Category Archives: Worship and Prayer

Stanley Hauerwas on Living Prophetically Instead of Pragmatically During Advent

Theologian Stanely Hauerwas says, "Christians are called to nonviolence not because we believe that nonviolence is a strategy to rid the world of war. But, in a world of war as faithful followers of Christ we cannot imagine being anything other than nonviolent. And that will make the world possibly more violent because the world does… Continue Reading

Advent Meditations: Will There Ever Be Peace On Earth?

One day, the desire of every beauty pageant contested will come true: there WILL be peace on earth.  Of course, it is also the hope and prayer of all mankind. We all long for peace. We want the absence of war and striving, of hostility, pain, and death. We also want to see interpersonal conflict cease and… Continue Reading