jerad's blog

Thankful Ecumenism

The body of Christ in Minnesota is stronger today than it was in May.


The mission of the Minnesota Council of Churches is to manifest the unity of the body of Christ and to build the common good in the world. Our mission is necessary because it can sometimes be hard to believe that there is any unity in the body of Christ at all – especially after we have seen how different Christians respond so differently to public health guidance around the COVID pandemic.


CROSSPOST: Court fails to grasp that protecting Indigenous people's freedom of religion means protecting their sacred lands

[Crossposted from Healing Minnesota Stories blog]

Indigenous spiritual practices are fundamentally tied to their sacred lands. That has profound implications for protecting their freedom of religion: The right to practice their religion without interference.