Day: August 1, 2013

Six reasons to pray Compline with kids

Father Jeff Jackson of Hamilton, Ga., makes a beautiful suggestion to enhance your family’s prayer life, and create peace as your children get ready for bed. Say Compline daily with the kids. (I wish I had done this with my own children as they were growing up.) He writes:

Sociologist Robert Bellah dies at 86

Robert Bellah, acclaimed author and sociologist of religion, has died. Dr. Bellah was Elliott Professor of Sociology, Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, and an active, faithful Episcopalian. Christianity Today reports:

Jonathan Daniels pilgrimage

Civil rights activist Jonathan Myrick Daniels died in 1965 saving the life of a teenage girl, Ruby Sales, who will participate in this year’s Aug. 10 pilgrimage honoring Daniels and others killed during the civil rights movement. Gloria Larry House who was with Daniels will also participate.

Rejected gifts

St. Joseph of Arimathaea Everyday Mysteries With others she manages a website for the Diocese of Colorado highlighting congregations’ creative ministries: