Despite the Odds, Justice Can Win

Writing about the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, Religious Institute president Rev. Marie Alford-Harkey argues, “Kavanaugh’s nomination may seem inevitable, but justice is possible if we join together. Now is not the time to give up.”

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Prayers: Masterpiece Cakeshop

Muslim Prayer In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Merciful, the One who created us as a diverse people in diverse communities. You teach us that diversity is a blessing and invite us to come to know one another. Help us to embody your teachings in our lives and our community. Guide and strengthen […]

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Religious Education Lesson Plans: Masterpiece Cakeshop Case

Below are a collection of primary sources that can be used as a basis for conversation in an adult religious education class. Below each primary source, there are questions for group discussion. “The Masterpiece Cakeshop Case: What You Need to Know”, ACLU This video, prepared by the American Civil Liberties Union (the entity representing the […]

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Responsive Reading: Masterpiece Cakeshop Decision

We are grateful for the gift of our lives and the gift of other people in our lives. R/. Each of us is created with dignity and worth. We are called to love one another and to do nothing to others that we would find hateful to ourselves. R/. We honor the many ways that […]

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