West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church

Afraid of Faith

October 20, 2013

by
Reverend Kathleen Rolenz

Faith, according to the Apostle Paul, is” the substance of things hoped for; the evidence of things not seen.” What exactly does that mean? We’ll explore one of the most troubling stories in the Hebrew Scriptures, the near - sacrifice of Isaac by his father Abraham because “God told him to.” Is that the kind of faith that makes sense to skepti- cal Unitarian Universalists? The answer will surprise you.