A WALK FOR JUSTICE

On Saturday, July 12, some 500 people took part in an ecumenical Walk for Justice March in downtown Cleveland. The purpose of the march was to call attention to the need for immigration reform. A prayer service at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cathedral preceded the march. I had the privilege of preaching the homilyContinue reading “A WALK FOR JUSTICE”

A TEACHABLE MOMENT ABOUT PUBLIC WITNESS

Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you? 1 Corinthians 3:16 Every so often I am reminded of the responsibilities of this holy office I hold in powerfully forceful ways. My most recent lesson came just the morning of June 22 at the Akron-Canton Airport. Anyone whoContinue reading “A TEACHABLE MOMENT ABOUT PUBLIC WITNESS”

BLAH, BLAH, BLAH, BLAH, BLAH. AMEN!

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer. Psalm 19:14 [ESV] Since the bishop election nearly two weeks ago, it seems that more people than I could ever imagine are interested in hearing what I’ve got to say. AtContinue reading “BLAH, BLAH, BLAH, BLAH, BLAH. AMEN!”