Seeing Myself for the First Time

“I have chosen to struggle against unnatural boundaries.” – Gloria E. Anzaldua I have a distinct memory of being maybe 6 or 7 years old and really wanting to paint my nails. I don’t remember whether or not I had been explicitly told by that point that nail polish was “not for boys”; I implicitly […]

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Seeing Over the Crowd

I delivered this sermon yesterday at the parish I am currently interning at. For the readings appointed, including the Gospel reading, click here. Today’s Gospel reading is one of my favorite stories from the New Testament. The Gospel of Luke tells us that a man named Zacchaeus, a chief tax collector, heard Jesus was coming […]

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