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A Dreadful Week in America

Last night, not far from the place where a sniper shot President Kennedy, another sniper targeted police and transit police officers. They were on duty during what was, until the shooting broke out, a peaceful protest notable for the cooperative … Continue reading

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We Must Be Clear, White Racism is Sin

According to The Counted, a project of The Guardian, 136 African Americans have been killed by police so far this year. Alton Sterling was number 135. Philando Castile was number 136. In a CNN interview, Valerie Castile, Philando’s mother, said … Continue reading

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Weeping for Orlando

Thus says the Lord: “A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation and bitter weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children, because they are no more.” Jeremiah 31:15In Orlando and throughout our land, we hear the prophet’s voices of lamentation and … Continue reading

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