Day: December 15, 2012

The Names

Charlotte Bacon, 6, Daniel Barden, 7, Olivia Engel, 6, Josephine Gay, 7, Ana M. Marquez-Greene, 6, Dylan Hockley, 6, Madeleine F. Hsu, 6, Catherine V. Hubbard, 6, Chase Kowalski, 7, Jesse Lewis, 6, James Mattioli, 6, Grace McDonnell, 7, Emilie Parker, 6, Jack Pinto, 6, Noah Pozner, 6, Caroline Previdi, 6, Jessica Rekos, 6, Avielle […]

Episcopal leaders respond to massacre in Newtown

The murder of 20 little children and 7 adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Connecticut; the multiple killings at a screening of a movie at a theater in Aurora, Colorado; the murder of 32 students and faculty at Virginia Tech; the murder of Amish children in Pennsylvania; the murder of 12 students and the wounding of 20 at Columbine High School in Colorado; the 5 deaths and 18 wounded at Northern Illinois University– and the list goes on and on.

What’s in a name?

Then the Lord said to me, Take a large tablet and write on it in common characters, ‘Belonging to Maher-shalal-hash-baz’, and have it attested for me by reliable witnesses, the priest Uriah and Zechariah son of Jeberechiah. And I went to the prophetess, and she conceived and bore a son. Then the Lord said to […]