"Do you see this prisoner?"

Meeting with Sing Sing seminarians

In the context of a seminary class behind bars, Jesus' question to Simon is a probing and challenging one.

The untied knot

June Carbone and Naomi Cahn follow the life trajectories of two couples with much in common—but not marriage.

A parable and its baggage

What the Prodigal Son story doesn't mean

The Prodigal Son is often read to mean that God loves sinners, whereas the Jews thought God only loved the righteous. This makes no sense.

Sects without tradition

The story of Pentecostalism and social change is now familiar. What's surprising is how closely it echoes trends in modern Islam.

"Do you see this prisoner?"

Meeting with Sing Sing seminarians

A parable and its baggage

What the Prodigal Son story doesn't mean

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Reflections on the Lectionary

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