To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Monday, October 26, 2020

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Mark Y. A. Davies

Mark Y.A. Davies is the Wimberly Professor of Social and Ecological Ethics and director of the World House Institute for Social and Ecological Responsibility at Oklahoma City University. Click for more of his essays. OneWorldHouse.net

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State Of Emergency

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES Two things are clearly of great concern to our current president at the moment – low approval ratings and expanding investigations....

Trusting God On Climate Change

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES Like Sen. James Inhofe, Sarah Sanders recently intimated that she is trusting God to take care of the climate. Perhaps she...

Drumming For Love And Justice

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES In regards to the incident on Saturday, Jan. 19 in Washington, DC, relating to the Covington Catholic High School students, a...

The 1950s Without The Happy Days

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES From the 1950s to the early 1970s, there were some great things about the United States – strong unions, excellent K-12...

Not The Time For A Woman??

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES “Not the time for a woman.” Of all the comments that I saw coming from Democrats and progressive independents when Elizabeth Warren...

Indivisible

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES Elizabeth Warren announced New Year’s Eve that she is forming an exploratory committee to run for president. In other words, she...

Bad Parents

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES Why did you put your child in such a dangerous situation? Didn’t you know how dangerous it was to take your child...

Taming Jesus

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES The Roman Empire perceived Jesus to be a threat to its power, and it killed him using its most public and...

Diminishing Greatness

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES There are a number of things that have been great about the United States of America: Social Security is great! Medicare and Medicaid...