Civilization and Its Malcontents

Rev. Dr. Janet L. Parker
Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ
September 24, 2006
Maybe we need to come down from the high ramparts of the fight over “Civilization” and pay more attention to the need for “civility.”  Perhaps our challenge today is to worry less about how changing gender roles and marital structures will destroy church and society and worry more about treating one another as we wish to be treated, as human beings who share a God-given human dignity. [PDF]