The Rev’d Stephen C. Holton
Christ Church, New Haven, Conn.
The Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
September 1, 2019

In this homily for the 12th Sunday after Pentecost, the Sunday before Labor Day, the Rector invites us to think of how we value one another—and how we are valued ourselves. Are we slaves to productivity? Or do we recognize ourselves, one another, and all Creation as made in the image of God—beloved by God simply because we exist?