Was Atticus Finch a Racist?

by Rev. Kathleen Rolenz

When Harper Lee’s novel “Go Set a Watchman” was released, it unleashed a storm of controversy as her new book revealed beloved protoganist Atticus Finch as a racist. As a result, we have had to let go of one image of a “great man” for a different one. In this season of “letting go,” we’ll examine what it means to let old God’s die, allowing for new and promising possibilities.