“Why The Silence?” Forgive me the Cynicism … (on Women in the Church)

I don’t know about you, but when I first read this it shocked and appalled me. During the times of Jesus, the religious leaders prayed at least three times a day and always thanked God for three specific things: Thank God that I am a Jew and not a Gentile. Thank God that I am […]

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Men have been talking about men for so long, they don’t even realize it.

I recently wrote about my frustration and confusion with the Church and particularly my church.  It seems to me the Church is ignoring the stories of women in the Bible, and historically as artists and theologians, and in the Church worldwide. Now I don’t have history or theological degrees, but it doesn’t take those to […]

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The big man. The little woman. And the Fall. [A Poem]

Today I read in the New York Times  about how little men are threatened by their [more successful] women. Significant or otherwise, he doesn’t want her to pay for dinner. Or drive him here or there.  He insists on opening the door. A pretense as he drinks to her, because she pays for their sweet vacation and the fancy car he drives. […]

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