A Meditation on Isaiah 58 by Michael Ramos

A Meditation on Isaiah 58 by Michael Ramos

COVID-19 has stricken many in our nation, causing illness, death and devastation across this land.   The lives and livelihoods of millions of households urban, suburban and rural, big and small, have faced loss, challenge, isolation, and dislocation.  COVID-19 is not divine punishment.  Our initial federal reaction of unholy arrogance, refusing to take it seriously, delayed emergency response unmasking gutted preparedness, lack of protective gear expanding risk and impact, and declaring imminent victory in the face of tragedy is manifest sin crying out for God’s presence and healing.

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