A Better Offer

A compelling opportunity from Showing Up For Racial Justice.

“Let this radicalize you rather than lead you to despair.” — Mariame Kaba

Join us next Thursday for our webinar: Organizing White People to Stop Another Jan 6th, where we’ll share more about how you can join the work of out-organizing the Right. Register here: https://act.surj.org/a/organizing-white-people

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Rome Will Destroy Us: Resisting Anti-Judaism in John

Woman at wellA great opportunity for radical disciples as Lent approaches on our calendars. This free webinar starts at 8pmEST on Mon, February 24. Register HERE. It will be led by Rev. Anne Dunlap, Faith Coordinator for Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ).

The Lent 2020 lectionary readings from the Gospel of John are challenging for Christians trying to counter anti-Jewish/anti-Semitic interpretations of these stories. The choices seem stark, and the enemies seem clear. What alternative readings could there be that do not perpetuate dangerous interpretations that have been – and continue to be — the excuse for violence against Jews and others? Continue reading “Rome Will Destroy Us: Resisting Anti-Judaism in John”