Entries by Michael Iafrate

A Place at the Table

How often do we proclaim at liturgy that “all are welcome” while simultaneously excluding LGBTQ people and others?

Wednesday of Holy Week: Silence Crucifies

The church’s traditional name for today, Spy Wednesday, underscores the politics of Judas’ actions—and our own—to betray Jesus and his movement.

Day 11: Love Your Enemies

Among Christians committed to social justice, “love your enemies” is a popular saying, for we know it is central to the way of discipleship. But perhaps it has become a little too easy to rattle off.