FAITH OVERCOMES ADVERSITY – ALEXANDER CRUMMELL

Many will praise his understanding;it will never be blotted out.His memory will not disappear,and his name will live through all generations.Nations will speak of his wisdom,and the congregation will proclaim his praise.[Sirach 39:9-10] This Sunday, September 12, many Episcopal parishes will celebrate the life and legacy of Alexander Crummell, the first African-American priest to beContinue reading “FAITH OVERCOMES ADVERSITY – ALEXANDER CRUMMELL”

LENT 2021 – DAY 15

Jeremiah 5:1-9Romans 2:25-3:18John 5:30-47 Circumcision indeed is of value if you obey the law; but if you break the law, your circumcision has become uncircumcision. So, if those who are uncircumcised keep the requirements of the law, will not their uncircumcision be regarded as circumcision? Then those who are physically uncircumcised but keep the law will condemnContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 15”

LENT 2021 – DAY 10

Deuteronomy 11:18-28Hebrews 5:1-10John 4:1-26 The Samaritan woman said to [Jesus], “How is it that you, a Jew, ask a drink of me, a woman of Samaria?” (Jews do not share things in common with Samaritans.) [John 4:9] We don’t necessarily appreciate the tremendous value of water where I live in Northeastern Ohio because it isContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 10”