Josephine

Born and raised a good Michigander, moved to Austin on a crazy journey to seminary. Now starting a whole new journey into marriage and ordained ministry. But still (according to my husband) barely reverend.
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While working on a book chapter on sin, Eve came up. (You may act surprised, but I won't believe you.) I have been reading...
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In recent years there has been a whole lot of anxiety about the "Nones." (Nones are those people who, when asked their religious affiliation,...
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I have been devouring Carol Flinders "At the Root of this Longing" over the last few days. Ms. Flinders digs deep into the scars...
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Josephine Robertson St Paul's Episcopal Church April 27th 2014 2nd Sunday After Easter (Farewell sermon) Once upon a time, right now, God is dreaming. God looked on all God...
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Everything important begins in the dark. Everything that is, began in the dark/nothing/silence/timelessness before the first Word, and the fire, and an eternity in a...
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Rest the work is done the rules broken shattered exhausted eyes closed. The whole world keeps Sabbath while even God sleeps in the earth's womb. Today there is no point in rushing working building making the bread won't...
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The only reason they call it Good is because in the end God, is not like us. Did not finally have enough. Wash her hands of us when as predicted we tenants killed...
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When I first started reading Compline on a regular basis I didn't understand the Song of Simeon at all. It rang flat with me...
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I was raised in the Episcopal church, that will do certain things to a person. For example, someone raised from infancy within the pages...
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It is still Lent. You wouldn't know it from the pictures of "Easter Egg Hunts" hitting Facebook already. But it is still Lent. Now this...