We don’t hear a lot from the book of Sirach, also called Ecclesiasticus, during the church year. It is considered a wisdom book, but is not canonical which means it is not approved for doctrinal teachings. As a wisdom book, however, we gain insight which is never a bad thing.
Sirach is discussing the prophet Elijah. Elijah was one of the most prominent and revered prophets in all of the Hebrew Bible. Elijah was a miracle man as well as […]
Commemoration of Sojourner Truth (1797-1883), Harriet Tubman (ca 1822-1913), Amelia Jenks Bloomer (1818-1894) and Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1850-1902), Pioneers and prophets
1 Peter 4:10-11
Religion without humanity is very poor stuff. — Sojourner Truth
I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.— Harriet Tubman
Man represents us, legislates for us and now holds himself accountable for us? How kind of him, and what a weight is lifted from us! We […]