a mutual hatred of one another embodied in cultural, religious and racial animosity. According to the Bible, Moses led his people from persecution and enslavement in… Continue reading Mutually Exclusive Notions of Truth