The invitation yesterday began with reading the wonderful story of Jacob's angelic dream (Gen. 28: 10-22). The prayer exercise was beautiful, too. But I could never add to this.
“The goal of the Christian life is not to save your soul but to transcend yourself, to vindicate the human struggle of which all of us are a part, to keep hope advancing," said the late William Sloane Coffin. In these pages we're all just trying to keep hope advancing at the intersections of faith, culture and politics during the age of American Empire.