Day: April 28, 2013

An Episcopal School serving children with limited resources

Anna Julia Cooper Episcopal School is an independent, faith-based middle school for students of limited resources primarily from Richmond, Virginia’s East End neighborhood. All students receive a full-tuition scholarship to attend. Through a program focused on academic, social, and spiritual development, we help students set their sights on college and responsible citizenship.

Memorization and formation

by Lisa Fischbeck The year after I graduated from college, I worked for a marketing research firm in Dallas, Texas, where I befriended Pat, a woman who worked in the firm and whose husband was in the final stages of his life. By the time I knew him, Pat’s husband had already been ailing with […]

Who is Wisdom?

Daily Office Readings for April 28: Psalm 24, 29 (Morning) Psalm 8, 84 (Evening) Wisdom 7:22-8:1 2 Thessalonians 2:13-17 Matthew 7:7-14 Wisdom 7:22-8:1 (NRSV) …for wisdom, the fashioner of all things, taught me. There is in her a spirit that is intelligent, holy, unique, manifold, subtle, mobile, clear, unpolluted, distinct, invulnerable, loving the good, keen, […]