Daily Lectionary with Prayers
and Reflections on Scripture and World
It took a year to read the Bible, then almost 9 months to read the Apocrypha. Now, I'm going to try to offer reflections on the Narrative Lectionary. But, I won't be posting daily--at least, for a while.
Friday, July 19, 2013
Misuse of the Poor, a Reflection on Amos 8:1-12
Long ago, prophets of the Lord told the people to refrain from harming the poor and the inevitable consequences when they did.
The more things change...
Try unemployement, ceo pay, A contemporary example is this warning from HUD on Predatory Lending
Imagine a world free from poverty. The World Bank has a vision of how this could happen.