Faith Without Works has Failed the George Floyds of America. We Christians MUST do better.

With tears in my eyes and a gnawing pain in my gut, I recently listened to a very wise friend of mine speak out on the murder of George Floyd. Her words were off-the-cuff and her nerves worn raw, yet she spoke with a realness, power and passion of which I could never be capable were these my circumstances. IT. BROKE. ME. DOWN. When I heard her say that there are no such things as allies anymore in the struggle for real equality in this…

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In the Epistle of St. Paul to the Hebrews it is written,

But when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things that have come, then through the greater and more perfect tent (not made with hands, that is, not of this creation), he entered once for all into the holy places, not by means of the blood of goats and calves but by means of his own blood, thus securing an eternal redemption. — Heb 9:11–12

A blessed Sabbath, my friends. Thank you again for joining us — even if remotely. Today marks what is probably, for…

Fr. John J. DiGilio, MLIS, JD

Gnostic priest, Buddhist practitioner, Social justice advocate. Visit my parish online at

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