This episode of Isn’t It Time looks at the topic of relationships within the early Exodus narrative and in undoing oppression.
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Interactions: Isn’t It Time 9
A few more words on ” Coming Forth” from the Narrow Place, followed by this episode’s main topic: Interactions.
Coming Forth: Isn’t It Time? 8
What would it mean for us, collectively, to “come forth from Mitzrayim,” the Narrow Place of oppression? Trigger warning: political attacks on human rights, particular those of transgender youth and adults.
Far Enough? Isn’t It Time 7
This episode looks at the prophetic call, for Purim and other holidays, to act in “truth and peace” and our tendency to decide we’ve gone “far enough.”
Ending Points: Isn’t It Time 6
Is the point to get out? to get somewhere new? or to journey? This episode looks at Ending Points
Starting Points: Isn’t It Time 5
Starting points and explaining motivations in the Exodus story and community engagement.
Who Are We NOT? Isn’t It Time 4
A look at Who We Are NOT in the Exodus and Passover story.
Who Are We? Isn’t It Time 3
Re-reading Exodus for 2023 continues with a look at Who Are We? in the Exodus and Passover story.
Location and Identity: Isn’t It Time? 2
Re-reading Exodus for 2023 and the Passover season ahead continues with a look at location and its relationship to identity for individuals and groups.
Self, Possessions, Community: Isn’t It Time? Episode 1
thoughts about community, what happens if we separate ourselves from our community or communities — or from our government — and what are our obligations to the infrastructure around us.