Her recent preaching series Feasting on the Word (co-edited with David L. Bartlett) continues to be essential to many Episcopal priests, but Barbara Brown Taylor’s influence goes well beyond the pulpit.
Day: May 29, 2013
In the aftermath of a vicious anti-semitic attack on a northern New Jersey synagogue, the local interfaith community rallied around Rabbi Nosson Schuman and his congregation. Rabbi Schuman’s synagogue, Congregation Beth-El, which also serves as his home, was firebombed as he and his family slept.
From Anglican Communion News Service: The Archbishop of Cape Town, the Most Revd Thabo Makgoba, the chair of the Anglican Communion Environment Network (ACEN), is encouraging the 85 million Anglicans in 38 Provinces to use new ACEN prayers and resources from South Africa and England in church services on or around Environment Sunday (2nd June) …
WalesOnline’s Clare Hutchinson reported on Rowan Williams, at a talk on the imagery in religion, where he briefly reflected on a participant’s question that:
It’s obvious to see the good news this story offers to everyone whose wheels have fallen off. This is good news to those who have been obviously stupid and self-indulgent.
It is less obvious how good this news is for the elder son.