In the season of “top stories” of 2011, what do you think the most important religion story of the last year was?
Day: December 30, 2011
The Church Times reports that attendance at Christmas Services seemed to bump up compared to last year in Great Britain.
Steve McSwain wonders if the church can snap out of its collective insanity? Or will a continuuing inward focus and world-avoiding behavior drive more and more spiritual people away from religion?
This weekend, the Presiding Bishop, Katharine Jefferts Schori, appears on the American Public Media radio program On Being with the Dali Lama, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, Muslim scholar Seyyed Hossein Nasr, and host Krista Tippet. The discussion originally took place on the Interfaith Summit on Happiness at Emory University in Atlanta on October 17, 2010.
The banner headline at the Daily Office site I frequent reads: Frances J. Gaudet, Educator and Prison Reformer, 1934. Prison reformer…. The week after The Feast of the Incarnation is usually festive –folks take time off from work, school, or travel to see family and friends and all the like. We still have another week …