Day: June 29, 2011

Wild Goose Festival draws progressives

The Wild Goose Festival drew an eclectic crowd of various faiths, primarily Christian, who ranged in age from toddlers to totterers. While they were diverse, their common accouterments were sandals, water bottles, hats and personal collapsible chairs.

C. S. Lewis defends same sex marriage

A great many people seem to think that if you are a Christian yourself you should try to make divorce difficult for every one. I do not think that. At least I know I should be very angry if the Mahommedans (sic) tried to prevent the rest of us from drinking wine. – C. S. Lewis

Peter and Paul

We celebrate two of our great founders today, Peter and Paul. The iconography of their friendship is an image of unity in diversity as well as a picture of reconciliation after conflict and, maybe, competition.

Episcopal youth, empowered for mission

The Episcopal Youth Event was “three long days of learning, prayer, worship and intentional Christian community that established new friendships across the vast geography that makes up the Episcopal Church.”