Day: September 23, 2013

Complexities of the Evangelical adoption boom

Kathryn Joyce writes in The New York Times: Evangelical adoptions picked up in earnest in the middle of the last decade, when a wave of prominent Christians, including the megachurch pastor Rick Warren and leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention, began to promote adoption as a special imperative for believers.

ABC, PB to meet in US

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori announced to the House of Bishops that the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby will be visiting The Episcopal Church in April 2014 for personal visit with her. … During his first 18 months in office, the Archbishop plans to visit all of his fellow Primates around the Anglican Communion. His desire is to build personal and professional bonds, understand the Primates’ work in its local context, and lay foundations for collaboration over the coming years.

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Monday, September 23, 2013 — Week of Proper 20, 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 80 (morning) // 71, (79) (evening) 2 Kings 5:1-19 1 Corinthians 4:8-21 Matthew 5:21-26 It’s not easy to make it …

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