11/16/14 – “Abuse of Power” by Rev. Diane K. HoogeSermons

by uccashland on November 16, 2014 with Comments Off on 11/16/14 – “Abuse of Power” by Rev. Diane K. Hooge comments

I suspect that it won’t surprise any of you to learn that this text from II Samuel isn’t in all lectionaries. However, upon visiting with Randy Ellison, and being touched by his work, I signed a pledge to speak out against violence. The bulk of data on this text tends to focus on David or Uriah. So, I’m inviting you to hear this text from my interpretation of Bathsheba’s point of view.

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