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Jesus vs. Empire: A Religion of Creation

June 13, 2018

Last month, I had a chance to share with a group of clergy about an aspect of my faith that helps inform contemporary social critique. The session was playfully titled, “A Christian, a Jew, and a Muslim Walk into an Empire.” I’ve been interested in what faith in a time of empire looks like. Last summer, I pre..

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Annual Interfaith Iftar

May 11, 2018

Join Reservoir and neighbors for our annual interfaith Ramadan dinner. We're excited to host our 11th annual Iftar dinner for our Muslim neighbors, celebrating with them as they break fast at the end of the day on Saturday, June 9. We'll need volunteers to help set up, bring halal food items, and host during the ..

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A Criminal Justice Win: Governor Baker Signs Bill

April 20, 2018

Last Friday, April 13, Republican Governor Charlie Baker signed into law major criminal justice reform. Since 2015, our partner Greater Boston Interfaith Organization has fought for paradigm shifting criminal justice reform in Massachusetts with priority on: Reduction in the use of Mandatory Minimums for drug sent..

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Healthy Faith or Unhealthy Faith? 3 Questions to Ask

April 13, 2018

I remember a few years ago, there was a study done by the Barna Group that asked young-ish Americans what words they associated with Christian faith. The top word was "anti-homosexual". But also among the list of top words were "judgmental," "hypocritical," and "insensitive". A substantial amount of people said they ha..

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Come, Lord Jesus! – Revelation Bible Guide Day 30

March 30, 2018

Previously in Revelation 7“See, I am coming soon! Blessed is the one who keeps the words of the prophecy of this book.” Day 29 - 6th Friday Revelation 22:8-21 8I, John, am the one who heard and saw these things. And when I heard and saw them, I fell down to worship at the feet of the angel who showed them to me..

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River of the Water of Life – Revelation Bible Guide Day 29

March 29, 2018

Previously in Revelation 27But nothing unclean will enter it, nor anyone who practices abomination or falsehood, but only those who are written in the Lamb’s book of life. Day 29 - 6th Thursday Revelation 22:1-7 Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne o..

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