Mary, Joseph and Jesus as Refugees

By Barbara Blom
December 12 @ 10:26 pm

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees,   “A refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country because of persecution, war, or violence. A refugee has a well-founded fear of persecution for reasons of race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in a particular social group.” The Christian Gospel Mathew 2:12 -15…

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Cherry-picking the Bible Distorts Justice

By Barbara Blom
December 12 @ 10:26 pm

Harriet Tubman broke the law, the women suffragettes of Seneca Falls broke the law, Rosa Parks broke the law, MLK broke the law, Jesus broke the law. Breaking the law to create change is the American way, and it is also the Christian way. The Bible is a compilation of ancient stories, mostly oral stories,…

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