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Sermons

J’accuse! Yr B Proper 23 by Amma Susan

“J’accuse …!” was an open letter published on 13 January 1898 in the newspaper L’Aurore by the influential writer Émile Zola. Zola accused the government of anti-Semitism and the unlawful jailing of Alfred Dreyfus, a French Army General Staff officer who was sentenced to lifelong penal servitude for espionage. Zola pointed out judicial errors and lack of serious evidence. The letter was…

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Puppets & Puppetmasters by Amma Susan 7.15.18

Herod Antipas was a puppet-king; a pawn in a religio-political venue. Out of his league, even criticized as a weakling, he was obscured by shadows thrown onto the throne by his father, King Herod the Great. But who in power wants to be ridiculed as powerless, a pawn, a mere puppet, controlled by strings pulled…

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