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Indigenous People’s Day, Malala, and Truth

Indigenous People's Day falling on the 5th anniversary of Malala surviving being shot by the Taliban this year has led Lindsey Paris-Lopez to consider how powerful men attempted to create and control their cultural narrative through silencing victims. But the transition from Columbus to Indigenous People's Day and Malala's survival represent the triumph of truth over lies. Will we let the truth set us free from the myths we make at the expense of our victims as well?

Interdependence Day 2017

Lindsey Paris-Lopez will not celebrate Independence Day. Instead, she “will celebrate our interdependence, our need and responsibility for each other,” and “repent of the damage that individualism and American exceptionalism are causing at home and all over the world.” Happy Interdependence Day.

Book Feature Sunday: A Journey with Two Mystics – Conversations Between a Girardian and a Wattsian by Matthew Distefano and Michael Machuga

The best theology is that which enfolds us and assures us that we are immersed in unconditional Love. The best friendships do exactly the same thing. A Journey of Two Mystics, by Matthew Distefano and Michael Machuga, is a testimony to the God who so loves us as to create us from love and in love for relationship with God and each other.

Praying Santa

Editor’s Note: For the last week of Advent, the Raven Foundation will be reposting past Advent and Christmas articles as we prepare our hearts and minds for the coming holy days....