During the period of colonialism and when the Church aligned itself with the State, paternalism became the way of ‘ministering’ to indigenous people.
“What’s the purpose of life?”
“Nothing human’s not a broth of false and true.” —Frederick Buechner, Godric
Saint Patrick blamed himself.
According to South Indian Christian tradition, Saint Thomas the Apostle set sail for the Malabar Coast (present-day Kerala) in 52 CE.
One month into my junior year of high school and four months after my dad’s sudden death, I declared to my closest friends over school lunch mystery meat that I was quitting church, and, by extension, God.
“You may be all the Gospel your neighbor will ever read.” — Saint Francis of Assisi
At The Episcopal Academy we make every intention to inspire our students to care across differences.
My exploration continued into Seaport Village.
As Christians, Saint Andrew reminds us that following Christ requires us to surrender our need for notoriety and acclaim.