parable

when i was a kid, i learned the bible story where someone asks jesus how many times he should be expected to forgive another person. the forgiver suggests seven, and jesus says, "seventy times seven." i remember thinking that number was huge. that's 490 forgivenesses. i don't know anymore if i think it's too many … Continue reading parable

Supporting Palestine

I wrote this in 2014, but as Israel's ongoing violence against Gaza demonstrates, particularly in their response to the Great March of Return, it's as timely as ever. The only thing I would add now: Lift up Palestinian voices: read, exhibit, and promote Palestinians, cite Palestinians, invite Palestinians, reblog retweet and repost Palestinians. Let Palestine … Continue reading Supporting Palestine