The Rev. Canon Mary Haddad extends the gospel command to ‘take no bags’ to the need we all have of sifting through the many unnecessary words, habits and stuff in our lives.Read More
Today and always, let no definition or division keep you from the table where all are welcome to be fed by God’s love in the bread and the wine , and in the communion of those gathered around the table.Read More
“Spirituality is more about whether or not we can sleep at night than about whether or not we go to church.” (Father Ron Holheiser). Canon Mary Haddad’s sermon invites us to think of Lent as a time to form life-changing habits that will endure for more than forty days. Science is on our side in this new exploration of an ancient tradition.Read More
“Love your enemies” - the spiritual bootcamp of the Sermon on the Mount. Canon Mary Haddad downgrades the command to “treat with kindness or compassion those who annoy or upset you” and makes a more accessible starting point to the most fierce of all the sayings of Jesus.
"The (Advent) Revolution Will Not Be Televised” - the Rev. Canon Mary Haddad turns to poet Gil Scott Heron as an alternate Advent voice in the wilderness for where not to look for the change will matter in the world.Read More