Peg Conway

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Hurtful Stereotypes

by Peg Conway 03-07-2014

I was drawn into Brian McLaren’s “Beyond Fire and Brimstone” (February 2014) by the article’s introductory framing of the historical and cultural context of belief in an afterlife—but was brought up short later when he focused in on the Pharisees as elitist, judgmental, and indifferent to the poor as a contrast to Jesus.

Complex History

by Peg Conway 02-01-2011

As a mother of three, former doula, and active Catholic, I've long felt the disconnection between birthing and faith.