Day: September 16, 2013

Exit Sandman: The gospel and Mariano Rivera

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.

Is using Twitter a religious act?

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.”

Can’t Be Bought

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 …

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