Faith reflection for Sunday, May 22 now online

Christina Warner reflects on the lectionary texts for Sunday, May 22:

These passages, as with many, are both comforting and confounding to me.  The idea that refuge from persecution comes not in this world is easy enough when we take seriously the gravity of suffering throughout the world.

This strikes closest to home when I consider the way individuals in poverty experience institutional and interpersonal hardship consistently, while more privileged communities experience the support of these very same institutions.

Read the entire reflection.

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