U.S. District Court Judge C. Weston Houck today issued an order dismissing the federal lawsuit filed by the Right Reverend Charles G. vonRosenberg that seeks to keep Mark Lawrence from representing himself as the bishop of the diocese and using its name and marks. The judge ruled that the case should be decided on the state level.
Day: August 23, 2013
There is a whiff of transcendence in the new biopic about Steve Jobs and Jeffrey Weiss wonders what that says about how spirituality operates in our culture.
Al-Jazeera America began broadcasting on August 20th. But will Americans tune in?
Despite attempts by the Vatican to rein in women’s religious orders, Catholic Religious Women continue claim to the right to ‘faithful dissent.’
Antoinette Tuff talks about her encounter with Michael Brandon Hill after he came into Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy in Decatur with military style weapons and 500 rounds of ammunition.
A recent study suggests that the American taxpayer subsidized religion to the tune of $82.5 billion per year. But is that a bad thing? The sponsors of the study say it is.
Friday, August 23, 2013 — Week of Proper 15, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office (Book of Common Prayer, p. 980) Psalms 140, 142 (morning) // 141, 143:1-11(12) (evening) 2 Samuel 19:24-43 Acts 24:24-25:12 Mark 12:35-44 …