Christianity and Feminism

APRIL KOH TD ’14 Executive Director I am a Christian. I am a Yale student. I am a woman. Three identities that are not too hard to piece together, especially when you don’t think too much about it. A smart Christian girl. You see those everywhere. No surprise. But press the issue a little harder. Look a little closer, and you’ll see that those identities don’t really blend all so well– I wake up on a Sunday morning and feel a bit guilty for that brief slip in my thinking — “Do I have time to go to Mass today?” … Continue reading Christianity and Feminism

Peace, Which Transcends All Understanding, Including a Yalie’s

APRIL KOH TD ’14 Executive Director, Logos We hear it a lot in the Christian community: “Lord, give us Your peace, which transcends all understanding.” It’s almost become cliché — like, whenever we say “peace,” we have to tack on that verse from Philippians 4:7: “And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” But what on earth does “transcend[ing] all understanding” entail? What does that peace even look like? Here are some practical pictures of that kind of peace for Yalies: Peace even when you have three mid-terms and … Continue reading Peace, Which Transcends All Understanding, Including a Yalie’s