Day: February 2, 2012

UPDATE: President Obama’s remarks on prayer (circa 2011)

(This is the text from the 2011 National Prayer Breakfast! While the look back still is relevant today, we’ll get the 2012 remarks momentarily. Sorry for the mistake.) Keeping with tradition (going back to President Eisenhower), President Obama attended the National Prayer Breakfast. CNN has his remarks posted, which featured a lighthearted moment particular to …

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London clergy challenge Civil Partnership ban

Thinking Anglicans brings together multiple reports that a group of clergy in the Diocese of London have signed a letter calling for the Church of England to reverse its ban on civil partnership ceremonies being held in churches.

Candlemas and the Light of the Nations

Truly, every flame has become a sign of his Holy Spirit, the Lord and life-giver, the one who spoke by the prophets.

Truly, the many lights–and there are many–now bear witness to the one true Light.

Truly, all truth, all goodness, and all beauty, wherever they are found, have their source and find their goal in Him.