Bishop Mark Beckwite writes to the people of his diocese on the news that same-sex marriages may proceed in New Jersey starting Monday.
Day: October 18, 2013
Bill Tammeus, a Presbyterian elder and former award-winning faith columnist for The Kansas City Star, says that the church should be embarrassed at the level of theological ignorance among the laity.
Both Barack Obama and Cory Booker, the new Senator from New Jersey, are African-American Christians who have been deeply influenced by Judaism but in very different ways
When the Super Bowl comes to Giants Stadium in February, The Rt. Rev. Mark M. Beckwith
Bishop of Newark, is calling on Episcopalians to prepare for the influx of human trafficking “which has accompanied each and every previous Super Bowl.”
by Lisa Fischbeck Some Helpful Definitions and Challenging Questions In the autumn of each year the attentions of vestries and clergy across the church turns to thoughts of “the every member canvass”, “stewardship” and “tithing” (words that, for the most part, are not part of the average 21st century American’s lexicon). It is hard to […]
Friday, October 18, 2013 — Week of Proper 23, 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 16, 17 (morning) // 22 (evening) Jeremiah 38:14-28 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Matthew 11:1-6 The psalmist this morning asks the Lord […]