I would venture that in this country too often we have allowed “moralism” to take the place of “morality.” There’s a big difference. Morality looks inwardly. Moralism looks out and looks down.
A Sermon for Candlemas: Knowing Jesus necessitates a hope that refuses to die and a bravery earned through vulnerability.
https://youtu.be/uuAg7n7Kt-Q “I’ll show you how to fish for people.” Are there any words from Jesus that make most Episcopalians nervous? “I will show you how to fish, for people.” Maybe you remember the old King James, “I will make you fishers of men.” Same idea, more antique more gendered language. Still made Episcopalians nervous. Why?... Continue Reading →