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In the Presence of My Frenemies

April 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on In the Presence of My Frenemies · Faith and the City

As the parent of a teenager, I enjoy eavesdropping on the ever-fresh vocabulary of high school students. One of the most evocative and fascinating terms that my daughter uses is frenemy. Frenemy, of course, is a mash-up of friend and enemy. It describes a person who is a helpful companion some of the time and […]

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9-11 Sermon

September 11th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Faith and the City

Friends, It has been an usually quiet day in NYC, even with all the events marking this somber anniversary.  Still, we had a very well attended interfaith service at the church this afternoon.  I delivered this homily during our morning worship, and some of you asked that I post it here. All good blessings to […]

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