Silly virgins, late grooms, and the end of time as we know it

This sermon was prepared for the United Theological College’s Wednesday Worship, November 8, 2018 (using the coming Sunday’s readings for Year A, Proper 27, Matthew 25:1-13) Ten young women. I imagine them walking arm in arm—chatting—teasing one another—on their way to meet the bridegroom. They all go prepared: bringing lamps (in case it gets dark).Continue reading “Silly virgins, late grooms, and the end of time as we know it”