The Washington (DC) National Cathedral offered a service today for those who have died or been wounded in the Navy Yard shooting.
Day: September 16, 2013
Episcopal Bishop Douglas Fisher has written an ode to Mariano Rivera, a brave thing to do considering he leads the Diocese of Western Massachusetts. But as the Red Sox fan writing this item will tell you, if you don’t admire Mariano Rivera, you don’t really like baseball.
Timothy K. Morgan, who has been doing research on the uses of social media to memorialize the dead, asks and answers a provocative question: “Is using Twitter a religious act? I’m convinced it can be.”
The Washington Post:
Teachers are creating “safe zones” for students who have been subject to anti-atheist bullying, writes James Hamblin for The Atlantic
The Rev. Mike Angell went to hear some “white boy acoustic rock” at the 9:30 club in Washington, D. C. last week and got a sermon out of it.
Monday, September 16, 2013 — Week of Proper 19, 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 Psalms 56, 57, (58) (morning) // 64, 65 (evening) 1 Kings 21:1-16 1 Corinthians 1:1-19 Matthew 4:1-11 It’s extraordinary to watch …