Jesse Zink, an Episcopalian seminarian at Yale Divinity School is journaling his summer travels in sub-saharan Africa on his blog “Mission Minded”. Jesse is a former YASC missionary and is traveling around the Anglican Church in Nigeria this summer. He gives the background to his trip in this post on his blog.
Day: June 25, 2011
There’s an editorial in the New York Times today that decries what the editorial board sees as a growing consensus that solution to this nation’s economic woes involves cutting programs that are intended to help lift the poor into the middle class:
At Episcopal Youth Event, presiding bishop leads call to mission: ‘Get connected and heal the world!’
Late last night the governor of New York signed the bill allowing for legal same-sex marriages within the state. Episcopalians across the state are sharing their reactions.
While he was still speaking, suddenly a crowd came, and the one called Judas, one of the twelve, was leading them. He approached Jesus to kiss him; but Jesus said to him, ‘Judas, is it with a kiss that you are betraying the Son of Man?’ When those who were around him saw what was …