Fr. James’s Homilies

Racism: A Rejection of the Triune God

June 7, 2020

The Most Holy Trinity is the source of all being and the exemplar of all creation. Of all God's creatures, man and woman most resemble the Trinity. Only man and woman is capable of rational thought. Only man and woman can "know" and "love." Only man and woman were given the the commandment to have "dominion" over all creation. But when we forget where we came from and in whose image we were made, dominion leads to abuse. Racism is the fruit of a people who have forgotten their Creator. But there is a solution...