Day: September 14, 2013

Tutu says Francis is a “tremendous breath of fresh air”

Archbishop Desmond Tutu sat for an interview with Sarah Pulliam Bailey of Religion News Service on the occasion of the announcement that Butler University and its neighbor the Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis were founding a center named in his honor. Tutu spoke about Pope Francis, among other things. An

A continuing UTO board member makes a case for change

One of the difficulties in making sense of the dispute that caused four members of the board of the United Thank Offering to resign in protest over revisions to their bylaws and a new memorandum of understanding drafted by staff members of the Church Center staff is that few of the remaining members of the UTO board have had much to say in

The price of whine

Feast of the Holy Cross (evening)

From Mount Hor they set out by the way to the Red Sea,* to go around the land of Edom; but the people became impatient on the way. 5The people spoke against God and against Moses, ‘Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? For there is no food and no water, and we detest this miserable food.’ 6Then the Lord sent poisonous* serpents among the people, and they […]