Rev. Misha Sanders

Stained Glass Ceilings

“The grandest thing has been the lifting up of the gates and the opening of the doors to the women of America, giving liberty to twenty-seven million women, thus opening to them a new and larger life and a higher ideal.” Rev. Olympia Brown, Universalist minister, known as the first woman minister whose ordination was recognized …

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Roots and Wings

Once there was a girl named Sophia Lyon. Sophia Lyon. That’s a fun name to say, you can say it out loud if you want to try it. Sophia Lyon. Now, today when we who are readers see Sophia’s name written down, most people would pronounce it a different way, which must have been very frustrating, (said …

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That Time the Rabbi Spiked the Punch

So, this really nice woman gets invited to a wedding. She takes her 30-year-old still-living-at-home bachelor son as her plus-one, and he invites his other single dude-bros to tag along as crashers. And, they get to this wedding, which I’m sure is lovely. The story doesn’t give us much detail, but we know that everyone got through …

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