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One Nation … Under God?

The U.S. Pledge of Allegiance has included a controversial clause, “under God,” since 1954. Much debated and litigated, do the lectionary texts for July 3, 2022, offer insight into what that phrase might mean for people of faith?

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We Must Stop Stigmatizing Diseases

MPX, or monkeypox, is an orthopoxvirus similar to smallpox that has historically been seen in Africa. A recent outbreak in other countries has led to a public health challenge of communicating risk without stigmatization.

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To the Single Mom Who Struggles

I felt seen when a seminary professor voiced a prayer with a petition for “the single mom who struggles.” Having extricated myself from an abusive marriage, here are a few ways congregations can help those facing similar circumstances.

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