Perfect Power?

July 5, 2015, based on 2 Corinthians 12:2-10 and Mark 6:1-13 Fr. Matthew Kemp Earlier this week, while perusing the internet, I stumbled across a fascinating story about a mid-20th century Japanese woman named Satoko Kitahara. Satoko came of age just after Japan had done what had been considered unthinkable: surrendered to the Allied forces…

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Becoming All Things to All People

February 8, 2015, based on 1 Corinthians 9:16-23 Fr. Matthew Kemp It seems to be America‚Äôs favorite pastime: not baseball, but political elections and campaigns. Unless you live under a rock, you cannot escape the seemingly constant barrage of political ads, phone calls, and debates. We have presidential elections every four years, congressional elections every…

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