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    Thu, 21 Mar 2019
    blogInternational Day for the Elimination of Racial...

    Intersections Friends, On March 21, 1960, South African police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration in Sharpeville, South Africa. Since 1966, UNESCO has declared this day be remembered as an International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.The Collegiate Church has a rich history in solidarity with... more...

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    Tue, 5 Jun 2018
    blogKeep it Simple

    I believe God empowers each of us to look at the most complicated problems with Divine simplicity. That is the beauty of the dissent written by Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Monday’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in a 7-2 ruling in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd., et al v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. Justice... more...

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    Wed, 18 Oct 2017
    blogKeep Running

    “There has never been the slightest doubt in my mind that the God who started this great work in you would keep at it and bring it to a flourishing finish…” – Philippians 1:6a (The Message) The Apostle Paul might be characterized as the Usain Bolt of the Bible. Throughout his letters, Paul situates the Christian... more...

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    Thu, 5 Oct 2017
    blogGod Walk

    “Enoch walked with God after the birth of Methuselah three hundred years, and had other sons and daughters. Thus all the days of Enoch were 365 years. Enoch walked with God, then he was no more, because God took him…” – Genesis 5:22-24. In my Brooklyn neighborhood, it’s not at all unusual to walk past a... more...

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    Sat, 23 Sep 2017
    blogJoy, Joy, Joy, Peace and more Peace!

    I stood inches from the pealing wail of the Shofar during last week’s Rosh Ha-shanah services at East Side Synagogue. This commencement of the Jewish High Holidays and the welcomed entrance of the year 5778 reminded a full room of people of their purpose and God’s presence. In the Jewish tradition, the loud bleating of a... more...