The Common Good

Rev. Dr. Eric D. Barreto

Blog Posts by Rev. Dr. Eric D. Barreto

Posted by Rev. Dr. Eric D. Barreto 1 day 13 hours ago
Sometimes, we teach children the oddest Bible stories.It is certainly curious that we would decorate baby nurseries with images from the story of Noah’s Ark. The smiling elephants in the comically...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Eric D. Barreto 18 weeks 1 day ago
When I was a child, my vision of heaven was riddled with roller coasters and populated by Disney characters. Let me explain.Growing up in Puerto Rico, the American “mainland” to our north was for me...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Eric D. Barreto 1 year 9 weeks ago
In recent weeks, a number of controversial and divisive political questions have dominated the news. Race and voting rights, abortion in Texas, and marriage equality at the Supreme Court have opened...