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Save This Blessing

By Rev. Margaret Ernst Dedicated to Jan Richardson, in gratitude for her book The Cure for Sorrow: A Book of Blessings for Times of Grief save this blessing for when you most need it....

Defying the Pharaohs of Our Time

By Kelley Nikondeha Pharaoh's daughter was not the only one to see small bodies washed ashore. We have seen them too. Born into privilege, Pharaoh's daughter Bithiah* was nursed on narratives of Egyptian greatness....

Consuming Christianly?

Editor's Note: In light of the global health crisis of COVID-19 and the resulting scarcity of items like hand sanitizer and face masks, ESA is reprinting Al Hsu's thoughts on consumption from a Christian...

How Can We Achieve Peace?

Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity...