Faith and Empire

Christianity has had a complex historical relationship with Empire; at one time resisting it and at other times co-opting it. Indeed, Empire has come to be associated with America’s role in the world, and to some extant even culturally here at home. Yet, like the faithful rebels of Star Wars fame, there are those who resist. What does a faith that resists empire look like?

sermon by Rev. Dr. Joshua Snyder, read by Karen Davis