Rev. Sumikawa reflects on Black Friday and relates it to a passage in the Larger Sutra.
Rev. Sumikawa’s message includes a story of a man who learns an important lesson from a Hawaiian fisherman while on vacation with his family.
Reverend Sumikawa picks up the thread of his “I have a dream” message in a talk that covers same-gender marriage, the conflict in Syria, and Peace Day.
Rev. Bert Sumikawa’s message ties together the 50-year anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s speech at the March on Washington and the question of same-gender marriage that is now before Hawaii and its state government.
Rev. Sumikawa reflects on the meaning of Obon.