Prayers and Meditations

What Kind of God?

April 5, 2020

A poem by the Indian poet Kabir (1440-1518) from translator Daniel Ladinsky’s Love Poems from God: Twelve Sacred Voices from the East and West.   “What Kind of God?” What kind of God would He be if He did not hear the bangles ring on an ant’s wrist  as they move the earth in their…

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So You Want to Talk About Lynching – a prayer

October 24, 2019

A Litany for Remembrance by Robert Hoch (October 24, 2019) Adapted from Michele Norris, “So You Want to Talk About Lynching?” in the Washington Post (23 October 2019) So you want to talk about lynching?   O God, we confess that we know too little about lynching.   A lynching involved a man or a…

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