Prayerbook

Prayer and Politics

There’s a rule, isn’t there, that you should never discuss either religion or politics in polite society?  And here we Continue Reading →

Forgive — But How?

I believe in the forgiveness of sins. For me, it’s not just an article of the Creed to recite, it’s Continue Reading →

Preferring Our Demons

On first reading, this story just doesn’t make sense. Jesus has landed on the shore of the Sea of Galilee Continue Reading →

The Problem with God, with Us, and the Rest of Us

We have great problems with this, the final, passionate prayer that Jesus offers for his followers. He prays that we might be Continue Reading →

Listening for the Shepherd

    There’s an old hasidic story about a revered rabbi who was riding in a carriage with his young Continue Reading →