Tag Archives: Gospel

  1. Paradox & Tension (Or, How to Become a Beautiful Instrument)

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    October 31, 2016 by jmw

    I’m probably the only one still ruminating about a conversation that has all but faded out of our minds and …
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  2. More Ways Than Jesus? Of course, but…

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    October 20, 2016 by jmw

    My friend Nathan recently wrote a blog post contending that there are more ways to God than Jesus. What follows …
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  3. St. Francis & the Light of Life

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    October 8, 2015 by jmw

    …everything that St. Francis did was an expression of his love for God in creation, which, you might say is what it means to see the world through light of Christ…

  4. Child/ren of God in the Cult of the Individual

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    April 20, 2015 by jmw

    There’s no such thing as an individual Christian.

  5. Religious Economies, Then & Now: Sacrifice and the Lamb of God

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    March 26, 2015 by jmw

    “…both the Jerusalem temple and neo-liberal capitalism are sustained by a religion of sacrifice. Each in their own complex way promise to deliver sacred goods or sacred meaning in exchange for sacrifice. And that is what Jesus’ action in the temple is all about. He has come to put an end to this economy.”

  6. Born of the Spirit of Hope – A Sermon on What It Means to be “Spiritual”

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    October 6, 2014 by jmw

    What does it mean to be “spiritual?” Here the author suggests that to be spiritual means to live in peace with the Spirit of the created world and live in hope for new creation.

  7. Looking for Love… { thoughts on John 4 }

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    March 23, 2014 by jmw

    One of my earliest memories of Saturday Night Life is a sketch where Eddie Murphy impersonates the Little Rascals character …
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