Category Archives: Greatest Hits

The Demanding Tree (A Re-Telling of Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”)

“The Demanding Tree” by the Rev. Dr. Victoria Weinstein, revised Earth Day 2016 Once there was a tree.  And she loved a little boy. And every day the boy would come, and he would gather her leaves and make them … Continue reading

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The Bible: A Love Story

I gave this sermon in 2011. I post it here in response to a Twitter exchange with @Eugene_Debs. Here is the secular reading I used in the service. I think it’s great background. “What Is the Bible For?” The Rev. … Continue reading

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A Mouse On A Cat On A Dog

[I wrote this as a church newsletter column in 2000. Enjoy. – PB]   A Mouse On A Cat On A Dog After a lunch appointment one day last year in downtown Washington, DC, I walked around a corner and … Continue reading

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