“Spit and Mud: The Messy Miracle of Sight” (The Messy Miracle of Seeing Christian Racism)

How many times have you sung the words “I was blind but now I see?” If you’re like us, probably more times than you can remember, much less count. Have you ever stopped to think, though, “but now what?” What good is sight if it doesn’t give us vision? A vision for what’s really going …
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KAIROS Blanket Exercise Teaching & Sharing Circle

‘Building Positive Relationships between Indigenous & non-Indigenous Peoples’ Led by Indigenous Knowledge Keepers with extensive experience facilitating the KAIROS Blanket Exercise (KBE), these interactive Zoom-based sessions aim to build positive relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people through truth, sharing, and open dialogue. Based in Indigenous worldviews and using Indigenous teachings and protocols, this new series …
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KAIROS Blanket Exercise Teaching & Sharing Circle

‘Building Positive Relationships between Indigenous & non-Indigenous Peoples’ Led by Indigenous Knowledge Keepers with extensive experience facilitating the KAIROS Blanket Exercise (KBE), these interactive Zoom-based sessions aim to build positive relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people through truth, sharing, and open dialogue. Based in Indigenous worldviews and using Indigenous teachings and protocols, this new series …
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International Black Clergy Conference

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Ron Byrd Sr., The Episcopal Church’s missioner for Black Ministries, says the upcoming Nov. 10-12 International Black Clergy Conference will “get real” about transforming and empowering missional congregations, about facing common 21st-century challenges and even about the African diaspora itself. Bishops from Cuba, Colombia, Panama and Honduras will offer prerecorded …
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Pádraig Ó Tuama: Poetry and prayer in times of conflict

Lessons from an Irish Poet and Peacemaker Pádraig Ó Tuama, world-renowned poet, theologian and host of the Poetry Unbound segment of Krista Tippet’s award winning initiative On Being, will read selected works on conflict, peacemaking and reconciliation followed by Q&A. View online or in person at Tellus 360 in downtown Lancaster. Ticket and viewing options available for all or part …
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Highlighting Sin as Seen Through the Lens of Race–2020 Schaff Memorial Lectures

A Three-Part Webinar Series Overview Dr. Sarah Coakley, Norris-Hulse Professor Emerita at Cambridge University, will present the annual Schaff Lectures during a three-evening webinar series Nov. 10-12, 2020. Each evening of the series, Dr. Coakley will offer one presentation with interactive time afterward with those attending. In her three presentations, Dr. Coakley will address race/’racism …
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Faithful Anti-Racism in a Time of Pandemic

In this Online course, you’ll gain practical knowledge about racism and xenophobia in America today and critically discern its impact on COVID-19. You’ll explore the ways that theology and politics work to support or dismantle current racial disparities. You’ll develop faithful anti-racist responses to our present moment and recognize patterns of racist practices, structures and …
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