Monthly Archives: September 2018

Repost: Willie Jennings on “Whiteness”

“No one is born white. There is no white biology…White agency and subjectivity–whiteness–forms as people imagine themselves being transformed and moving toward maturity in three fundamental ways: 1) moving from being owned to being an owner, 2) from being a … Continue reading

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“liberating Christians”

I like so many quotes from this interview, but here’s one that stood out to me right now: “It’s an absolutely urgent matter for us as a church to help liberate our people from all forms of oppression and I … Continue reading

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“our modern idolatry”

The sin of Whiteness is not really about skin tone, but about hubris and domination. The sin of Patriarchy is not really about birth assignment, but about greed and violence. Both sins are endlessly entangled in our modern idolatry of … Continue reading

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Review of Flame in the Night by Heather Munn

Flame in the Night is a YA novel based on a real-life French community in the throes of Nazi occupation. It fictionalizes the community members who helped organize an elaborate (and illegal) network to hide WWII refugees (mostly Jewish children). … Continue reading

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