Mission and Unity of the Church as Our Way Forward

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Orthodox Rabbi Comments

You want to do this the way Jesus would? Then, look to us, your Orthodox Jewish big brothers and sisters.

We do not base Judaism upon belief. We do not seek to discriminate between 'good' Jews and 'bad' Jews. We do not enshrine hatred (GLBT people are 'bad', etc.) in our Jewish documents.

What do we do? We embrace all Jews. ALL JEWS!

Suggestion: Get over all your politics. Dump the Book of Discipline. Get over the 'we are the real McCoy but you (fill in the blank) are sinners and going to Hell' nonsense.

Faith is not about power and control, people.

Ben more than 3 years ago

Notable Quotes


"So much of American Christianity is tightly wrapped up with control, nationalism, xenophobia, and racism that folks are walking away .... So conservatives hunker down and shut out questions and despise doubt. What is actually needed are faith communities that provide safe space for questions and doubt, that recognize them as an important part of growth, that show love no matter what."

– The Rev. Charlie Baber, "Wesley Bros: Old Arguments, Same Story"

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