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Hurricanes and Saints

November 1st, 2012 · Comments Off on Hurricanes and Saints · Faith and the City

It has been a difficult week here in New York City and in nearby areas battered by Hurricane Sandy. I pray that God’s comfort and courage surrounds all who still face flooding and the dangers of downed trees and power lines in their neighborhoods. I also pray for the countless brave souls (“saints” on this […]

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Shelter From The Stormy Blast

September 6th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Faith and the City

It’s good to be home.  My summer travels have taken me to North Carolina for a preaching gig, to Minnesota for study and family time, and to Atlanta for the funeral of a dear friend. After all the miles, it feels downright comforting to be buffeted by the rhythms of Manhattan. It’s good to be […]

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March 29th, 2012 · Comments Off on P-Soup · Faith and the City

This Sunday is Palm Sunday.  We are eager to celebrate this spirited Christian festival with you.  Children and adults, clergy and choir have been working creatively and faithfully to prepare for our upcoming Holy Week. We are ready to accompany you on the spiritual path that begins with Jesus riding into Jerusalem (Palm Sunday), that […]

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