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:
Day: August 1, 2013
From the Vero Beach Newsweekly: When Father Chris Rodriguez brought his family here from New Jersey last September becoming Trinity Episcopal Church’s new rector, he discovered a congregation that was hurting and needed help.
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:
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.
St. Joseph of Arimathaea Everyday Mysteries With others she manages a website for the Diocese of Colorado highlighting congregations’ creative ministries:
by Jennifer Phillips Why do they come and not receive? Why do they come and receive when not baptized? Today a visitor appeared at the rail with hands out and I fed her not knowing who she might be- after the service she came and told me she was Jewish, a friend of someone who …