From the Rector

Getting Ready for Lent

It’s funny, some years it feels like I’ve barely had time to get the nativities put away before I’m mixing pancake batter and

February 25th, 2017|Categories: From the Rector|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Leviticus, Holiness, and the Sermon on the Mount

This weekend we’ll read from one of the most feared books in all the Bible: Leviticus. Recognizing the way it’s been weaponized

February 17th, 2017|Categories: From the Rector|Tags: , , , , |

Farewell and Welcome

For nearly a decade, Deacon Liz O’Donnell has guided our pastoral care ministries with compassion and faith. She has worked patiently over that time to serve people it would be easy for us to overlook: our sick, homebound, and hospitalized parishioners.

Sermon on the Mount

In our weekend worship right now, we're hearing the Sermon on the Mount, or what has been known as the gospel within the Gospel. In these three chapters of Matthew's gospel we are dropped into the deep end of the Christian pool...

Refugees

Last night I was invited to a screening of a film called After Spring by the parents of a classmates of one of my daughters. The film is about the Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan...

Dorothy Day, Love, and the Election

There’s a quote by 20th century saint Dorothy Day that has been rattling around my head and heart this past week: “I

January 20th, 2017|Categories: From the Rector|Tags: , , , , , , , |