…every time All Saints Day rolls around, I can’t help but think of how the saints were spoken about, and used, in the pragmatic, popular faith of my Roman Catholic childhood. In that setting, saints were a lot like apps: mobile, easy-to-use, and applicable to all sorts of everyday situations.
Day: November 1, 2013
A looks at the draft measure that would permit women to be ordained Bishops in the Church of England shows some issues and unanswered questions buried in the fine print.
Archbishop Justin Welby commends the Continung Indaba as a way that allows Anglicans to remain in communion “that holds together in its diversity.”
The Vatican has asked national bishops’ conferences around the world to conduct a wide-ranging poll of Catholics asking for their opinions on church teachings on contraception, same-sex marriage and divorce.
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby addressed the 10th General Assembly of the World Council of Churches meeting in Busan, South Korea.
We begin with the color of the cempazuchitl, the Mexican marigold, and end with Easter white that is all colors and perfect light. We begin with a deep love of connections, community, roots, and are invited to remember that the fullness of the Christian faith that indeed transcends culture is the fullness of the Eternal Life we are offered in Christ!
Friday, November 1, 2013 – Feast of All Saints [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 111 (morning) // 112 (evening) 2 Esdras 2:42-47 Hebrews 11:32-12:2 Our second reading today opens with a list of heroes and their …