Day: March 28, 2013

Frances Perkins wins Lent Madness ‘Golden Halo’

Frances Perkins, a modern, secular, lay heroine, beat out 31 other saints to win top honors in this year’s Lent Madness tournament. In the final round, she faced Luke the Evangelist, whom she beat by 926 votes. Forward Movement, sponsor of Lent Madness, issued this press release:

Wash feet

“. . . so you also ought to wash one another’s feet.” John 13:1-17-31b-35 I have to cut my toenails today so that my feet are presentable for the foot washing ritual that is part of the Maundy Thursday liturgy. I always feel so awkward baring my callused heels and long white toes to my …

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