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El pan nuestro — Guest Post by Gerardo Oberman of Argentina

El pan nuestro Danos, Dios de la tierra y de los trigales, el pan nuestro de cada día. Ese pan que no nos pertenece, que es tuyo y que es generoso, que es pan para compartir, que es pan que … Continue reading

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“Lo, how a rose e’er blooming — Advent words for the solstice, from Argentina

For those in the northern hemisphere facing the solstice Gerardo Oberman’s beautiful words bring joy. Since he lives in Argentina — these flowers are around him. Translator Katie Fiegenbaum who is the vegetable manager for a farm wrote this: …  Funny … Continue reading

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A Prayer of Benediction for Pentecost from Argentina

A Prayer of Benediction for Pentecost by Gerardo Oberman Que la generosidad de tu soplo de vida transforme nuestra vida y la plenifique. Que la fuerza del viento de tu amor nos inunde y nos desborde. Que el fuego de … Continue reading

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Walls or Hugs — A message to the United States from Argentina

A poem for the United States posted originally in Red Crearte by Gerardo Oberman. It makes me weep. It also makes me hope.This is a new translation by Muftiah Martin Kimiti. Walls or hugs Build your wall. We will climb … Continue reading

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Resources for the Baptism of Christ Sunday

Two things to share. The first is by wonderful pastor John Danner of Sanibel, Florida who shapes doxologies each week to fit the theme of a Sunday. This is for the celebration of the Baptism of Christ. The second is … Continue reading

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¿Encontrará todavía fe en la tierra? (Lucas 18:8b)

The words are Gerado Oberman’s; the translation is Katie Fiegenbaum’s; the challenge belongs to us all! Una fe capaz de resistir lo injusto, una fe que sepa insistir, a tiempo y a destiempo, una fe que no se resigne, una … Continue reading

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Loving you, Jesus — prayer from Argentina

Difficult scriptures. Preachers avoid them. Leaders of cult groups use them to manipulate people into controlled living situations. Most of us read through them as quickly as possible. Not Gerardo Oberman, who takes what is arguably a very difficult text … Continue reading

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