Archives for February 2012

Why I love Ash Wednesday and Lent Part 1: Sin

Ash Wednesday is my favorite day of the church year and Lent is my favorite season.  Our culture has quite ruined Christmas and Easter with Santa and the Easter bunny and all the grotesque consumerism and made for TV specials behind all of it. But oddly nobody waits every year to watch the Ash Wednesday [Read More…]

My testimony at the Colorado Senate Judiciary hearing on civil unions

I was asked by the Interfaith Alliance of Colorado to testify in front of the senate judiciary committee on the issue of civil unions for GLBTQ couples.  Here it is. Thank you Madam Chair and members of the committee. My name is Pastor Nadia Bolz-weber.  I am ordained in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and [Read More…]