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Praying With Black People for Darker Faith

Praying With Black People for Darker Faith

Praying With Black People for Darker Faith                         Praying With Black People for Darker Faith   Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better. Martin Luther King Jr.   It always seems impossible until it’s done. Nelson Mandela   Break any of these rules sooner than say anything outright barbarous. George Orwell   The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. Jesus in John 10:10     Introduction   For more than 500…

Reformation 500 roundtable – Dinning with Thomas Muntzer

Reformation 500 roundtable – Dinning with Thomas Muntzer

Reformation 500 roundtable, Union Theological Seminary’s magazine   You find yourself seated next to one of the Protestant Reformers at a dinner party. Who would it be? What questions would you ask? What would you tell them about the current state of the church and the world?   While I am a reformed theologian, deeply influenced by Calvin’s theology, I’d choose to sit with reformer Thomas Muntzer. This is what I would say to him: “Rev. Muntzer, Luther’s calling you Satan still goes on. People are still scared of you! To the point that there is barely anything in seminaries…

Nossos índios – Demarcação Já!

Nossos índios – Demarcação Já!

Nossos índios Vivem entre mil flagelos Saques, e destruição Mortes e destituição Morreram, morrem e morrarão Todos Todos nós Vistos como animais, São objetos de abuso, e exploração Para eles nada é preciso Nada é devido Nada é dividido O capitalismo desenvolvimentista É nossa salvação E toda salvação Vem de uma destituição Pois que os índios sejam nosso bode expiatório Pois eles sempre serão Nada mais Que provisórios Pois que se arranquem seus olhos que se arranquem seus olhos O futuro da nação Precisa de energia e monoculturas projetos faraônicos e seus donos Latifúndios sem fim Isso é só o…

Easter 2017 – Only Women Should Speak on Easter Sundays! John 20:1-18

Easter 2017 – Only Women Should Speak on Easter Sundays! John 20:1-18

Clique here to read the article: http://www.onscripture.com/only-women-should-speak-easter-sundays They Have Threatened Us With Resurrection Nos han amenazado de Resurrección Julia Esquivel [Begin Page 97]It isn’t the noise in the streets that keeps us from resting, my friend, nor is it the shouts of the young people coming out drunk from the “St. Pauli,” nor is it the tumult of those who pass by excitedly on their way to the mountains. It is something within us that doesn’t let us sleep, that doesn’t let us rest, that won’t stop pounding deep inside, it is the silent, warm weeping of Indian women without…

Sermon – On Oscar Romero: Between Life and Death – What to do?

Sermon – On Oscar Romero: Between Life and Death – What to do?

This sermon was preached at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington DC on March 28, 2017. Sermon – On Oscar Romero: Between Life and Death – What to do? Texts – Ezekiel 37:1-14 / John 11:1-45 – Texts after the sermon May the peace of Christ be with you. I am so grateful to be here. It’s truly an honor to be with you all at this wonderful seminary! I want to thank Professor Debora Sokolove for the first invitation. My gratitude to Dean Robert Martin, Doctors Lucy Lind Hogan, Debora Sokolove and Veronice Miles for a wonderful dinner last night. To president David…