We continue the celebration of the new life of Easter, as the new life of spring grows around us. This spring we are eagerly awaiting new life after such a prolonged period of cold temperatures. Even with the cold, trees are budding, the grass is turning green and daffodils adorn our gardens with their beauty. […]Read more "Homily: The Good Shepherd and Earth Day"
What do these two have in common? Come back tomorrow to find the answer!Read more "Good Shepherd and Earth Day"
This week I flew to the West Coast for a conference on the administrative software we use at William Paterson University. A variety of my colleagues from several departments attended this conference. One woman from IT was travelling with her husband and son on the same flight as myself from Newark to San Diego with […]Read more "Homily 3rd Sunday Easter B"
Unbelievable: Why Neither Ancient Creeds Nor The Reformation Can Produce a Living Faith Today by John Shelby Spong A very insightful assessment with imaginative resolutions.Read more "Have You Read?"
How is your Easter Season? Are we staying true to our call as a follower of Jesus? Are we remaining committed to all he taught? How are we keeping his mission and ministry alive?Read more "How is your Easter Season?"
Let us be very clear. Jesus was a non-violent person. When arrested, he said, “Put away your sword.” This Jesus,would not support violence especially the violence caused by guns. Guns are not a “God given right”.Read more "Jesus and guns"