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The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long

Tom Long: The Wrong Town at the Wrong Time

Matthew 2:1-12

Epiphany - Year C

January 06, 2019

The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long (PCUSA)


Last fall in Washington, there was a very contentious Senate hearing over appointing a new justice to the Supreme Court. At one point in the hearing, one of the senators on the committee lost his temper, lost his cool, and melted down in rage. Shaking his finger at the senators from the opposing party, he shouted that they were acting disgracefully and conducting a sham process. And then he turned to the man being examined, the man who was nominated to the Supreme Court, and said to him, "You're looking for a fair process? Well, you came to the wrong town at the wrong time."

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