Clair Mesick

PhD Candidate in Christianity and Judaism in Antiquity at the University of Notre Dame, currently completing a dissertation on authority and apostleship in the Corinthian correspondence.


In their response to Samuel’s declaration of the character of the monarchy they had requested for themselves, Israel tragically assented to the establishment of various structural injustices. However, the first step towards a world ordered by justice is rooting out the false belief that injustice is our lot.

Lectionary, The Politics of Scripture