Hair like wool

Both Daniel and Revelation compare God’s hair to wool. White enslavers used to say the same thing about hair like mine.

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June 23, Ordinary 12B (1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4–11, 19–23), 32–49)

When David steps out to challenge Goliath, he shifts from the acted upon to the actor.

My dad’s old Bible offers more questions than answers

What can I learn from what he underlined—or didn’t?

June 16, Ordinary 11B (2 Corinthians 5:6–10, (11–13), 14–17)

Paul has been wounded by the church, but he is driven to keep engaging.

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Hair like wool

Both Daniel and Revelation compare God’s hair to wool. White enslavers used to say the same thing about hair like mine.

What happened to US politics?

John Ganz explores the gritty political and cultural trends that erupted in the early 1990s and set the stage for the present.

Leading and lamenting with Nehemiah

Brenda Salter McNeil draws on her community organizing experience to find fresh lessons from the biblical rebuilder.

Politics

What happened to US politics?

John Ganz explores the gritty political and cultural trends that erupted in the early 1990s and set the stage for the present.

What is the rainbow in Genesis a reminder of?

This year during Pride month, God seems to have a lot of rainbow defenders online. But they aren’t getting the Bible story quite right.

What does ‘Christian nationalism’ even mean?

Could it really be all the different things people say it is?

Facing a world on fire

The contemplative life is about getting closer to reality, not retreating from it.