A sermon that finds the courage to know the difference in the wisdom of a modern day prayer that invites release from the jail of inaction in the face of an earthquake as well as the impact of rapidly fired bullets.
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The Sermon – The Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost (Proper 19 Year C) preached in my role as Priest-in-Charge Christ Episcopal Church Middletown, New Jersey – September 11, 2016. This sermon can viewed at
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