Monday - Sep 1, 2014
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SEXUAL ABUSE – A MEN’S ISSUE

Two young girls in Uttar Pradesh raped by upper-caste men and then lynched – by hanging from a tree (a common punishment for cattle rustlers and...

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AT ODDS IN OMAN

Allahu Akbar… The sound was haunting, arresting, as it wafted through the warm desert air of the Omani capital of Muscat. It was the Adhan, the Muslim...

Roots All posts

THE BANQUETS OF TWO KINDOMS

Matthew’s narratives often concretely illustrate his teachings elsewhere. In Matthew 14:1-12, Herod Antipas executes John the Baptist. In so doing, he also...

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THE HIGH PLACE OF HOUSEKEEPERS

when our family lived years ago in a rural village in Nepal, a late afternoon walk showed us women at their regular tasks. They walked with a harvesting sickle...