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Redemptive Verses
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 12:55pm | Type: Magazine Article

Robert Hirschfield Poet and Vietnam vet Bruce Weigl writes of war and reconciliation.  POET BRUCE WEIGL inhab ...

The Slippery Slope of 'Snakeology'
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 12:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

John W. Kinney Theology is not about domination. That's the snake talking.  RECENTLY, several highly pu ...

Clear Eyes, Full Hearts
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 12:49pm | Type: Magazine Article

Casey Fleming A pregnant feminist reflects on the need for good male mentors in a society loaded with damaging masculine norms.  ...

The Possibility of Heaven
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 12:45pm | Type: Magazine Article

Edwidge Danticat "After all, hadn't God led me here so you and I can deal with this together?" my mother said.  ...

Death and Dying Resources
Originally Posted: 04/09/2014 - 10:09am | Type: Magazine Article

Resources for living well in the midst of death and grief. Death is the inevitable end to our lives and the lives of our loved ones. In the U.S., however, we often choose to ignore t ...

When Christians Love Theology More Than People
Originally Posted: 01/22/2014 - 11:16am | Type: Blog

The practical application of your love is just as important as the theology behind it. Our faith is evidenced by how we treat others. Does the reality of your life reflect the theory behind your spiritual beli ...

Refusing to be Forgotten
Originally Posted: 08/07/2013 - 1:12pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aimee Kang Korean sex slaves—so-called "comfort women"—stand up for respect and justice. TORU HASHI ...

It's Hard for a Rich People to Enter God's Kingdom
Originally Posted: 08/23/2012 - 11:31am | Type: Blog

No choice can really be made outside that second bit of the Greatest Commandment. And that's uncomfortable. It makes me uncomfortable. It would be so much easier if my choices were just between me and Jes ...

Faith On Foot at UC Davis: Blessed Are The Peacemakers
Originally Posted: 11/21/2011 - 12:40pm | Type: Blog

Thank you, Rev. Stoneking, for being a peacemaker and a comforter. Thank you for standing up for justice and mercy. Thank you for walking with grace. The video of police shooting ...

A New Matthew 25 Hymn: "O God, We Yearn For Safety"
Originally Posted: 11/11/2011 - 3:00pm | Type: Blog

This Sunday’s lectionary gospel is Jesus’ Parable of the Talents (Matthew 25:14-30). The following new hymn affirms that Jesus’ parable calls us to faithfulness even when it involves risk and challenge today. ...