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October 20, 2016
True confession: I understand Trump voters. I come from that place. We’re the same people...
June 28, 2016
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November 19, 2015
#Terrorism: Religion and Nationalism Aren’t Fixing It
Nothing like a crisis to clarify values. If the terrorist attacks in Paris have clarified...
November 10, 2015
People Who Have Come ALIVE!
What makes you come alive my friend? This week I grateful to bear witness to...
July 14, 2015
It’s a Both/And kind of world
There is a lot of either/or thinking in the common narrative today...and I think the world is...
July 02, 2015
Black Churches, Black Lives, the Legacy of Whiteness
Nation Building The United States government has failed at nation-building and democracy-creating more often than...
February 19, 2015
Apocalypse: What Death Cults Really Want
The recent Atlantic article by Graeme Wood, “What Isis Really Wants,” examines the Isis phenomenon...
December 16, 2014
Don’t Let the Light Go Out
The Feast of Hanukkah, commemorating the rededication of the Temple in particular and the resistance...
November 13, 2014
Just Yesterday I Got the Call
Just yesterday I got the call. “Reverend Maginn,” declares Chaplain Jason Dipinto who has faithfully...
November 11, 2014
In Flanders Fields by Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae (1915) In Flanders fields the poppies blow...
November 04, 2014
Election Day, November 4, 2014
Today is the day, friends. The day to VOTE. This is the day when we...
October 30, 2014
Conscience and Choosing the Hill to Die On
As of this writing, Maine nurse Kaci Hickox is under house arrest for her resistance...
September 09, 2014
The Courage for Compassion
Even After All this time The sun never says to the earth, “You owe Me.”...
November 19, 2013
Songs that Save Us
Emma’s Revolution came to New Orleans and offered a workshop focused on singing and songwriting...
October 24, 2013
To Becoming Silent
by Pablo Neruda (translation by David Breeden) Now, let's all count to twelve, then keep...
October 05, 2013
Beloveds, I believe that we are all in this together – and together, we can...
September 05, 2013
Bombing Again? But It’ll Work This Time!
There’s really no need to refer to specifics. When you’ve been a citizen of the...
January 25, 2013
Guns: Relationship Status: “It’s complicated.”
I first held a gun when I was eight years old. One of my uncles...
January 18, 2013
"You need not think alike to love alike." This was the wisdom of Francis David, spiritual...
December 24, 2012
For So the Children Come
For each child that’s born A morning star rises and sings to the universe who...
June 07, 2012
A Personal Relationship with God
The aspect of my personal faith that seems to bring about the most confusion in...
May 24, 2012
The Meaning of Memorial Day
I thought I understood the meaning of Memorial Day. I thought the military uniform hanging...
May 22, 2012
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