wednesday wisdom Archives - Bodhi Spiritual Center
This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from the civil rights leader and activist (and key inspiration for Dr. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech), Prathia Hall, who says we as freedom believers must not rest until it comes—for all members of our beLOVEd community.
This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from Mary Baker Eddy, the influential 19th century American religious leader and founder of Christian Science, on the time for thinkers and revolutions.
This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from Ernest Holmes, the American New Thought writer, teacher, and leader, on freedom as a birthright of everyone.
This week’s #WednesdayWisdom—following last week’s election and a holy “Oh, Hell No” from Rev. Lola Wright—comes from the Book of Esther, mentioned in Rev. Lola’s message last Sunday. It tells the story of a Hebrew woman born in Persia, Esther, who eventually is named queen by the ruling king, Xerxes. Learning of an impending massacre to her Jewish people within the kingdom, she successfully intercedes on their behalf, risking her own execution to ultimately become the savior of her people. Read More
This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow. Michelle, a renowned legal scholar and civil rights lawyer, stepped out of law and just recently announced joining Union Theological Seminary in New York as she is clear that beyond a legal problem, we have a moral and spiritual problem.