Day: August 22, 2013

Map shows religious affiliation of members of Congress

How well are Episcopalians represented in the U.S. Congress? Well, we’re ahead of the Lutherans and Presbyterians, but Catholics, Baptists and Methodists have us beat. Check out this map from BuzzFeed. Here’s the state-by-state breakdown in list form.

Last print version of the Book of Common Prayer

Lamenting or applauding the shift from printed to electronic media is unproductive. The change is occurring both rapidly and irreversibly. However, the increasing reliance on electronic versions of the liturgy represents a troubling and growing challenge to TEC’s identity as a church united by common prayer rather than common belief.