Brown Sweater I wear you this morning another skin as I did almost every day in college now in my seventh decade reclaiming the threadbare inner self no one can see through you the perfect cover for the color blind you are an obscure bird flying south your shape distinctively unrecognizable your arms extend into […]
Day: August 28, 2013
Speaking to an audience of born-again Christians the Archbishop of Canterbury called them to repent of their treatment of gays and lesbians.
Both Archbishop Justin Welby and former Archbishop George Carey are warning of the consequence of military action in Syria. From John Bingham’s article in The Telegraph on Welby:
From The Washington Post article:
From The Right Reverend Michael B. Curry, to Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane: I am writing to encourage you and others in positions of leadership to work together with those serving our homeless brothers and sisters to find a compassionate, constructive and creative way forward as you address the dilemma that came to a head last […]
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 — Week of Proper 16, 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 119:1-24 (morning) // 12, 13, 14 (evening) 1 Kings 3:1-15 Acts 27:9-26 Mark 14:1-11 […]
by Linda Ryan We have gifts that differ according to the grace given to us: prophecy, in proportion to faith; ministry, in ministering; the teacher, in teaching; the exhorter, in exhortation; the giver, in generosity; the leader, in diligence; the compassionate, in cheerfulness. Let love be genuine; hate what is evil, hold fast to what […]