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Elisabeth Mehl Greene

Elisabeth Mehl Greene
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Elisabeth Mehl Greene is a writer and composer working in the Washington, D.C., area. She is a visiting researcher at the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University, and recently published her first book, Lady Midrash: Poems Reclaiming the Voices of Biblical Women (reviewed here on CFT).

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Titus 1: 5-16—Harsh Words for a Church in Chaos

Lesson 20: “Amid all the polemic, it is hard to miss the brutal insult against all the inhabitants of Crete in 1:12: ‘Cretans are always liars, vicious brutes, lazy gluttons.’ They are acting more like animals than human beings! It is true that Americans today are hearing similar racist attacks on Mexicans as rapists and drug dealers, on lazy immigrants from Central America, or on people of color from ‘s---hole countries.’ But do we expect to hear such rhetoric from our Holy Bible?!”