Monthly Archives: April 2011

And then you


And then you A prayer by Walter Bruggemann We arrange our lives as best we can,to keep your holiness at bay, with our pieties, our doctrines, our liturgies, our moralities, our secret ideologies, safe, virtuous, settled. And then You— You … Continue reading

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Dayenu! I would be content!


Had God brought us out of Egypt and not divided the sea for us, dayenu! Had God permitted us to cross the sea on dry land and not sustained us in the desert, dayenu! Had God sustained us for forty … Continue reading

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Have you visited God’s creation or fallen in love with it?


When Death Comes When death comes like the hungry bear in autumn when death comes and takes all the bright coins from his purse to buy me, and snaps his purse shut; when death comes like the measle-pox; when death … Continue reading

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