HEJE Overview 4-19-17

QOTD 4-19-17

Sea level rise and destruction of water resources as glaciers melt alone may have horrendous human consequences. –Noam Chomsky Continue reading “HEJE Overview 4-19-17”

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HEJE Overview 4-16-17

Easter Day

Luke 24: 50-53:  And He led them out as far as Bethany, and He lifted up His hands and blessed them. 51 Now it came to pass, while He blessed them, that He was parted from them and carried up into heaven. 52 And they worshiped Him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy, 53 and were continually in the temple praising and[j] blessing God. Amen.

“Easter is about empathy.  About being ‘moved with pity,’ and intervening, when other human beings are robbed of rights and possibilities and resources that protect, sustain, fulfil and renew their lives.  Empathy opens tombs and resurrects lives.”

–The Reverend William E. Alberts Continue reading “HEJE Overview 4-16-17”

HEJE Overview 4-15-17

 John 19: 40-42: Then they took the body of Jesus, and bound it in strips of linen with the spices, as the custom of the Jews is to bury. 41 Now in the place where He was crucified there was a garden, and in the garden a new tomb in which no one had yet been laid. 42 So there they laid Jesus, because of the Jews’ Preparation Day, for the tomb was nearby. Continue reading “HEJE Overview 4-15-17”

HEJE Overview 4-14-17

Matthew 21: 12-13: “And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of them that sold doves, / And said unto them, It is written, My house shall be called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves.”
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