Lutheran pastor Eric Clapp notes on his blog that Robin Thicke is getting off easy while Miley Cyrus is being slammed for their duet performance of Thicke’s hit song “Blurred Lines” at the Video Music Awards. He writes:
Day: August 29, 2013
The reunification of the Diocese of Chicago and the Diocese of Quincy has been approved as required by a majority of bishops and standing committees in the Episcopal Church, and the bishops of Quincy and Chicago announced today that the two dioceses will reunite on Sept. 1. The press announcement reads:
The Church of Nigeria is establishing its own cable TV channel. From Anglican Communion News Service:
A Texas church at the center of a measles outbreak in Texas is encouraging its members to get vaccinations, despite previous admonitions to the contrary from its founder, Kenneth Copeland. From ABC News:
Episcopal priests throughout the country are hitting the highway to minister to bikers. From Episcopal News Service:
I have been nourished by hundreds of Eucharists. Deep down, where I don’t usually notice it, they have fed my soul in a steady, sustaining way. Sometimes they are so rich my heart longs to prostrate itself before the altar in sheer awe and adoration. At other times I practically keel over with boredom. But each celebration is a mysterious source of life and strength, and I cannot explain why that is and how it happens.